Level 2 Canine Care, Training and Management - Writtle University College

Level 2 Canine Care, Training and Management

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About the Course

This course is aimed at students who already have a basic knowledge of dogs and training and want to broaden their knowledge in all aspects of the canine world. It is ideal for those wishing to make a career with dogs.

Areas of Study

The course includes the canine human interface, breeding, learning stages, training methods, nutrition, behaviour, health, genetics and the dogs' role in our society.

This course has both theory and practical elements allowing students to gain hands on experience. There are four large (or more smaller) assignments to be completed during the course which will be marked along with the practical sessions.

Method of Assessment

Written and practical assessments.

After Completion of Your Course...

The course will support the Kennel Club Accreditation Scheme for Instructors in Dog Training and Canine Behaviour.

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Day/Time - Thursday Evenings


Study Mode - Part-time
Course Length - 30 weeks

You will need...

Some experience of handling and training dogs and access to a dog for practical training sessions.




01245 424200

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Friday 9am-4.45pm

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