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Pet Care Technician Certification Programs


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At DogNostics we recognize that as a business owner to expand and grow your business you need to develop new skills and knowledge and recruit, train and manage high quality employees.

Investing in your business and your employee education is a wise decision. Employing "Certified Pet Care Professionals" will make your company stand out as a more attractive service provider to the discerning pet owner. 

Choose an affordable program that will help expand your knowledge, train and develop your employees and allow you to expand your service offerings, strengthen your client loyalty and generate more income.

Both the Level 1 and Level 2 programs contain a selection of Tool-Kits. 

What Is a Module Tool-Kit?

a Tool-Kit is a selection of webinars, handouts all supported by open-book online tests and hands on assignments. 

Within each Tool-Kit you will receive one or more webinars; this is dependent on the depth and scope of the individual topic, and the following. an example of a Tool-Kit includes;

  1. Your assigned pre-work
  2. Your webinar eLearning sessions
  3. Your homework - group discussions, one-on-one time with your mentor, teach backs or additional reading
  4. Your open book test
  5. Your video assignments
  6. Your Tool-Kit notebook - a comprehensive eBook covering all the information you have learned.

Completing a Tool-Kit

When you have fully completed a Tool-Kit, you have passed your open-book test with a minimum score of 85% and/or your skill videos have been approved by your faculty member you can then progress onto your next Tool-Kit.


Graduation

At graduation you will receive your DogNostics "CPCT" Level 1 or Level 2 certificate and your "CPCT" badge to display proudly on your website.

Discounts available for group registrations. 



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Earn Your CPCT Level 1 Certification 

 

This level one Pet Care Technician Certification program covers the following Tool-Kits: 

203. Pet First Aid and Emergency Protocols -This is a very detailed module and covers in depth the many potential emergency situations you may, through first aid, need to manage prior to a pet in your care being attended to by a veterinarian Faculty Member Bethany Jordan (3 hours of webinars) Homework for certification is required including an open book online test

205. Pet Care Tools, Equipment, Toys & Supplies - A study of the pet care tools, equipment, supplies and toys that are available in today’s marketplace.  Learn how to identify appropriate equipment and how to use it safely – Faculty Member Angelica Steinker & Niki Tudge (1 hour of webinars) No homework is required 

302. Canine Behavior & Social Communication - Learn the language of dogs. Understand the canine social behavior and communication system. Recognize distance increasing and distance decreasing behaviors. Understand social communication to be a behavior. Learn about affiliate and agonistic communication and passive and active appeasement behaviors. Understand dog bite inhibition and bite thresholds - Faculty Member Angelica Steinker (3 hours of webinars) No homework is required but you are required to complete successfully an open book online test.

 

 Earn Your CPCT Level 2 Certification 

The Advanced "CPCT" Program Covers The Following Tool-Kits:


201. Canine & Feline Anatomy and Physiology - Study dog and cat anatomy and important components of their physiology including their sensory abilities – Faculty Member Bethany Jordan 

202. Canine & Feline Health and handling - Learn about canine and feline common health issues, vaccination protocols and important daily and emergency handling skills - Faculty Member Bethany Jordan 

203. Pet First Aid and Emergency Protocols -This is a very detailed module and covers in depth the many potential emergency situations you may, through first aid, need to manage prior to a pet in your care being attended to by a veterinarian Faculty Member Bethany Jordan 

205. Pet Care Tools, Equipment, Toys & Supplies - A study of the pet care tools, equipment, supplies and toys that are available in today’s marketplace.  Learn how to identify appropriate equipment and how to use it safely – Faculty Member Angelica Steinker & Niki Tudge 

302. Canine Behavior & Social Communication - Learn the language of dogs. Understand the canine social behavior and communication system. Recognize distance increasing and distance decreasing behaviors. Understand social communication to be a behavior. Learn about affiliate and agonistic communication and passive and active appeasement behaviors. Understand dog bite inhibition and bite thresholds - Faculty Member Angelica Steinker





.... Coming soon. A recorded four day workshop covering the Level 2 Tool-Kits.  Click here for more information



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