iPet Network Level 3 Award in Dog Walking and Pet Sitting for Professionals
This Ofqual-regulated qualification will get you ready for starting your own dog walking and pet sitting business. Through a mix of theory and practical knowledge, we’ll take you from complete beginner to a competent, professional and qualified dog walker and pet sitter.
This Level 3 qualification meets the higher standard licence requirements for working in licensed establishments. Lasting two days, the course content is broad and includes topics such as client care, health and safety as well as the fundamental requirements for setting up a small business.
Available for any learner aged over 16, it is particularly relevant for people who want to start their own business and those already working in industries such as boarding kennels, doggy day care or rescue centres.
Career ProgressionLearners who complete this qualification may wish to undertake further studies within the department such as the Emergency Canine First Aid iPet Award Level 3. You may even want to undertake a full time animal management course.