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Dog Walking and Pet Sitting for Professionals Level 3 Award (RQF)

  • Discover the professional world of Dog Walking and Pet Sitting
  • Learn the requirements to start up your own small dog business
  • Build the skills and confidence to walk dogs and care for pets at home
  • Study online, at any time
  • Gain a recognised Level 3 Ofqual regulated qualification

 

About your Diploma

This Level 3 Award in Dog Walking and Pet Sitting for Professionals is an Ofqual and CCEA regulated Qualification for anybody wishing to work with canines in a dog walking or pet-sitting capacity.

This course teaches students the necessary skills for a career as a professional Pet Sitter or Dog Walker. This comprehensive course is made up of 2 units of in-depth theory. It has been developed by iPET, a recognised awarding organisation and Network. 

Starting your Career

If you have a passional for animal care and have always wanted to run your own pet sitting or dog walking business, then look no further.

The Level 3 Award in Dog Walking and Pet Sitting for Professionals, is an Ofqual regulated qualification, designed to provide learners with the knowledge and skills to run a small animal business in the UK.

This is a great option for those who want a flexible work schedule, who love the fresh air and enjoy daily exercise and more important love bonding with animals of all shapes and sizes.

This course will help you understand how you can be a professional pet sitter and dog walker, where you will be able to confidently provide a professional pet service for your neighbourhood. 

Qualification: Dog Walking and Pet Sitting for Professionals Level 3 Award (RQF)

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be awarded the Dog Walking and Pet Sitting for Professionals Award, students will gain a Level 3 Qualification, Ofqual Number: 603/6844/5.

Professional Membership

iPET Network is an Awarding Organisation regulated by Ofqual, CCEA Regulation and Qualifications Wales, specialising in qualifications in the Canine and Feline sector. iPET Network is unique in its approach, being a sector-specific Awarding Organisation and are constantly developing Canine and Feline qualifications in the industry.

The iPET Network Level 3 Award in Dog Walking and Pet Sitting for Professionals is designed to be flexible to meet the needs and circumstances of its students. It is aimed at students who wish to gain a recognised qualification to work as a Dog Walking and Pet Sitting.

Requirements for Entry

If you have a genuine interest in canine care and a desire to start a fulfilling new career, then no previous experience or qualifications are needed. The minimum age for access to this qualification is 16 years and you should be in reasonably good health to be able to handle and walk dogs.

Professional Membership

On completion of this course you will be eligible to join the following Professional Associations(s):

Stonebridge

On successful completion of your course your qualification is awarded. You will receive an attractively presented Diploma or Certificate issued by Stonebridge Associated Colleges, this will also allow you to use the letters SAC. Dip. or SAC. Cert. after your name.

Stonebridge Associated Colleges is one of the leading (and biggest) distance education colleges in the U.K and internationally. We have many thousands of students studying with us at any one time from locations all over the world. Our diplomas will always count towards your future, and will improve your prospects of future employment or higher level study etc. by proving that you have studied to a certain level, that you have proficiency in your chosen subjects and that you are interested in your field of choice. Education is always an investment in your future and you will find this to be the case with our qualifications in your jurisdiction.

This Level 3 Qualification has been created using the highest canine education standards. Students will learn the necessary theory covering 2 core topics including:

  • Professional Dog Walking and Pet Sitting
  • Planning the Operations of a Small Dog Business

Unit 1: Professional Dog Walking and Pet Sitting

On completion of this unit you will:

  • Understand the responsibilities of a professional dog walker
  • Know how to provide care for small animals within a pet sitting environment
  • Know and understand the legislation requirements for providing a professional dog service
  • Understand best practice in terms of small businesses
  • Understand the basic principles of canine behaviour
     

Unit 2: Planning the Operation of a Small Animal Business

On completion of this unit you will:

  • Understand the fundamental requirements of setting up a regulated small animal business
  • Understand the financial, marketing and operational requirements for a dog walking and pet sitting business

To gain the Level 3 Award for the iPET Network Dog Walking and Pet Sitting for Professionals – you must achieve 2 credits.

Students will be assessed through several internal assessments, conducted by one of our qualified tutors. Assessments will differ for each module, and modules must be passed or completed before students can move on to the following modules. Assessments are not graded; they are either pass or fail.

The assessments must be completed of your own accord and be completed on your own: students will be required to provide evidence through an online portfolio showing completion of their assessments. 

When are you assessed?

This qualification requires achievement of the specified units and a summative assessment. Achievement is also determined by successful completion of the unit assessment.

Once you have successfully completed all your assessments you will receive your final grade and receive your certificate of completion alongside your qualification.

OUR PASS RATE
Animal Care and Veterinary Science
86.8%
(National Average 74.9%)

Dog Walking and Pet Sitting for Professionals Level 3 Award (RQF)

  • Discover the professional world of Dog Walking and Pet Sitting
  • Learn the requirements to start up your own small dog business
  • Build the skills and confidence to walk dogs and care for pets at home
  • Study online, at any time
  • Gain a recognised Level 3 Ofqual regulated qualification

 

About your Diploma

This Level 3 Award in Dog Walking and Pet Sitting for Professionals is an Ofqual and CCEA regulated Qualification for anybody wishing to work with canines in a dog walking or pet-sitting capacity.

This course teaches students the necessary skills for a career as a professional Pet Sitter or Dog Walker. This comprehensive course is made up of 2 units of in-depth theory. It has been developed by iPET, a recognised awarding organisation and Network. 

Starting your Career

If you have a passional for animal care and have always wanted to run your own pet sitting or dog walking business, then look no further.

The Level 3 Award in Dog Walking and Pet Sitting for Professionals, is an Ofqual regulated qualification, designed to provide learners with the knowledge and skills to run a small animal business in the UK.

This is a great option for those who want a flexible work schedule, who love the fresh air and enjoy daily exercise and more important love bonding with animals of all shapes and sizes.

This course will help you understand how you can be a professional pet sitter and dog walker, where you will be able to confidently provide a professional pet service for your neighbourhood. 

Animal Care and Veterinary Science
OUR PASS RATE
(National Average 74.9%)
86.8%

Qualification: Dog Walking and Pet Sitting for Professionals Level 3 Award (RQF)

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be awarded the Dog Walking and Pet Sitting for Professionals Award, students will gain a Level 3 Qualification, Ofqual Number: 603/6844/5.

Professional Membership

iPET Network is an Awarding Organisation regulated by Ofqual, CCEA Regulation and Qualifications Wales, specialising in qualifications in the Canine and Feline sector. iPET Network is unique in its approach, being a sector-specific Awarding Organisation and are constantly developing Canine and Feline qualifications in the industry.

The iPET Network Level 3 Award in Dog Walking and Pet Sitting for Professionals is designed to be flexible to meet the needs and circumstances of its students. It is aimed at students who wish to gain a recognised qualification to work as a Dog Walking and Pet Sitting.

Requirements for Entry

If you have a genuine interest in canine care and a desire to start a fulfilling new career, then no previous experience or qualifications are needed. The minimum age for access to this qualification is 16 years and you should be in reasonably good health to be able to handle and walk dogs.

Professional Membership

On completion of this course you will be eligible to join the following Professional Associations(s):

Stonebridge

On successful completion of your course your qualification is awarded. You will receive an attractively presented Diploma or Certificate issued by Stonebridge Associated Colleges, this will also allow you to use the letters SAC. Dip. or SAC. Cert. after your name.

Stonebridge Associated Colleges is one of the leading (and biggest) distance education colleges in the U.K and internationally. We have many thousands of students studying with us at any one time from locations all over the world. Our diplomas will always count towards your future, and will improve your prospects of future employment or higher level study etc. by proving that you have studied to a certain level, that you have proficiency in your chosen subjects and that you are interested in your field of choice. Education is always an investment in your future and you will find this to be the case with our qualifications in your jurisdiction.

This Level 3 Qualification has been created using the highest canine education standards. Students will learn the necessary theory covering 2 core topics including:

  • Professional Dog Walking and Pet Sitting
  • Planning the Operations of a Small Dog Business

Unit 1: Professional Dog Walking and Pet Sitting

On completion of this unit you will:

  • Understand the responsibilities of a professional dog walker
  • Know how to provide care for small animals within a pet sitting environment
  • Know and understand the legislation requirements for providing a professional dog service
  • Understand best practice in terms of small businesses
  • Understand the basic principles of canine behaviour
     

Unit 2: Planning the Operation of a Small Animal Business

On completion of this unit you will:

  • Understand the fundamental requirements of setting up a regulated small animal business
  • Understand the financial, marketing and operational requirements for a dog walking and pet sitting business

To gain the Level 3 Award for the iPET Network Dog Walking and Pet Sitting for Professionals – you must achieve 2 credits.

Students will be assessed through several internal assessments, conducted by one of our qualified tutors. Assessments will differ for each module, and modules must be passed or completed before students can move on to the following modules. Assessments are not graded; they are either pass or fail.

The assessments must be completed of your own accord and be completed on your own: students will be required to provide evidence through an online portfolio showing completion of their assessments. 

When are you assessed?

This qualification requires achievement of the specified units and a summative assessment. Achievement is also determined by successful completion of the unit assessment.

Once you have successfully completed all your assessments you will receive your final grade and receive your certificate of completion alongside your qualification.

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