Higher Certificate in Dog Behaviour and Psychology

The Higher Certificate in Dog Behaviour and Psychology is for those wishing to learn about becoming as a Canine Behaviourist and the core knowledge about dog behaviour problems as well as working in a client-centred behavioural role. This covers an in depth look at the most common behavioural problems presented and methods to resolve those within a professional dog behaviour consultation. Naturally, handling and training dogs is an essential component and this is covered both via Home Study and practical hands-on work experience.

Before starting this Higher Certificate you need to complete the prerequisite course shown below. Those with six months or more experience may forego this course, for more details please see the grey button below.

In order to gain the Certificate in Dog Behaviour and Psychology you need to complete the three courses shown below.

The CIDBT Higher Certificate described on this page is recognised by the following:

Pet Education Training & Behaviour Council of Great Britain
Guild of Dog Trainers
Kennel Club Preferred Educational Provider

After you’ve gained this Higher Certificate you can use the post-nominal letters after your name of CIDBT Cert