Canine Behaviour and Communication Award
Open College Network West Midlands Level 3 Award in Canine Studies. This award, which is externally verified and been accredited 6 credits by OFQUAL, has been developed to provide detailed underpinning knowledge of Canine Care and Training
This Level 3 Certificate is right for you if you are already working with or want to work with dogs in a professional manner, want to expand your underpinning knowledge of the dog and achieve a recognised qualification, not only within the Canine Profession but one that is regulated by OFQUAL.
The learner will:
- Understand the classification, evolution and domestication of the dog.
- Understand the natural behaviour of wild canids and how this influences domesticated dog behaviour.
- Understand the natural ethology and communication of the dog.
- Understand dogs’ emotions and their implications.
- The impact of stress on dogs and how they show their emotions