This Certificate enables learners to understand the roles, responsibilities and requirements involved in offering a professional dog walking service.
This will include current laws, legislation and codes of practice in relation to a dog's health and welfare, walking a dog safely and dealing with emergencies.
You will need basic literacy and numeracy skills, plus some knowledge of animal care.
You will cover:
You will be assessed through one-to-one practical assessment with oral questioning.
You will be required to have access to a dog for assessment and to supply your own accessories - such as a lead set - plus stationery.
Derby College offers a range of one-day, weekend and evening courses relating to Animal Care, as well as a wide range of other land-based topics - please see the Derby College Part-time Prospectus for a full list and details.