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Canine Behaviour Professional – Diploma Course

£695 £249

UK Rural Skills AccreditedNUS Extra

Study Type:              Home Study, Distance Learning

Duration:                  300 Hours, Self-paced

Course Materials:   330 Page PDF Course Book
Course Materials:   12 Module Assessments
Course Materials:   1 Final Thesis Assessment
Course Materials:   Student Guidelines
Course Materials:   Learning Objectives
Course Materials:   Access to Private Study Group.

Full Lifetime Access
Hard Copy Certificate of Completion
Canine Principles Certified Badge for your Website and Social Media

The Canine Behaviour Professional Diploma Course is an advanced understanding course of the domestic dog and their behaviour. This is a fully comprehensive, theoretical course, designed for people with prior study that wish to introduce behaviour theory and applied behaviour into their skill set when understanding and working with dogs.
The contents of this course are vast and study equivalent to level five. The course syllabus can be viewed below.

It is important to have some prior study of the canine species before enrolling on this course, as the learning and assessment process assumes prior knowledge. The Canine Principles Canine Coaching Diploma is a good predecessor and excellent partner to this professional Diploma. If you are unsure of this course’s suitability for your current knowledge level, please do contact Canine Principles to discuss.

There is a crossover of information between some modules of this course and the Holistic Canine Behaviour Diploma. if you are currently enrolled on this course, please contact us directly with your study details, for a discount code, before purchasing this one.

Canine Principles only teaches positive and kind, careful scientific methods of canine coaching and communication.

Content

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Course Syllabus

One: Evolutionary Science

Module one of the course considers how the domestic dog became the modern and varied animal that we live with today. We look at the evolution of the canine species and genetic influence. The objective of module one is to lay the scientific foundations of knowledge of the genome of the domestic dog, who he is and how he differs from his canid peers.
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  • The Canine Genome
  • DNA
  • Genetic Inheritance
  • Evolution
  • Belyaev Fox Project
  • Domestication
  • Relaxed Selection
  • Summary of Canine Evolutionary Genetics
  • Today’s Dog

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Two: The Cognitive Canine

During the second module of the course, we focus on how a dog learns and all the research based theory presented to us over the last few years. The objective of this module is to provide a thorough understanding of canine learning theory in its most current form, along with many of the known studies on the topic.
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  • Learning Theory
  • The Study of Behaviour
  • Classical Conditioning
  • Operant Conditioning
  • The Problems with Punishment
  • Learned Helplessness
  • Ethology
  • Cognition and Individuality
  • Intelligence

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Three: Health and Physiology

Module three of the course considers the biological health of the dog’s body and mind. We cover some common factors of ill health associated with specific behaviour change, along with the basic neuroscience of the dog’s nervous system inclusive of how stress can affect it. The objective of this module is to provide an understanding of clinical canine behaviour and to teach the student to look at behaviour as a possible symptom of biological imbalance.
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  • Physical Health
  • The Nervous System
  • Central Nervous System
  • The Peripheral Nervous System
  • Systems of the Body
  • The Immune System
  • Infection
  • Vaccination Protocol
  • Thyroid Health
  • Addison’s Disease
  • Arthritis
  • Joint Dysplasia
  • CDRM

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Four: Neuroscience and Senses

Module four of the course begins where module three finished, physiology with an exploration of the canine stress reaction. The module is designed to show the link between the body and mind, with information based on neuroscience and the body’s stress response. The objective of this module is to provide an understanding of how stress affects health, some brain basics and an overview of the dog’s main senses.
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  • Stress
  • The Canine Brain
  • Senses
  • Hearing
  • Sight
  • Smell

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Five: Nutrition

Module five of the course considers canine nutrition along with how it affects canine health, well-being and behaviour. The module discusses the evolution of dog food, current feeding types along with recent interest in the genetic aspect of nutrition, canine nutrigenomics. The objective of this module is to consider how food affects health, well-being and canine behaviour.
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  • The Evolution of Dog Food
  • Nutrition and Immunity
  • Dog Food
  • Canine Fast Food
  • Know the Ingredients
  • Allergies
  • Anti-Nutrients
  • Good Dog Food
  • Raw Diets
  • Raw Feeding Guidelines
  • Supplements
  • Portion Control
  • Human Food
  • Harmful Food
  • Fussy Eaters
  • Nutrigenomics

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Six: The Social Dog

During the sixth module of the course, we consider the social evolution of the domestic dog as he is today, how the individual dog develops socially and how he acts with other dogs, people and other animals. The objective of module six is to supply a range of current awareness of the social skills of today’s domestic dog.
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  • Social Evolution
  • Flight Distance
  • Free Roaming Dogs
  • Feral Dogs
  • The Domestic Dog
  • Social Development in the Domestic Dog
  • Puppy Development
  • Social Deprivation Syndrome
  • Canine to Canine Communication
  • Social Distance
  • Play
  • A Note on Dominance and Submission

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Seven: Personality and People

Module seven of the course considers the relationship between dogs and people in the present day. This topic is the basis of many studies and much research over the last few years, with our interest in the relationship is growing all the time. The objective of this module is to provide a clear understanding of the social, emotional and cooperative nature of the relationship between dogs and their human guardians, along with acknowledging our mutual relationship.
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  • Canine Personality
  • Canine Emotion
  • Research
  • Specific Emotional Responses
  • Fear
  • Grief
  • Anthropomorphism
  • Dogs and People – The Bond
  • Hormonal Influence
  • Left Gaze Bias
  • Dog Training and Behaviour
  • Dog Loss
  • Euthanasia
  • Understanding Grief
  • Bereavement Therapy
  • Traumatic Loss

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Eight: Behaviour

Module eight of the course focuses on canine behaviour in detail. We look closely at what behaviour is, why it occurs and why dogs display some of the most common behaviour issues that we see today. The objective of module eight is to provide an awareness of behaviour changes, the force behind them and what exactly a dog is dealing with when they show some of the more common actions which we consider to be behaviour problems.

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  • What is Behaviour?
  • When Behaviour Changes
  • Observation
  • Problems
  • General Manners
  • Excessive Barking
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Fear
  • Aggression
  • Types of Aggression
  • Bite Threshold and Bite Inhibition

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Nine: Applied Behaviour

Module nine of the course considers behaviour modification working from the functional assessment through to positive change. During this module we carry out the valuable act of gathering information and working on why a behaviour is being displayed throughout the modification plan, monitoring progress and bringing the process to a successful close. Module nine builds on the awareness discussed in the course so far, with an objective of teaching the steps of a successful canine behaviour modification plan.
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  • Problem Behaviour
  • The Functional Assessment
  • Interview
  • ABC Observation
  • Behaviour Change
  • Replacement Behaviour
  • Dog Behaviour Law

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Ten: The Human Factor

The human mind is one of the most fascinating things you can explore. Within this module, we look specifically at how to manage the mind thus avoiding work related stressors affecting thought processes, mental health and general well-being. The objective of this module is to enable excellent communication, understanding and empathy with canine guardians. This module will also help with the behaviour diagnostics process when information gathering from people.
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  • Psychology
  • Compassion Fatigue
  • Resilience
  • Healthy Habits
  • Mind Management
  • The Mindset
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Empathy
  • Your Human Clients
  • Communication Skills
  • Body Language
  • Skilled Communication
  • Listening
  • Active Listening
  • Listening Blocks
  • Questioning
  • Assertiveness
  • Communicating A Message

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Eleven: Medicines and Remedies

During module eleven of the course we provide information on medication, approaches and remedies used to help dogs with behaviour problems. The aim is simply to provide a basis of understand from which to view the veterinary and pharmacological aspect of canine psychological healthcare and an understanding of complimentary approaches.
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  • Pharmacology
  • Drugs and Physiology
  • Dangerous Drugs
  • Canine Behaviour Medication
  • Zoopharmacognosy.
  • Natural Remedies
  • Herbs
  • Bach Flower Remedies
  • Homeopathy
  • Potentisation
  • Aromatherapy
  • Vitamins and Minerals
  • Chinese Medicine
  • Nutritional Herbs
  • Specific Conditions

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Twelve: Physical Therapy

Module twelve of the course considered the main types of physical therapy that are used for health and well-being of the domestic dog. Physical therapies work with physical, emotional and psychological well-being to benefit the dog. Considered another type of complimentary approach, physical therapy creates further options to help the dogs in our care. The objective of module twelve is to provide a broad overview of canine physical therapy options, offering further scope of help for each individual dog. .
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  • Natural Physical Therapies
  • Canine Massage Therapy
  • Tellington TTouch
  • Canine Hydrotherapy
  • Acupuncture
  • Canine Chiropractic Therapy
  • Reiki
  • Canine Bowen Technique

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Studying with Canine Principles

The course is online study with access to a positive, expanding study group and tutor support. It is assessed at the end of each module with a set of questions and an essay, along with a final assessment for certification. Certification includes; digital and hard copy certificates, a badge for your website or Facebook page and the option to be added to the Canine Principles graduates page. There is also a useful reading list supplied with the course.

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FAQ

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Support

Throughout the Canine Behaviour Professional Diploma Course, you will be supported in your learning by qualified Canine Behaviourist Practitioner. The course also offers entry to a private study group where you can discuss topics with other Canine Principles students.

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Refund Policy

Refunds for emailed course documents are not available as standard as the product is shipped and unreturnable. Individual emergency cases can be considered at the discretion of Canine Principles.

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