Tutor Support Included

Learning remotely doesn’t mean you’re on your own! You’ll be able to message your tutor through our industry-leading learning platform.

Flexible Payment Options

Enrol today from £9.99 deposit & spread the cost over 24 months

Learn At Your Own Pace

Study wherever and whenever you want. You’ll have access to your course for two years so you can fit your learning around your other commitments.

Tutor Support Included

Learning remotely doesn’t mean you’re on your own! You’ll be able to message your tutor through our industry-leading learning platform.

Flexible Payment Options

Enrol today from £9.99 deposit & spread the cost over 24 months

Learn At Your Own Pace

Study wherever and whenever you want. You’ll have access to your course for one year so you can fit your learning around your other commitments.

Lines now closed
- Click here to Request a Callback
25% OFF Save £241.00 - Don’t miss out!

Level 3 Diploma in Canine Care, Behaviour and Welfare (RQF)

Get in touch with us and we’ll call you back
Get in touch with us and we’ll call you back
OUR PASS RATE
Animal Care & Veterinary Science (National Average 74.9%)
86.8%
  • SALE Savings End Midnight Tuesday 12th March
  • SALE Savings End Midnight Tuesday 12th March

Level 3 Diploma in Canine Care, Behaviour and Welfare (RQF)

Key Points

  • Learn the essentials of canine care
  • Confidently be able to apply the knowledge gained to real-life scenarios
  • Develop or enhance existing skills in canine care, behaviour and welfare
  • Complete the course within 6 months
  • Gain a nationally recognised RQF qualification
  • Benefit from flexible online learning

Overview

The Level 3 Diploma in Canine Care, Behaviour and Welfare has been developed by animal care professionals. Designed in collaboration with employers within the canine care sector, this qualification is perfect for those seeking employment in the canine care industry.

The knowledge you gain will allow you to explore opportunities in animal welfare, charities, the pet care sector or a behaviourist role in a veterinary practice.

You will gain a wealth of knowledge on canine care, exploring behaviours, training and legislation, all designed to help you start your new career.

Your passion for animals paired with the knowledge gained from this Ofqual regulated qualification can lead you to an exciting new profession.

Getting Started

learndirect is one of the UK’s leading online course providers. This Level 3 Diploma in Canine Care, Behaviour and Welfare is regulated by the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual). So you can be confident that the material is relevant and meets Animal Activities Licensing (AAL) Higher Standard requirements.

Our online courses give you the flexibility to engage with your studies whenever suits you best.

The benefit of online learning is you can plan your studies around your existing commitments. So, you’re able to progress with your learning in a way that works for you, without the stressful balancing act.

You’ll gain essential knowledge regarding canine care, allowing you to work towards a fulfilling new career. With no classes to attend or timetable to stick to, you’re in control of the pace and place of your learning.

What’s more, we have dedicated and experienced online tutors to support you throughout your course. As well as all the material being readily available as soon as you enrol so you’re able to start right away.

All your course content is engaging and related to real-life scenarios. So, you can gain real-life experience in preparation for a career in canine care.

Modules

This course consists of 7 units

Unit 1: Canine Legislation

On completion of this unit you will:

  • Understand legislation relating to canines
  • Know situations where legislation may be enforced

Unit 2: Canine Origins

On completion of this unit you will:

  • Know the origins of and links between evolution and canine behaviour
  • Understand canine social behaviours
  • Know canine breed traits
  • Understand ethology

Unit 3: How Canines Learn

On completion of this unit you will:

  • Understand canine learning theories
  • Know canine dominance theory
  • Understand force free canine behaviour modification
  • Understand reinforcement and punishment in canine training

Unit 4: Canine Behaviour

On completion of this unit you will:

  • Understand canine body language
  • Understand aggression, fear and stress in canines
  • Know the escalation of aggression in canines
  • Understand canine behaviour issues

Unit 5: Caring for Canines

On completion of this unit you will:

  • Know stages of whelping and puppy development
  • Understand canine first aid
  • Know basic canine grooming for welfare
  • Understand positive stewardship

Unit 6: Care of Canines in Settings

On completion of this unit you will:

  • Understand care of canines in different settings
  • Understand diseases affecting canines in different settings
  • Know the risks of working with canines
  • Understand canine environmental enrichment

Unit 7: Moving Canines Safely

On completion of this unit you will:

  • Understand safe canine handling practices
  • Understand safe canine walking techniques
  • Know how to restrain stray canines
  • Know canine related legislation
  • Understand stress when moving canines

Entry Requirements

This course is open to anyone aged 16 and above.

Minimum Age Restriction

16

Average Completion Timeframe

You have 24 months to complete your course.

Certification Timeframe

Learners can expect their certification within 6 months of completing the course, following the (EQA) External Quality Assurance of assessment.

Course Fees

All course fees, inclusive of all payment plans including our Premium Credit Limited option, must be settled before certification can be ordered.

Each unit concludes with an online assessment. Once your tutor has confirmed that you have completed all your assessments, your work is internally verified and submitted to the Awarding Organisation for external assessment. They will release your qualification certificate to us once this external verification process is successfully completed.

When are you assessed?

As you’re in control of the way in which you learn, you’re also in charge of when you hand in your assignments. This enables you to take as long as you need to thoroughly understand the unit before completing any assignments.

SEG Awards

SEG Awards logo

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be awarded the Canine Care, Behaviour and Welfare Level 3 Diploma (Qualification Number: 610/3410/1). 

Skills and Education Group Awards offer qualifications and assessments which are regulated by CCEA, Ofqual and Qualifications Wales. They are driven by delivering a high-quality and trusted service to Centres and learners, so that everyone gets the education they deserve.

Once you’re qualified, you’ll be able to seek employment in a range of canine care careers. Whether you want to work in the pet care sector or start your own dog-walking business.

Take the first step towards a fulfilling new job role by completing this qualification.

  • SALE Savings End Midnight Tuesday 12th March
  • SALE Savings End Midnight Tuesday 12th March

Level 3 Diploma in Canine Care, Behaviour and Welfare (RQF)

Key Points

  • Learn the essentials of canine care
  • Confidently be able to apply the knowledge gained to real-life scenarios
  • Develop or enhance existing skills in canine care, behaviour and welfare
  • Complete the course within 6 months
  • Gain a nationally recognised RQF qualification
  • Benefit from flexible online learning

Overview

The Level 3 Diploma in Canine Care, Behaviour and Welfare has been developed by animal care professionals. Designed in collaboration with employers within the canine care sector, this qualification is perfect for those seeking employment in the canine care industry.

The knowledge you gain will allow you to explore opportunities in animal welfare, charities, the pet care sector or a behaviourist role in a veterinary practice.

You will gain a wealth of knowledge on canine care, exploring behaviours, training and legislation, all designed to help you start your new career.

Your passion for animals paired with the knowledge gained from this Ofqual regulated qualification can lead you to an exciting new profession.

Getting Started

learndirect is one of the UK’s leading online course providers. This Level 3 Diploma in Canine Care, Behaviour and Welfare is regulated by the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual). So you can be confident that the material is relevant and meets Animal Activities Licensing (AAL) Higher Standard requirements.

Our online courses give you the flexibility to engage with your studies whenever suits you best.

The benefit of online learning is you can plan your studies around your existing commitments. So, you’re able to progress with your learning in a way that works for you, without the stressful balancing act.

You’ll gain essential knowledge regarding canine care, allowing you to work towards a fulfilling new career. With no classes to attend or timetable to stick to, you’re in control of the pace and place of your learning.

What’s more, we have dedicated and experienced online tutors to support you throughout your course. As well as all the material being readily available as soon as you enrol so you’re able to start right away.

All your course content is engaging and related to real-life scenarios. So, you can gain real-life experience in preparation for a career in canine care.

Modules

This course consists of 7 units

Unit 1: Canine Legislation

On completion of this unit you will:

  • Understand legislation relating to canines
  • Know situations where legislation may be enforced

Unit 2: Canine Origins

On completion of this unit you will:

  • Know the origins of and links between evolution and canine behaviour
  • Understand canine social behaviours
  • Know canine breed traits
  • Understand ethology

Unit 3: How Canines Learn

On completion of this unit you will:

  • Understand canine learning theories
  • Know canine dominance theory
  • Understand force free canine behaviour modification
  • Understand reinforcement and punishment in canine training

Unit 4: Canine Behaviour

On completion of this unit you will:

  • Understand canine body language
  • Understand aggression, fear and stress in canines
  • Know the escalation of aggression in canines
  • Understand canine behaviour issues

Unit 5: Caring for Canines

On completion of this unit you will:

  • Know stages of whelping and puppy development
  • Understand canine first aid
  • Know basic canine grooming for welfare
  • Understand positive stewardship

Unit 6: Care of Canines in Settings

On completion of this unit you will:

  • Understand care of canines in different settings
  • Understand diseases affecting canines in different settings
  • Know the risks of working with canines
  • Understand canine environmental enrichment

Unit 7: Moving Canines Safely

On completion of this unit you will:

  • Understand safe canine handling practices
  • Understand safe canine walking techniques
  • Know how to restrain stray canines
  • Know canine related legislation
  • Understand stress when moving canines

Entry Requirements

This course is open to anyone aged 16 and above.

Minimum Age Restriction

16

Average Completion Timeframe

You have 24 months to complete your course.

Certification Timeframe

Learners can expect their certification within 6 months of completing the course, following the (EQA) External Quality Assurance of assessment.

Course Fees

All course fees, inclusive of all payment plans including our Premium Credit Limited option, must be settled before certification can be ordered.

Excellent Marking

Assessment

Each unit concludes with an online assessment. Once your tutor has confirmed that you have completed all your assessments, your work is internally verified and submitted to the Awarding Organisation for external assessment. They will release your qualification certificate to us once this external verification process is successfully completed.

When are you assessed?

As you’re in control of the way in which you learn, you’re also in charge of when you hand in your assignments. This enables you to take as long as you need to thoroughly understand the unit before completing any assignments.

Qualifications

SEG Awards

SEG Awards logo

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be awarded the Canine Care, Behaviour and Welfare Level 3 Diploma (Qualification Number: 610/3410/1). 

Skills and Education Group Awards offer qualifications and assessments which are regulated by CCEA, Ofqual and Qualifications Wales. They are driven by delivering a high-quality and trusted service to Centres and learners, so that everyone gets the education they deserve.

Once you’re qualified, you’ll be able to seek employment in a range of canine care careers. Whether you want to work in the pet care sector or start your own dog-walking business.

Take the first step towards a fulfilling new job role by completing this qualification.

OUR PASS RATE
Animal Care & Veterinary Science
86.8%
(National Average 74.9%)
100% online
learning
7 units
350 guided
learning hours

Sign up to our Newsletter

Enrol now Request a callback