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Canine Welfare, Training and Behaviour

  •  Open College Network West Midlands Level 4 Diploma in Canine Welfare, Training and Behaviour- 603/4823/9

This qualification has been developed in partnership with Animal Jobs Direct. This qualification has been designed to provide learners with an in-depth knowledge and understanding of canine welfare, training and behaviour. Learners will gain knowledge of canine force and fear free training and behaviour to enable them to understand how to modify and connect with canines on a psychological level. Learners will develop knowledge of canine anatomy and physiology and the influence on behaviour. They will develop an understanding of the impact of too much or too little play and exercise on canines. They will be able to manage a dog training class and canine behaviour problems. They will develop a deeper understanding of canine nutrition and learning theory. Learners will also develop the knowledge to understand the role of guardians and the influence of compatibility on canine ownership and the impact of lifestyle on canine behaviour and training.

In order to deliver a qualification, centres must meet the requirements to deliver the qualification (which can be found in the Qualification Guide) and complete the Qualification Approval Form (QAF).

Follow the link below to the qualification guide where you will also find the units.


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