COURSES / DOG TRAINING

Dog Walking

$ 99

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  • Holly and Hugo by ICOES
  • Fully CPD/CE Certified
  • Instant Free PDF Certificate
  • Recommended by 95% of Students
  • 24/7 Access
  • 3534 Students Enrolled
  • 30 Study Hours
  • 45 Days to complete the course

ABOUT THIS COURSE

Everything you need to know to start a successful career in dog walking


  • This in-depth course covers everything you need to know to start a successful career as a dog walker!
  • Expand your knowledge of dog training and psychology while gaining useful skills.
  • Learn how to safely interact with all temperaments of dogs, from reading body language to calming anxiety.
  • Take your love of dogs and turn it into a money-making business!
  • Working towards an accredited course will show your customers that you’re the best person for the job.

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

  • Professional skills to boost your career by studying an internationally-recognized ICOES and CPD course.
  • Basic and advanced principles of dog walking, from equipment safety to breaking up dog fights.
  • Training and psychology that will keep your charges safe, and make dog walking a walk in the park!
  • A full module covering the first aid that every pet professional must know.
  • How to set up your own dog walking business, from finances to advertising.
  • Pet sitters, dog walkers and other professionals who want to impress their current clients and attract new ones.
  • Anyone interested in turning their passion into a profitable career.
  • Those wanting to gain a competitive edge over rival businesses through increased knowledge of animal behavior and business planning.
  • Learn more about dog behavior and training, allowing you to take your dog walking to the next level.
  • Lifetime learning contributes to mental health, broadening your skills and knowledge.
  • ICOES certification makes you stand out of the crowd, and assures dog owners that you are the best option.
  • Surrogate carers, dog walkers, pet sitters and anyone who works or volunteers with dogs can learn better techniques for controlling and looking after them
  • Studying an accredited course will give professionals a competitive advantage over their rivals
  • Certification will prove to employers that you are serious in your wish to land a dream job with animals

HOW DOES IT WORK?

  • Once you sign up for the course you will have 12 months to activate it. Once activated, you have 45 days to learn about living with ageing pets and how to care for them
  • The course will only take about 30 hours to complete. From the minute you start the course you will begin to learn the skills you need to be a dog walker plus what you need to do to successfully set up your business
  • You can set your own pace of study because it is completely online and available on any device. You can study anytime, anywhere so there's no pressure. These are some of the reasons that Holly and Hugo are the perfect partners for busy people
  • At the end of each module is an exam to pass to make sure you have fully taken in each stage. These modules are easy to understand and, therefore, easy to remember. You can revisit the material for a refresher if you want to look something up
  • Once the course is completed, all modules saved and exams passed you will be able to download your pdf certificate. You’ll be also eligible to apply for an ICOES hard copy certificate

WHAT SUPPORT WILL I GET DURING THE COURSE

  • Our courses are designed to be easy to use without the need to download material. Should you need any assistance, we have a help centre available in your student area 24/7 or you can contact our awesome Customer Support team during the working hours. We're just a phone call or email away.
  • From time to time, we also organize live webinars with a vet which you can join in and have any queries or questions professionally answered to help you enjoy a better understanding of animals.
  • Holly and Hugo is a professional company with an international team of experts, including veterinary surgeons, compiling the courses. The main veterinarians involved in our courses are Pippa Elliott BVMS MRCVS who graduated from the University of Glasgow, UK, and has 27 years' experience and Deborah Shore DVM, who graduated from Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine
  • You will be getting up-to-date information from experienced professionals so you can be confident the advice is credible
  • In return for your dedication, you can receive a certificate of study
  • Holly & Hugo courses are accredited by ICOES, the International Council for Online Education Standards, assuring our students our commitment to high standards of online education
Module 1: The Fundamentals Of Dog Walking
  • 1.1 Safety First – For Pooches and People
  • 1.2 Entering and Leaving Homes Securely
  • 1.3 Your Responsibilities
  • 1.4Complying with the Law
Module 2: Advanced Principles Of Dog Walking
  • 2.1 Be Prepared
  • 2.2 Reading Body Language
  • 2.3 Understanding Aggression
  • 2.4 The Dynamics of Dog Fights
Module 3: Training & Psychology
  • 3.1 Reward Based Training
  • 3.2 Recognizing Bad Habits
  • 3.3 Teach an Old Dog New Tricks
  • 3.4 Dealing with Fear
Module 4: First Aid
  • 4.1 On the Spot Diagnosis
  • 4.2 Vomiting and Diarrhea
  • 4.3 Poisoning
  • 4.4 Cuts, grazes, wounds and burns
  • 4.5 Breaks and Fractures
  • 4.6 Shock
  • 4.7 When you’ll need to involve a vet
  • 4.8 Your First Aid Kit
Module 5: Setting Up Your Business
  • 5.1Research Time
  • 5.2 Finances and Insurance
  • 5.3 Regulations
  • 5.4 Get Creative with Services to Drive Business
  • 5.5 Advertising & Marketing

RECEIVE YOUR CERTIFICATE IN 4 SIMPLE STEPS

Step 1

Register

Follow the easy peasy enrollment process

Step 2

Study

Absorb and remember course content with our easy-to-follow, structured information and helpful illustrations. And yes - you can study anywhere, anytime, from any device

Step 3

Evaluations

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Step 4

Certification

Once you have completed your course, you will automatically receive your certification. Well done, the last step to your amazing achievement!

Module 1: The Fundamentals Of Dog Walking
  • 1.1 Safety First – For Pooches and People
  • 1.2 Entering and Leaving Homes Securely
  • 1.3 Your Responsibilities
  • 1.4Complying with the Law
Module 2: Advanced Principles Of Dog Walking
  • 2.1 Be Prepared
  • 2.2 Reading Body Language
  • 2.3 Understanding Aggression
  • 2.4 The Dynamics of Dog Fights
Module 3: Training & Psychology
  • 3.1 Reward Based Training
  • 3.2 Recognizing Bad Habits
  • 3.3 Teach an Old Dog New Tricks
  • 3.4 Dealing with Fear
Module 4: First Aid
  • 4.1 On the Spot Diagnosis
  • 4.2 Vomiting and Diarrhea
  • 4.3 Poisoning
  • 4.4 Cuts, grazes, wounds and burns
  • 4.5 Breaks and Fractures
  • 4.6 Shock
  • 4.7 When you’ll need to involve a vet
  • 4.8 Your First Aid Kit
Module 5: Setting Up Your Business
  • 5.1Research Time
  • 5.2 Finances and Insurance
  • 5.3 Regulations
  • 5.4 Get Creative with Services to Drive Business
  • 5.5 Advertising & Marketing

$ 99

SIGN UP NOW!
  • Holly and Hugo by ICOES
  • Fully CPD/CE Certified
  • Instant Free PDF Certificate
  • Recommended by 95% of Students
  • 24/7 Access
  • 3534 Students Enrolled
  • 30 Study Hours
  • 45 Days to complete the course
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