Higher Certificate in Professional Dog Training

The Higher Certificate in Professional Dog Training is suitable for current or aspiring dog trainers. This certificate takes you on a journey through understanding body language, breed specific behaviours and a huge array of training techniques; looking at how dogs learn best and what we can do to facilitate sensible, solid, reliable obedience training. This course is a suitable introduction to move from dog owner, to dog trainer and beyond.

Before starting this Higher Certificate you need to complete the pre-requisite 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 Higher Certificate in Professional Dog Training you need to complete the courses shown below.

Completing the Certificate¬† allows you ‘Trainer’ membership of the Guild of Dog Trainers

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