Animal Welfare & Science

Introduction

Course Title: Level 2 Certificate of Technical Competence in Dog Walking
Course Code: AC123

Department: Animal Welfare & Science
Course Type: Part Time Day



If you are looking to work as a dog walker or are already doing so this is the qualification for you.

Overview

Qualification

City & Guilds Level 2 Certificate of Technical Competence in Dog Walking

Course Content

This qualification covers the skills you will need to progress to work as a dog walker and is supported by The Pet Industry Federation.
Topics include:
- roles and responsibilities of a professional dog walker
- legislation and Codes of Practice
- breeds and behaviour
- walking and controlling a dog
- problems, injuries and emergencies

Entry Requirements

An interest in dogs, and a reasonable level of English

Next Steps

Further college-based animal management qualifications at either level 2 or level 3

Career Opportunities

Own dog walking business or franchise