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Are you interested in working in with animals? Would you like to have the skills to gain a professional qualification to work with animals?
Our selection of professional courses are designed specifically for those who want to work in the animal industry, or to start a career path in their chosen field.
Our affordably priced modules can get you on the road to achieving your goals.

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Advanced Diploma in Canine Behaviour Management Advanced Diploma in Canine Behaviour Management

This course is designed to be the definitive course on canine behaviour management for those who cannot afford the time (or money) to go to university to study animal behaviour.

Product Price: £1,154.00
Registration Fee: £30.00
Animal Care, Welfare and Husbandry Diploma Animal Care, Welfare and Husbandry - Diploma

This course is for those who want to know more about the care of particular species of domestic pet and are planning to work in a pet store or animal rescue centre.

Product Price: £389.00
Registration Fee: £30.00
Care, Welfare and Behaviour of Exotics - Diploma Care, Welfare and Behaviour of Exotics - Diploma

Designed for anyone who has a keen interest in exotic animals as pets, this course is very useful for those working in the animal care sector such as zoos or pet shops.

Product Price: £389.00
Registration Fee: £30.00
Dogs and the Law - Certificate Dogs and the Law - Certificate

This course is designed to help novice and experienced dog owners alike, as well as being very useful for people working with dogs in various capacities.

Product Price: £132.00
Registration Fee: £30.00
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Graduate Diploma in Animal Behaviour Management Graduate Diploma in Animal Behaviour Management


The GDip ABM is a course inspired by the ABTC standard for Clinical Animal Behaviourist (CAB) as an addition to the already established ADip Canine/Feline Behaviour Management programmes.

Product Price: £1,103.00
Introduction to Herbal & Natural Remedies for Animals

This short introductory course has been prepared in conjunction with Dorwest Herbs Ltd, as the only holders of Veterinary Medicine Directorate licensed products.

Product Price: £132.00
Registration Fee: £30.00
Professional Day Care Operator

With the rise in popularity of Day Care facilities there is a need for properly educated people to run them.

Product Price: £389.00
Registration Fee: £30.00
Professional Dog Handler – Essentials

This course is designed for anybody considering a career as a service dog handler or those currently working as a service dog handler that have not studied the subjects covered.

Product Price: £263.00
Registration Fee: £30.00
Professional Dog Walker - Diploma Professional Dog Walker - Diploma

It is important that any owner has the reassurance that a dog walker knows what they are doing and their dog is in safe hands. This course provides the walker with essential knowledge to carry out that task.

Product Price: £389.00
Registration Fee: £30.00
Professional Kennel Operator - Diploma Professional Kennel Operator - Diploma

The Kennel Operator Diploma covers the essential information that is required to successfully run the dog aspects of a kennels.

Product Price: £389.00
Registration Fee: £30.00
Professional Pet Care and Veterinary Practice Assistant Diploma (part 1) Professional Pet Care and Veterinary Practice Assistant - Diploma (part 1)


This course has been developed for those who want to work with animals in a veterinary setting. It covers all the theoretical elements required to be employed as an Animal Nursing Assistant

Product Price: £419.00
Registration Fee: £30.00
Professional Pet Care and Veterinary Practice Assistant Diploma  (part 2) Professional Pet Care and Veterinary Practice Assistant - Diploma (part 2)


This course has been developed for those who want to work with animals in a veterinary setting. It covers all the theoretical elements required to be employed as an Animal Nursing Assistant

Product Price: £452.00
Registration Fee: £30.00
Professional Pet Sitter Diploma Professional Pet Sitter - Diploma

This course is designed to be the most comprehensive and relevant course of its kind having been written by animal professionals who have employed a range of sitters for many years.

Product Price: £389.00
Registration Fee: £30.00
Professional Rescue Dog Handler - Diploma Professional Rescue Dog Handler - Diploma

The Rescue Dog Handler Diploma covers the essential information that is required to successfully work in a rescue kennel.

Product Price: £389.00
Registration Fee: £30.00
Search and Rescue Dog Handler Canine Studies Diploma Search and Rescue Dog Handler Canine Studies Stage 1

Product Price: £263.00
Registration Fee: £30.00
Search and Rescue Dog Handler Canine Studies Diploma Search and Rescue Dog Handler Canine Studies Stage 2

Product Price: £263.00
Registration Fee: £30.00
Search and Rescue Dog Handler Canine Studies Diploma Search and Rescue Dog Handler Canine Studies Stage 3

Product Price: £263.00
Registration Fee: £30.00
Veterinary Receptionist

This four modules programme is designed to be the most comprehensive and relevant course available anywhere. It is written by an experienced veterinary surgeon with additional material contributed by an experienced veterinary nurse, both people who know what they need of someone who is frequently the face of the practice.

Product Price: £263.00
Registration Fee: £30.00