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The Professional Dog Walker Certificate course

£199.00 £159.20 ex. VAT

Working as a dog walker has become an increasingly popular career but it is still an unregulated profession. While working as a dog walker does not require any specific qualifications, we have designed this certificate course to provide you with knowledge and understanding of how to be a professional dog walker.

Module 1. Legislation and transportation

1.1       Know UK countrywide and local legislation

1.2       Know how to transport dogs safely

Module 2. Working with dogs and clients

2.1       Understand exercise, physical health, and mental wellbeing

2.2       Understand group walks and multiple dogs

2.3       Know how to work with clients

2.4       Understand lone working and emergencies

Module 3. The impact of dog walking

3.1       Know the potential impact on environment, people, and other animals

Module 4 Planning for potential problems

4.1       Know canine emergency first aid

4.2       Understand canine body language and play