Course structure

  • Online lectures
  • Two 3-day practicals
  • Online theory assessment
  • Practical video assessments
  • Completion of four assignments

Course completion from first lecture to assessment takes 10-12 months

Additional requirements for membership

  • Submission of log of training hours (~70-100 hrs/equivalent ~1.5-2 hours per week)*
  • Submission of two short (simple) training cases
  • Submission of two long (more complex) training cases

* Hours logged must consist of actively coaching individuals to train their dog(s)

Students are welcome to bring their dog(s) to the practicals as long as they are people and dog-friendly or can be safely and reasonably managed.