Higher Certificate in Professional Dog Training Instruction

The Higher Certificate in Professional Dog Training Instruction is our most popular training qualification for:

Dog Training Clubs, classes and schools
Professional dog trainers
Puppy school trainers
Specialist dog handlers
Canine Behaviourists

This certificate is for all instructors within the various obedience training disciplines with puppies and or adult dogs. You can study around your current work schedule making these courses flexible.

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

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In order to gain the Certificate in Professional Dog Training Instruction 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 nominatives after your name of CIDBT Cert and are eligible to apply to join the Guild of Dog Trainers as a Master Trainer

The Guild of Dog Trainers