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Dog Training Business Pathway

999.00

Start your own dog training business

The Career Academy dog training courses lead you through modules for fundamental canine care approaches. The best dog training online courses include an overview of the seven main breed groups, help you understand canine behaviour, and open the door to a smart start for your dog care business. Use our dog training business pathway to gather your needed skills and knowledge. Access guidance for writing your initial business plan, understand the best approach to planning for profit and complete a section on financial analysis. Enrol today to learn what it takes to start a dog training business.

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Course Duration

18 Months Access
| ~400 Study Hours
Study at your own pace – students generally complete one module per-week. See our free course guide for detailed duration information.

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Be awarded with a certificate of achievement on completion of this course.

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I FEEL LIKE I HAVE FOUND MY PASSION!

I’ve gone from working in a pathology office to now hanging out with some super cute dogs!’ Janet’s journey is far from over, and she has big plans to take her career even further. Ultimately, she hopes to help expand her friend’s business to include mobile grooming, a must-have for many clients in today’s busy world.

COURSE BENEFITS

  • Learn about what drives canine behaviour
  • Discover a terminology framework for canine psychology
  • Gain a certificate of achievement
  • Access useful resources for business planning
  • Learn what banks need to see on your business plan
  • Understand some key facts about the canine care market
  • Position yourself as a knowledgeable applicant with dog training business certification
  • Upskill while you earn – study at your own pace

COURSE CONTENTS

This qualification comprises three components:

  1. Introduction to Dog Care
  2. Canine Biology
  3. Dog Health Part 1
  4. Dog Health Part 2 -Illnesses and Treatments
  5. Dog Breeds
  6. Breeding
  7. Dog Behaviour and Training
  8. Grooming
  9. Other Dog Services
  1. Nature and Scope of Canine Psychology
  2. Canine Senses and Communication
  3. Understanding Natural Canine Behaviour
  4. Canine Behavioural Development
  5. Canine Behavioural Disorders
  6. Basic Dog Training Principles
  7. Dog Obedience Training
  8. Controlling a Dog’s Movement
  9. Training Working Dogs
  1. Starting Up
  2. Preparing your Business Plan
  3. Marketing and Social Media
  4. Budgeting, Forecasting and Cashflow Management
  5. Planning for Profit
  6. Fundamentals of Payroll
  7. Understanding VAT
  8. Financial Statement Analysis

We donate a portion of all course proceeds to the ISPCA

  • The Irish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ISPCA) is Ireland’s largest national animal welfare charity, and represents a number of affiliated member societies.  Together the ISPCA and our members help, rescue, treat and responsibly rehome tens of thousands of animals of all different species.
  • The Career Academy donates a portion of all course proceeds to the ISPCA, with the funds going toward their rehabilitation and adoption programs.

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There are no entry requirements or prerequisites to enrol on this course. You can enrol online directly by clicking on “Enrol Now” and following the prompts.  

Alternatively, you can enrol over the phone with our friendly student advisors – call 01 437 8559 or email info@careeracademy.ie

This course costs €999.00 or only €25 per week on a no-deposit, interest-free payment plan. Click here to get started now. 

This course takes approximately 400 hours, and you’ll have up to 18 months to complete. Study in your own time, at your own pace. Most of The Career Academy courses are designed so that you do one module a week, but if life gets busy, you can apply for a course extension if you need more time.

Upon completing this course, you could obtain work as a Dog Trainer. 

Contact a friendly student advisor on 01 437 8559 to learn about potential career outcomes and where our courses could take you. You’ll also receive a FREE CV review.

Your course is delivered through our online learning platform, which you can access from any web browser 24/7 to work whenever and wherever you want. You can also interact with your tutors and other students within the learning environment. Online learning allows you to make the best use of your time and puts all the necessary resources at your fingertips. There are no set course start dates; you can start whenever you are ready, and your tutors and student services will check in on your progress and help you every step of the way.

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Absolutely! You’ve got a 14-day cooling-off period (trial period) at the start of your course. Take that time to review all your learning material and get a feel for online learning. If you decide the course isn’t for you within the trial period, you’ll get a full money-back guarantee*.

Suppose you are looking to open up your own Dog Training business. In that case, it is essential to understand canine care and know your obligations as a business owner. The Career Academy Dog Training Business Pathway is a comprehensive course that covers the fundamentals for success.

* Excluding €25 administration fee