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Pet Care Business Diploma Course

11 Modules

  • Certified Course
  • Accredited Course
  • Online study
  • Tutor support
  • No time limit for completing your course
  • 150 hours of study
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What Will You Learn?

With less people wanting to use boarding kennels for their beloved pets a new business opportunity has opened up for genuine pet lovers.

This comprehensive and insightful course will teach you everything that you need to know in order to set up your own exciting new pet care venture. People want to be certain that their pets are looked after properly when they are not around to take care of them and also that...

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Course Syllabus

What will I learn on the course?

Module 1: Is a Pet Care Business Right for You?
  • Part 1: Have You Worked with Animals?
  • Part 2: Flexibility
  • Module 1 Assessment
Module 2: Preparation and Training
  • Part 1: Preparation
  • Part 2: A Risky Business
  • Part 3: Cat Sitting and Care
  • Part 4: Where to Find Training
  • Module 2 Assessment
Module 3: Your Business Plan
  • Part 1: Your Business Plan
  • Part 2: Business Plan – What to Include
  • Module 3 Assessment
Module 4: A Professional Organization
  • Seven Steps to Business Success
  • Module 4 Assessment
Module 5: Paperwork Made Easy
  • Part 1: Paperwork Made Easy
  • Part 2: Paperwork Made Easy
  • Module 5 Assessment
Module 6: Marketing
  • Part 1: Marketing
  • Part 2: Marketing
  • Module 6 Assessment
Module 7: Equip Yourself and Your Vehicle
  • Module 7 Assessment
  • Part 1: Equip Yourself and Your Vehicle
  • Part 2: A dog walking vehicle
Module 8: Meeting Your Clients
  • Part 1: Meeting Your Clients
  • Part 2: Meeting your animal clients
  • Module 8 Assessment
Module 9: Client Concern and Conflict
  • Part 1: Personality traits
  • Part 2: Potential Problems for a Dog Walker or Pet Sitter
  • Module 9 Assessment
Module 10: Foundations of Success
  • Part 1: Foundations of Success
  • Part 2: Be Inspired
  • Module 10 Assessment
Module 11: Extending Your Business & Legal Requirements
  • Part 1: Extending Your Business & Legal Requirements
  • Part 2: Tax
  • Module 11 Assessment

Who Would Benefit from This Course?

Ideal for all pet lovers and those looking to combine their love of animals with an exciting new career!

During this exciting course, you will gain a full grounding in setting up your business, being professional, safe and communicating to pet owners that you are exactly the person to care for their pets.

Upon completion of the course assessments, you could set up your own exciting pet care related business or start a new role in a pet-related profession.

Accreditations

The Pet Care Business Diploma Course will take you up to 150 hours to complete working from home. There is no time limit for completing this course, it can be studied in your own time at your own pace. This is a Level 3 course and will give you 150 CPD (Continued Professional Development) points.

Upon completion of your course assessments, you receive 2 certificates. A certified Diploma certificate from the Centre of Excellence and a CPD certificate displaying the number of CPD points earned from the course.

Upon successful completion of this course, learners can also receive a certificate of achievement from ABC Awards and a Learner Unit Summary, which lists the details of all the units the learner has completed as part of the course. (This certificate is optional and costs an additional £15).

ABC Awards is a leading national Awarding Organisation, regulated by Ofqual, and the Welsh Government. It has a long-established reputation for developing and awarding high-quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries.

This course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards and Certa Awards Quality Licence Scheme.

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