Cambridge Institute of Dog Behaviour & Training

Starter Courses

The starter courses below are our most popular courses, these are for people who have liitle dog experience but want to learn more. These are great stand alone courses or as a grounding before moving on to our Intermediate courses.

Fundamental Skills in Dog Handling & Training

CIDBT 4004

£345
3 Phase Course with Workshop

Tutor: Ross McCarthy
Tutor: Vicky Lawes

Understanding Canine Care and Behaviour

CIDBT 4110

£425
4 Phase Course without Workshop

Tutor: Diane Kunas

Intermediate Courses

These courses are for those who have completed our starter courses, or for people who are more experienced dog handlers.

Professional Instructor Skills and Management

CIDBT 4005

£485
3 Phase Course with Workshop

Tutor: Ross McCarthy
Tutor: Vicky Lawes

Practical and Effective Dog Training

CIDBT 4014

£455
3 Phase Course with Workshop

Tutor: Ross McCarthy
Tutor: Vicky Lawes

Smart Puppy Training

CIDBT 4101

£325
3 Phase Course without Workshop

Tutor: Vicky Lawes

Common Canine Behavioural Problems

CIDBT 4102

£495
4 Phase Course without Workshop

Tutor: Ross McCarthy

Understanding Canine Aggression

CIDBT 4103

£495
4 Phase Course without Workshop

Tutor: Ross McCarthy

Dogs and the Law

CIDBT 4107

£345
3 Phase Course without Workshop

Tutor: Colin Spender

The Complete Canine

CIDBT 4108

£295
3 Phase Course without Workshop

Tutor: Jo Croft

Introduction to Canine Veterinary Science

CIDBT 4109

£295
3 Phase Course without Workshop

Tutor: Rachel Bean

Pet Bereavement Counselling Skills

CIDBT 4111

£385
3 Phase Course without Workshop

Tutor: Diane Kunas

Veterinary Practice and Customer Care

CIDBT 4112

£295
3 Phase Course without Workshop

Tutor: Rachel Bean

The Rescue Dog Mind, Behaviour and Care Management

CIDBT 4115

£475
6 Phase Course without Workshop

Tutor: Sara Muncke

Pet Home Sitting and Dog Walking Skills

CIDBT 4119

£295
3 Phase Course without Workshop

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Tutor: Vicky Lawes

Advanced Courses

Our advanced courses are for people who work professionally with dogs or who may have completed some of our Intermediate Courses and can be enrolled upon with tutor or our course adviser’s approval.

Advanced Common Canine Behaviour Problems

CIDBT 5001

£485
3 Phase Course without Workshop

Tutor: Vicky Lawes

Advanced Dog on Dog Aggression

CIDBT 5002

£485
3 Phase Course with Workshop

Tutor: Ross McCarthy

Advanced Dog on Person Aggression

CIDBT 5003

£485
3 Phase Course with Workshop

Tutor: Ross McCarthy

Advanced Professional Instructor Skills

CIDBT 5005

£485
2 Phase Course with Workshop

Tutor: Ross McCarthy
Tutor: Vicky-lawes

Advanced Dogs and the Law

CIDBT 5006

£485
3 Phase Course without Workshop

Tutor: Colin Spender

The Professional Canine Behaviourist

CIDBT 5010

£485
3 Phase Course with Workshop

Tutor: Ross McCarthy

Dog Breed Specific Behaviour: A Psychological Insight

CIDBT 5011

£395
3 Phase Course without Workshop

Tutor: Diane Kunas

Advanced Pet Bereavement Counselling Skills

CIDBT 5107

£585
3 Phase Course without Workshop

Tutor: Diane Kunas

Advanced Pet Home Sitting and Dog Walking Skills

CIDBT 5108

£395
3 Phase Course with Workshop

Tutor: Vicky Lawes

The Advanced Dog Training Instructor

CIDBT 6005

£594
4 Phase Course with Workshop

Tutor: Colin Spender
Tutor: Dave McIver

Workshop Only Courses

All workshops (attached to the Home Study part of our courses) can be attended as a ‘stand-alone’ course, thereby allowing you to enjoy and learn from the workshop without the academic (written / research) work prior to attendance. After completing the workshop you will be awarded a Certificate of Attendance.

Fundamental Skills in Dog Handling & Training

CIDBT 4004W
Tutor: Ross McCarthy
Tutor: Vicky Lawes

Professional Instructor Skills and Management

CIDBT 4005W
Tutor: Ross McCarthy
Tutor: Vicky Lawes

Practical and Effective Dog Training

CIDBT 4014W
Tutor: Ross McCarthy
Tutor: Vicky Lawes

Dog on Dog Aggression

CIDBT 5002W
Tutor: Ross McCarthy

Dog on Person Aggression

CIDBT 5003W
Tutor: Ross McCarthy

Advanced Professional Instructor Skills

CIDBT 5005W
Tutor: Ross McCarthy
Tutor: Vicky Lawes

The Professional Canine Behaviourist

CIDBT 5010W
Tutor: Ross McCarthy