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The British Institute of Professional Dog Trainers

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The British Institute of Professional Dog Trainers or BIPDT are a teaching organisation offering practical training courses to those wishing to become dog training instructors and who want to gain a qualification which is recognised throughout the canine world

Courses are held annually and students are encouraged to instruct using positive reward based training methods and to take a holistic approach to their teaching with modern up-to-date techniques.

At the end of the week an examination can be taken in one of the four grades. The examinations are carried out by independent judges.

Therefore we are able to offer you a choice of disciplines such as; Companion/Obedience dog, Working Trials, Field Trials or Agility. You will see aspects of all the disciplines during the weeks training, but you will only take your examination in one of the disciplines.

 

2nd April 2019

Weekend Instructor’s Course

2020, date not yet confirmed. Please register your interest with the Courses Registrar and details will be sent to you...
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2nd April 2019

Summer Instructor’s Course

Saturday 22nd August to Saturday 29th August 2020 held at Harper Adams University, Newport, Shropshire. For further information please visit...
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The BIPDT is a teaching organisation offering practical courses to dog training instructors wishing to gain a qualification which is recognised throughout the doggy world.

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The Security Dog Handler’s Handbook, which includes Level 1 and Level 2 tests, is available direct from the Security Registrar. Click here for details of our Assessors.

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