Learn about canine psychology, senses and behaviour, and basic dog training and obedience techniques. This dog training course is for anyone who owns dogs, works with dogs currently or plans to work with dogs in the future.
"I love this platform of learning. It is fast, easy to use, and provides me with the precise information I need without having to pay a ridiculous amount or spend a large amount of time studying subjects which are not relevant to what I need to learn. I am about to start my second dog trainer course, and with the belief that we can never stop learning I am sure I will constantly return to Online Courses Australia and continue to use this platform of learning for the foreseeable future." - Natalie Jacobson
Our dog training course is ideal for: people who want to work with dog training or animal daycare, responsible dog owners and those who want to work in the dog care industry.
In this course, you will gain practical insights into the following:
- How canine animals think and communicate
- The behavioural development of puppies
- The basic concepts behind dog training and how they can apply to different situations.
- The movement of dogs through training and other methods.
- The roles of working dogs and the outline of how they can be trained.
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Online Courses Australia's Animal Care graduates regularly start their own businesses. Graduates have also been employed in various animal care businesses. On completion of this dog training course, you may be able to apply for jobs such as:
- Pet shop staff member
- Animal trainer
Enrol now to get instant access to this course and start learning immediately.
Why students love learning with us
We don't use dense academic text books. Instead, we design digestible step-by-step modules and high-quality video sessions, backed by 24/7 tutorial support. The lessons are all taught on demand, and assessments are generally short answer or multiple-choice and can be re-taken as many times as needed. They’re perfect for people with busy lives and families who want to better themselves while unlocking better opportunities.
We are CPD endorsed. Completing CPD-endorsed learning gives you CPD Points. These points are recognised by employers. You will receive evidence of your CPD points on your Course Completion Acknowledgement and digital badge issued by Credly
100% online and on-demand
Enrol at any time and study on your own terms. Assessments are designed to improve comprehension rather than test the recall of facts in a timed setting.
Dedicated round-the-clock support
We're here to help, whenever and wherever you need it. Access expert support from a tutor by email or phone (Mon-Fri) or reach us on live chat, 7 days a week.
Real world, industry-led learning
Our courses are designed in collaboration with institutions, employers and industry experts to equip you with practical, real-world skills that will advance your career and broaden your mind.
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- Running your own mobile dog grooming business
- Working in a pet grooming salon with other qualified groomers
- Branching out into other areas such as dog training, competition dog grooming or teaching
- Pet Shop staff member
- Animal Trainer
- Dog Trainer
Course Delivery + Learner Support
Delivered 100% online, no classroom required
Instant access (simply enrol online, anytime)
Assessments are short answer and multiple choice
Fast turnaround on marking (within 1 business day)
One on one mentor support
6 months access
Live chat, 7 days a week