This course can be used alongside the assessment courses to help both handler and dog prepare. By providing step by step instructions to teach each task, you will be able to train your dog to meet the required criteria in the assessments. 

Basic – 

  • Actions
  • Manners
  • Socialisation
  • Handling
  • Play
  • Theory

This programme offers assessment of the foundation skills which are essential for all dogs. They can be used to help track progress and for certification purposes. These certificates are intended for personal use.

We offer 3 stages of training within this programme.

Basic – This is an initial assessment. This looks at basic skills which will provide a foundation for more challenging skills later. Certificate valid for 24 months.

  • Actions
  • Manners
  • Socialisation
  • Handling
  • Play
  • Theory

This course gains the student a free e-certificate, with the option of a hard copy from the shop.

This course can be used alongside the assessment courses to help both handler and dog prepare. By providing step by step instructions to teach each task, you will be able to train your dog to meet the required criteria in the assessments. 

Intermediate – 

  • Actions
  • Manners
  • Socialisation
  • Handling
  • Play
  • Theory

This programme offers assessment of the foundation skills which are essential for all dogs. They can be used to help track progress and for certification purposes. These certificates are intended for personal use.

We offer 3 stages of training within this programme.

Intermediate – This is the development assessment. This looks at more challenging foundation skills and also introduce socialisation. The dog must have passed the basic training. Certificate valid for 24 months.

  • Actions
  • Manners
  • Socialisation
  • Handling
  • Play
  • Theory
This course gains the student a free e-certificate, with the option of a hard copy from the shop.

This course can be used alongside the assessment courses to help both handler and dog prepare. By providing step by step instructions to teach each task, you will be able to train your dog to meet the required criteria in the assessments. 

Advanced – 

  • Actions
  • Manners
  • Socialisation
  • Handling
  • Play
  • Theory


This programme offers assessment of the foundation skills which are essential for all dogs. They can be used to help track progress and for certification purposes. These certificates are intended for personal use.

We offer 3 stages of training within this programme.

Advanced – This is the most difficult assessment we offer in foundation canine skills. This looks at the most difficult skills which dogs will need before progressing onto the canine skills course. The dog must be at least 4 months old and have passed the intermediate training. Certificate valid for 18 months.

  • Actions
  • Manners
  • Socialisation
  • Handling
  • Play
  • Theory
This course gains the student a free e-certificate, with the option of a hard copy from the shop.