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Course Overview:

Embrace your love of dogs and find new ways to understand their needs with this excellent Canine Communication Course. By learning these new skills and tips, you can take your career or handling abilities to an entirely new level. Whatever the reason for having regular contact with the beloved animals, working in a veterinary surgery or sanctuary, training or animal-sitting, or just doing the best for your pet… you will find priceless information here. Using accomplished online teaching techniques and interactive exercises, you will quickly learn all there is to know about a dog’s behaviour and what they may be trying to tell you.         

This Canine Communication Course delivers useful observations and techniques for every kind of dog-handling situation. You will be taught how to improve a puppy’s cognitive abilities and the best way to socialise them, alongside the capability to recognise what their stance and movements could indicate. You’ll learn how to “get inside” a dog’s mind and know when they are afraid, hungry, or overjoyed! This course will provide an excellent asset for dog-walkers, veterinarians, and animal-lovers of all ages. You’ll be able to impress clients, owners, and neighbours with your intuition regarding our furry friends. The course is compressed into user-friendly online modules that you can take anywhere and contains input from industry professionals. Talk to the animals and sign up today.

Learning outcomes: 

  • Learn how canine communication with humans has evolved
  • Understand the individual quirks and personalities that dogs have
  • Realise the importance of socialisation and cognition for a dog
  • Learn what canine barks and stances actually mean
  • Be able to understand a dog’s mindset, likes, and dislikes
  • Become an expert in “reading” the emotions and moods of a dog
  • Gain the ability to identify signs of abuse in a dog
  • Acquire the knowledge needed for dog-handling certification

Who is This Course for?

This course is designed for those who have regular contact with various dogs in their career or pastime or are just a dog-owner. It will significantly enhance animal-handling skills and the ability to connect with every species of dog you may encounter in the UK.

Career Path

This course is perfect for dog-handling careers or professions, whether for training, welfare, or rescue services. As such, it covers the following careers and roles:

  • Veterinarians
  • Veterinarian’s Assistant
  • Dog-Walker
  • Dog Trainer
  • Dog Shelter or Sanctuary Worker
  • Pet Owner

Course Curriculum

Canine Communication
Module 1. Introduction to Canine Evolution 00:28:00
Module 2. Introduction to Canine Intelligence 00:12:00
Module 3. The Importance of Socialisation 00:40:00
Module 4. Canine Communication 00:41:00
Module 5. Canine Psychology 00:17:00
Module 6. Dog Communication and Body Language 00:16:00
Module 7. Communication Between Dogs and Human 00:16:00
Module 8. Canine Emotions and Signs of Suffering 00:27:00
Module 9. The Role of a Dog Owner 00:23:00
Module 10. Essential Skills for Working With Dogs 00:20:00
Mock Exam
Mock Exam – Canine Communication Course 00:20:00
Final Exam
Final Exam – Canine Communication Course 00:20:00


Canine Communication
  • 1 year
  • Number of Units10
  • Number of Quizzes2
  • 4 hours, 40 minutes

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