This level 5 course is designed for anyone who needs to get hands-on with a dog in a situation that may be stressful for the dog and potentially difficult for the handler. It will teach you safe and empathic handling methods, whilst improving your understanding of canine communication.
The course is suitable for animal therapists including – chiropractors, physiotherapist, massage therapists, Reiki and energy healers, Tellington TTouch practitioners.
This course is also suitable for veterinarians and vet nurses, therapists, groomers, behaviourists, caretakers, rescue workers, caretakers, and everyone who wishes to find out more about how to handle dogs safely in any environment whilst enabling them to feel relaxed and comfortable.
ISCP Diploma in Compassionate & Safe Dog Handling
Reasons for taking this course
What makes a good handler
Creating a safe, welcoming environment for treatment
Module 2: A brief history of dog training
Module 3: Dog learning and personality types
Module 4: Basic body language and communication skills
Module 5: How to build a rapport quickly
Module 6: Safety recap and assessment