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 to apply for ‘Trainer’ membership of the Guild of Dog Trainers

This Higher Certificate course can be used as a pathway to joining the Canine & Feline Behaviour Association (CFBA) – Britain’s largest canine specific behaviour association

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

We are an Open College Network (West Midlands) Accredited Centre

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