Combined Canine Behaviour Management Diplomas Ofqual Levels 3, 4, 5 and 6

Combined Canine Behaviour Management Diplomas  Levels 4, 5 and 6

Pay in full £4700

Instalments £210 x 24 mthly payments 

Key Information

Ofqual Codes



Course Levels



Study mode

Online live lectures/webinars





3, 4, 5 and 6

3 - 4 Years



As part of this qualification, we include online live lectures/webinars that are interactive, informative and participatory. 

Entrance Criteria: The minimum age for access to this qualification is 18 years of age. 

Ofqual regulated qualification

This qualification meets the Defra Higher Standard Animal Activity Licensing (AAL) requirements

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Course Fees


Instalment Option 


£210 x 24 monthly instalments

This package of Ofqual approved Levels 3, 4, 5 and 6 qualifications are suitable for working as a qualified Canine Behaviourist.

These qualifications consists of theory and practical training and are split into 4 parts and includes 10 practical training days as well as bi-annual group study days.  Additional learning, discussion and peer support is provided through our active private Facebook group. Total Qualification Time (TQT): 1,776 hours

Part 1
Part 2
Part 3
Part 4
Online Live Lectures/Webinars
Part 1
Part 2
Part 3
Part 4
Online Live Lectures/Webinars


Online live Lectures/Webinars



Online training negates the need for travel or overnight accommodation in many cases and also allows access to overseas students.

The teaching for this unit ensures your learning meets the assessment criteria for the qualification

You will still learn skills that will enable you to:


  • Recognise the emotional state of canines
  • Analyse potential gait problems by analysing canine movement
  • Create a connection with an individual dog
  • Handle using force and fear-free methods
  • Assess the correct method of training for a particular dog
  • Teach loose lead walking
  • Identify canine communication
  • Undertake critical analysis of training
  • Demonstrate reflective practice

minimum student age: 18 years 

Applied Canine Behaviour Management 


The Ofqual approved Level 6 qualification for working as a qualified Canine Behaviourist. 


Consists of 4 parts split into 37 theory units and  includes 10 intensive practical training days.


Total Qualification Time (TQT): 1,776 hours.


This qualification is equivalent to a degree with honours - ie, Bachelor of the Arts (BA) Hons, bachelor of science (BSc) Hons.


The qualification meets the Defra Higher Standard Animal Activities Licensing (AAL) requirements.

Applied Canine Behaviour Management Course 

Graduates who complete the Level 6 qualification can apply for membership to:

The Association of INTODogs - as a full member - Certified Canine Behaviourist. As a full member of INTODogs, students have accredited Canine Behaviourist status 

Graduates who are members of the Association of  INTO Dogs  can apply to the International Companion Animal Network (ICAN) and  gain accredited Animal Behaviourist status.

Graduates can also gain professional membership of the Pet Professional Guild.

Students enrolled on this Ofqual regulated qualification are eligible to apply for a TOTUM Student Card

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Canine Behaviour Course 

This package combines 4 Ofqual regulated qualifications consisting  of theory and practical training. The theory is studied online with full tutor support, on an interactive learning platform (Moodle). With practical training interspersed throughout the course students gain valuable experience with a variety of dogs; this training is highly enjoyable and an essential part of the qualification. 

This Level 6 qualification is regulated & officially recognised by Ofqual. Ofqual ensures qualification validity, quality and that the stated Level is correct by qualification standards.  

Undertaking an Ofqual regulated qualification provides assurance that the training is an officially recognised and regulated.  As this is an Ofqual regulated qualification, students can be assured that this Level 6 qualification is equivalent to a degree with honours - for example, Bachelor of the Arts (BA) Hons, bachelor of science (BSc) Hons.