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Certificate in Showing Dogs (Level 2)
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Course Summary:

Get the best out of your dog, and gain the confidence and knowhow you’ll need to achieve competition success, with this course.

This course will provide students with insight into canine behaviour, movement and breed, enabling them to achieve their dog’s full potential at shows and pageants.

You’ll receive your first unit as soon as you enrol, so you can start whenever you want, and progress through the course at your own pace, studying when and where you choose.

Our Support Promise:

You can phone or email your tutor at any point during your course – to ask questions, for advice, encouragement or to draw on their wealth of

You can also contact the support team who are here to help you Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm.

What you will Learn

Unit 1 

  • Introduction
  • Learning
  • Methods of study
  • Structure of the world of dogs
  • Ethics

Unit 2 

  • Showing
  • Understanding breed type

Unit 3

  • Anatomy
  • Physiology
  • Conformation

Unit 4

  • General care
  • Training
  • Grooming
  • Breeding

Unit 5

  • Stewarding
  • Ring procedures
  • Interpretation of standards
  • Judging

Unit 6

  • Summing up
  • Responsibilities of show management
  • Responsibilities of the Kennel Club
  • Roads to success