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Canine Care, Health and Behaviour Level 2 (iPET Network)

CPD and short courses (short course)


8 weeks

Tuesdays, 6-9pm


Do you wish to work with dogs but have limited existing knowledge or experience? Completion of this Level 2 qualification provides an excellent platform for you to progress into the canine industry or to complete further study. We're an iPET Network approved training provider.

Who should attend?

This course is suitable for people with limited existing knowledge or experience of dogs.


Tuesdays 9 April – 28 May 2024
Fully booked

Tuesdays 27 June – 15 August 2024

Where you'll study

Your faculty

At Writtle College, our courses blending classroom learning with hands-on experience in specialised fields such as sport, agriculture, horticulture, animal studies, equine studies, conservation and floristry.

Our Level 2 and Level 3 programmes are designed to prepare you for your future career or higher education pathways.

Study on our beautiful countryside campus, with dedicated resource centres and state-of-the-art facilities – and be a part of our supportive community.

Where can I study?

Writtle campus
Aerial view of farm building and fields at ARU Writtle

Our picturesque 150-hectare campus is situated in the heart of the Essex countryside.

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Fees & funding

Course fees

Standard booking


Contact details

Short Courses team
[email protected]

Entry requirements

There is a minimum age of 16, but no other entry requirements for this course.

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