Cat Training Program
Learn to Become a Cat Trainer
Do you have a passion for cats? Do you want to make a difference in the lives of cats and the people who love them? Are you interested in behaviour? If you answered yes to these questions perhaps our cat training program is for you. By gaining an ABC Certified Cat Trainer certification (ABCCT) you will learn and develop the necessary skills to teach cat lovers humane and effective methods for addressing unwanted feline behaviours. This includes litter box challenges, scratching furniture, spraying and more. Our curriculum also focuses on socialization, how to properly raise kittens and ways in which problem behaviours can be prevented from developing in the first place. All of this is designed to assist you in becoming a force for good in the lives of felines, which will help cats find and stay in forever homes.
Not only can cats be trained but this program will teach you how to become a cat training specialist.
Call 1-800-795-3294 today or submit the completed form to request more information.
Curriculum – What You’ll Learn
Our cat training program is made up of 11 stages. The course covers everything from the history of cats, basic care, behaviour modification principles and how to apply them to feline behavioural challenges, as well as socialization methods and much more. Also included in this program is a hands-on component in which you will complete 25 hours of volunteering to assist cats at an animal shelter, rescue organization or humane society near you.
Here are the 11 stages that every graduate completes:
- Stage 1 – A Basic Overview of Cats
- Stage 2 – Learning Theories and the Feline Mind
- Stage 3 – Cat Training Tools, Behaviour Modification Products & Essential Cat Care Items
- Stage 4 – Preventing Unwanted Behaviours
- Stage 5 – Basic Cat Training
- Stage 6 – Cat Behaviour Management and Treatment
- Stage 7 – Cat Nutrition and Basic Care
- Stage 8 – Safety Concerns, Techniques & Practices
- Stage 9 – Business Building
- Stage 10 – Shelter Experience and Pet CPR & First Aid Certificate
- Stage 11 – Final Exam & Graduation
Affordable Tuition - An Investment in Your Future
Available in Every Canadian Province
The cat training program is available for students across Canada. With over 8 million cats in Canada the opportunities are clear.
For more information on availability near you, call 1-800-795-3294 and speak with an admissions counsellor directly.
Bring the Classroom to Your Living Room
This program allows you the flexibility of being able to study from home. This makes the course ideal for working adults or people with the kind of busy lives that make attending a brick-and-mortar classroom far less desirable or realistic. Aside from flexibility, this course if unique in that there are not many cat training courses available in North America.
Do What You Love
Helping cats have better lives is a wonderful goal. So is helping the people who love cats to be the best guardians they can be. With over 8 million cats kept as pets in Canada, and 38% of all Canadian households keeping them, not only do you have the chance to pursue something you love and find interesting, but you might be really able to help cats and people at the same time.
Cat Training and Behaviour Course Catalog
The catalog includes general information about the school, the school’s policies and its Mission Statement. Please click here to review the Course Catalog.