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Dog Trainer Short Courses


Category: Online Courses

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Designed for individuals seeking a career in the dog training profession; for professional dog trainers wanting to back up their field skills and experience with theoretical learning, and for organisations whose staff come into contact with companion animals, this course covers the theory behind dog psychology, behaviour modification, dog training principles and canine care.

Students will learn how to apply operant and classical conditioning methods and techniques to modify behaviour and will learn skills to assist in key areas of dog ownership and training.



This course offers blended learning with the delivery of the theory components online, comprising of reading material and video tutorials. Each online training module requires approximately 25 hours of online study. Once the online component has been completed we offer an optional opportunity to shadow one of the Hanrob Dog Trainers for one day in a Hanrob Pet Hotel, available in Brisbane, Sydney, Canberra and Melbourne.


The blended learning course including all learning material and the 1-day practical workshop costs $465, paid online at the time of purchasing this course.



At the completion of this course, you will receive a Certificate of Achievement.








  • Canine behaviour and psychology
  • Influences and canine behaviour
  • How to identify and modify behavioural issues and problem behaviours
  • Body language and dog communication
  • Dog Training equipment
  • Basic handling of companion animals





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