Professional Dog Training

What's in your Dog Walking Course?

Here's what you'll get:

  • A Quick Start guide, to get you started on the course.

  • A sturdily bound set of 13 course modules that lies flat for ease of study. They contain detailed, practical information that guides you towards becoming a professional dog trainer. In the online edition, we provide the modules as online PDFs.†

  • 39,000 words of practical how-to text. Not only about training dogs but also how to set up your own business and win clients.

  • ‘How to Achieve More!’ Planner. It contains forms for self-discovery and vision, a 12-month goals' planner, a study plan and scheduler, study tips, and a monthly reflection and assessment form. Exclusive to your course. † See More

  • 27 videos. Over 4 hours of information. Sit back and watch how to train dogs - and their owners.

  • 6 tutor-marked assignments. Your assignments will be carefully marked with personal advice by an experienced tutor.

  • A useful case that keeps all your course material †.

  • A start up kit of business and dog training forms that you can personalise with your own name and contact details.

  • An 8-week class training programme with details of each session. It shows you what to cover on each day.

  • 'How to succeed in your distance learning course' booklet. Tips and advice on how to successfully complete your course. This booklet is not available elsewhere.

  • 'How to Write Assignments' booklet. This booklet offers useful guidance on how to prepare your assignments.

  • A Study Guide and Planner that helps you organise your study.

  • 39 Self-Assessment Exercises. They occur throughout the course to help you get organised. They also check that you can tackle each of the topics covered.

  • Question and Answer sheets for you to have your queries answered.

  • 4 Bonus Items. With the printed edition of the course, we also provide you with a Whistle, Dog Treats, a Clicker and a Dog Treat Bag.

Plus! Access your course online

  • You'll get access to all the course modules and assignments online when you register.

  • Online student's database. Add your name to the database, and get in touch with other learners.

And when you complete the course, you'll get the following free items:

  • A Diploma to frame and display on your wall.

  • An 'Approved Dog Trainer' logo to use on your site.

  • A press release sent to your local media (if you want).

  • An open reference that shows you have completed the course, and which may open doors for you.

  • The right to use the post nominal letters Dip. D.T. (BC) after your name.

From time to time we may improve or amend the items mentioned here.