Professional Canine Trainer Course

12 Unit, 3 Module

Duration and Dates

  • Mumbai Course
  • 13th September 2021 to 31st October 2021.

Have you always loved dogs and dreamed of a career working with them? This extensive course can help you Turn Your Passion For Pets Into A Profession.

This course is essential for anyone who is interested in taking up dog training as a career or for a pet parent who wants to have a deeper understanding of how to handle and bond with their pet dog. It will examine all of the issues involved in the modern reward based training systems so misunderstood and abused by many trainers practicing today.

The 7 week course, spread over 3 modules will teach you how to train, communicate, comprehend and work with dogs and pet parents.

Any dog lover above 18 years can apply. The course is ideal for beginners as well as professionals. The course will include hands-on work with dogs.

Course Syllabus

What will I learn on the course?

Course Module

The comprehensive Canine Trainer Course will be conducted over a period of 7 weeks in 3 stages

Module 1

In this stage, the student will be required to go through study material at home. Students will be provided online study material in the form of videos and articles. Students are required to study the material and will be asked to complete projects before the commencement of the next level.

These convenient online lessons allow you to have a flexible study schedule.

Students will be expected to invest around 2-3 hours daily of study in this module. Requirements - a computer and an internet connection.

Module 2

This stage will include intensive hands on learning.

The stage will include theory classes, and practical training experience with dogs.

Shirin merchant will personally demonstrate, teach, guide and supervise the students as they learn practical handling skills.

Module 3

This stage will include self-study and research work done by the student as homework.

This module will include videos, pre-recorded sessions, articles to read and research.

This module will also focus on the business and marketing aspect of the profession. Students will need to devote around 2 hours of daily learning in this module.

Duration and Dates

Mumbai Course 13th September 2021 to
31st October 2021

The 1st module of
home study will be held from

13th September 2021 to 2nd October 2021.

The 2nd Module of practical training will be conducted over a period of 12 days from 9 am to 2:00 pm daily from
4th October to 16 October 2021.
(excluding Sunday)

This module will be conducted in Parsi Colony, Dadar, Mumbai

The 3rd module of self-study, research, assignments and enhancing knowledge will be held from
18th October to 31st October 2021.

Pune Course 24th January to
13th March 2021

The 1st module of
home study will be held from

24th Jan to
13th Feb 2021.

The 2nd Module of practical training will be conducted over a period of 6 days from 9 am to 4:30 pm daily from
14th to 19th Feb 2021.

This module will be conducted in Pune. Venue to be announced soon.

The 3rd module of online theory classes, practise, enhancing knowledge and practical work will be held from
20th Feb to 13th March 2021.

Mumbai 2021 Course 1st March to
24th April 2021

The 1st module of
home study will be held from

1st March to
21st March 2021

The 2nd Module of practical training will be conducted over a period of 12 days from 9 am to 1:30 pm daily from
22nd March to 3rd April 2021 (excluding Sunday)

This module will be conducted in Parsi Colony, Dadar, Mumbai

The 3rd module of practise, enhancing knowledge and practical work will be held from
4th April to 24th April 2021.

Mumbai Course 13th September 2021 to
31st October 2021

The 1st module of
home study will be held from

13th September 2021 to 2nd October 2021.

The 2nd Module of practical training will be conducted over a period of 12 days from 9 am to 2:00 pm daily from
4th October to 16 October 2021.
(excluding Sunday)

This module will be conducted in Parsi Colony, Dadar, Mumbai

The 3rd module of self-study, research, assignments and enhancing knowledge will be held from
18th October to 31st October 2021.

Is This Course For You?

This course is essential for anyone who is interested in taking up dog training as a career or for a pet parent who wants to have a deeper understanding of how to handle and bond with their pet dog. It will examine all of the issues involved in the modern reward based training systems so misunderstood and abused by many trainers practicing today. No previous dog training experience required.

The course will be conducted only in English and students are required to have a good understanding of the language.
Any dog lover above 18 years can apply.