Ultimate Dog Grooming Online Bundle, 10 Certificate Courses

Learn How to Run a Successful Dog Grooming Business

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Learn How to Run a Successful Dog Grooming Business - 10 Courses in this Bundle

  1. Dog Grooming

  2. Dog Nutrition

  3. Dog First Aid

  4. Dog Behaviour Training

  5. Dog Training

  6. Entrepreneurship

  7. 10 Steps To Start A New Business

  8. Time Management

  9. Marketing Basics

  10. Internet Marketing Fundamentals

1. Dog Grooming: Learn To Be A Professional Dog Groomer

Written by our expert dog groomer with over 15 years of personal experience in this exciting field, this course will prepare you completely for life as a professional dog groomer.

Designed for all dog lovers, there is nothing like learning a new skill, particularly if you can turn it into a full-time lucrative career. Learning is even more rewarding if you can use it to merge a passion with an income. Whether you are looking for a complete career change, are just leaving education or simply want to add another skill to your existing ones, then this course will give you everything you need to succeed.

This comprehensive and exciting online dog grooming certification course will take you from being a complete beginner in the dog grooming industry, guiding you through all of the safety precautions and grooming techniques to how you go about setting up your brand new venture and attracting clients.

Who Would Benefit from the Course?

Ideal for all dog lovers that are looking to combine their passion with an exciting new career!

This course is aimed at the complete beginner that is looking to set up their own Dog Grooming Business or those that are looking to start a career in an animal related role.

The course is taught in a semi-formal style with your learning in mind. We provide a set of questions at the end of each module but also encourage practical action throughout the learning experience. With a solid background of dog grooming theory, we want you to be out in your community and grooming dogs when the certificate lands in your hands.

2. Canine Nutrition: Gain A Comprehensive Knowledge Base About Canine Health

If you are looking to gain a comprehensive knowledge base about canine health and well-being then this is the course for you. Written by our Canine Nutrition expert who has over 10 years experience in this fascinating field this course will give you a brand new respect for the canine body along with how it is fuelled for life.

If you love dogs you will have a wonderful time with this course. We look forward to sharing a whole new range of information with you.

Whether you are looking for a complete career change, are just leaving education or simply want to add another skill set to your existing ones, this course will give you everything that you need to succeed.

Who would benefit from this course?

Ideal for all dog lovers and those that would like to work in a nutrition based role with animals.

This course is suitable for everyone, from dog owners, that want to ensure their dog’s live long and healthy lives, right through to those that are looking to work in an animal related profession such as professional trainers and groomers.

The course is taught in a semi-formal style with your learning in mind. We provide a set of questions at the end of each module but also encourage practical action throughout the learning experience to start putting all of your new learning in to action.

3. Canine First Aid: Give proper care to your dog with this Canine First Aid

An estimated 92% of pets will experience some type of emergency situation during their lifetime, and up to 60% of veterinary visits are an emergency. Moreover, preventable accidents are the leading cause of death among pre-senior dogs.

Many people assume that if their dog becomes unwell or has an accident, the only option is to transport it to a vet. However, knowing what to do in an emergency can be the difference between life or death, and can buy precious time until veterinary care can be provided. Take the Canine First Aid Course and you will be ready for an emergency should it ever happen.

What will you learn with our Canine First Aid Online Course?

  • The Canine First Aid Course begins by familiarising you with the normal signs of a healthy dog so that when a dog becomes unwell, you can tell the difference. You will come to recognise indications of ill health in dogs, gain an understanding of when it is necessary to contact a vet and understand when emergency care is required.
  • Next, you’ll get to grips with some standard first aid equipment and products and learn about some of the risks associated with administering first aid to dogs. You’ll increase your understanding of canine safety in the home and become aware of common household items that can pose a risk to a dog’s health.
  • Dogs can be very good at hiding pain, so it’s up to us to be familiar with the signs that something is not right. You’ll learn how to recognise these signs, the risks associated with handling dogs experiencing pain, and how to safely handle and move a dog who is injured or in pain.
  • The Canine First Aid Course explains the reasons for bandaging, the principles of basic bandage selection, the many types of dressings and bandaging materials available and how to select the appropriate materials for the condition being treated. You’ll be shown how to apply bandages to the limbs, head, body and tail.
  • By completing this course, you’ll be equipped with the knowledge of how to respond to common first aid situations and emergency situations concerning the eyes, nose and mouth. You’ll learn about disorders of the digestive tract and be aware of signs of poisoning and how to respond. You’ll understand the different types of shock, be able to assess and respond to different types of haemorrhage, determine types of fractures and be able to treat them accordingly and understand different wound types.
  • You’ll gain an understanding of canine pregnancy, including the length of gestation, how to assess different stages of labour, how to determine if there is an emergency situation, and how to resuscitate newborn puppies.
  • The primary skills of a first aider include the ability to assess a dangerous situation, ensure personal safety and to apply first aid in an accident situation. You’ll learn how to do these, deal with the outcomes and apply self-care. You’ll also learn about cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR), when and what aspects of CPR are required in a given situation and how to apply CPR methods.
  • Be able to recognise, assist and care for dogs in emergency situations
  • Know what to do in an emergency and administer first aid
  • Understand the difference between a healthy and unhealthy dog
  • Be able to assess risk and act in a safe manner
  • Know how to transport injured animals safely
  • Be ready to recognise and use first aid equipment effectively
  • Understand the importance of managing your own stress and self-care

Benefits of Taking This Course

  • Equipping you with the knowledge you need to attend canine first aid situations and be able to carry out quick and comprehensive assessments, apply first aid techniques and manage safety aspects carefully, the Canine First Aid Course is essential for every dog owner.
  • Those who work with dogs and, in particular, those who care for others’ dogs, should know canine first aid. Primarily so you know what to do in an emergency but also to instil confidence in those who are using your services.

4. Canine Behaviour Training: Everything That You Need To Know About Canine

This course is a complete overview of the modern dog. It covers everything from how the dog evolved and became part of the human existence right through to how his brain works. By studying this you will be learning the most up to date and proven methods of dog communication, training and how to live a relaxed life with your own dogs.

People love dogs. Do we understand dogs though? Can you tell if a dog in the room with you is worried? Do you know what a calming signal is or how long adrenaline takes to leave the body of a dog? Do you know why dogs bite or that although they share most of their DNA with the wolf their behaviour is very different?

You will have a greater understanding of dog training and behaviour modification methods and know how they came about as common practice, plus how they affect the dog. You will be able to recognise key body language, gestures and signals of the dog and learn how you own human body language and reactions often misrepresent your own canine communication attempts.

Who would benefit from this course?

This course is ideal for all dog lovers.

Written by a canine behaviour specialist with over 15 years experience in the field and backed up by scientific knowledge, the course can help to change your life and your relationship with any dog that you come into contact with.

This course is ideal for those that have a dog or those that work with dogs in any capacity and want to understand and improve their relationships with their furry companion.

5. Dog Training: Understand And Train Dogs Better

The comprehensive and insightful Dog Training Course will provide you with a good academic base in the way that dogs think, learn and act. Based only on the most up-to-date research, kindest methods, and training advice that has been scientifically proven time and time again, the course will provide you with a good grounding for training your own dog or offering dog training advice to others.

This is an eight-unit course, packed full of essential information that talks of dog training and behaviour in a holistic style. We teach you how to communicate with, work with, and understand dogs and what exactly they are trying to say, at all times.

The most problematic behaviours that dogs display are usually based on a lack of understanding. Each unit is packed full of current research and advice on dog training and behaviour and how you can best communicate with and train your dog.

Video Content
To give students visual demonstrations of the dog training techniques discussed, the course is accompanied by video tutorials presented by a Professional Dog Trainer, which you will gain access to upon enrolling on the course. The following topics are taught in the videos:

  • Target
  • Clicker Dog Training
  • Basic Handling
  • Lure and Capture
  • Shaping Behaviour
  • Wait
  • Walking to Heel
  • Watch Me

Who would benefit from this course?

The Dog Training Certificate Course also teaches you how you can use your new skills to help others, on a personal and professional basis, what you need to do in order to become a dog trainer and how to become as knowledgeable and professional as you possibly can be.

Whilst dog training is a self-regulated profession at the moment it’s important that you use this course as a base of knowledge then continue to study, all of the recommendations for further study will be described within the course and the information described within will certainly be a good start in a dog training career if that’s a route you wish to pursue.

This course will also work perfectly with our other related courses on canine nutrition, behaviour and holistic therapy.

The Dog Training Certificate Course also teaches you how you can use your new skills to help others, on a personal and professional basis, what you need to do in order to become a dog trainer and how to become as knowledgeable and professional as you possibly can be.

Whilst dog training is a self-regulated profession at the moment it’s important that you use this course as a base of knowledge then continue to study, all of the recommendations for further study will be described within the course and the information described within will certainly be a good start in a dog training career if that’s a route you wish to pursue.

This course will also work perfectly with our other related courses on canine nutrition, behaviour and holistic therapy.

6. Entrepreneurship: Make Your Business Venture an Astounding Success!

So, you want to break into entrepreneurship? Well, that’s great, but know that it is no easy feat. There are many steps you must take just to prepare yourself to embark on the journey, and once you have started your business, many more steps to maintain the business. This course is designed to give you the tools you need to start, run, and grow a business you can be proud of!

Would you to be your own boss? Have you ever dreamed of starting your own business? Don’t know what to do about your great business idea? If you have ever thought about these situations then you need our entrepreneurship course.

Let our Entrepreneurship Online Short Course help you achieve your dreams. Being an entrepreneur can be full of risks. These risks are minimized through drafting a business plan, knowing your competition, and successful marketing. All these and more can be found in our Entrepreneurship course.

By the end of this Entrepreneurship Online Short Course, you will be able to:

  • Understand how to start a business
  • Develop a business plan
  • Get financing for your business
  • Hire and train employees
  • Run your business
  • Grow your business

7. 10 Steps To Start A New Business: A Blueprint for Building the Company of Your Dreams

You've decided to go into business, but where do you begin?

Starting your own business can be stressful so it’s important that you know what you need to do to get started.

In this course you will learn the ten most important steps you must take when starting a new business.

Developed by professional businessman and an accredited teacher this course is delivered online and consists of 10 online video based instructional units that are easy to follow and understand, making learning fun and enjoyable!

With 10 Steps To Start A New Business Online Short Course you will learn:

  • How to choose a business name
  • What to consider when choosing a business name
  • What type of business structure you need
  • The importance of bookeeping
  • The importance of doing a business plan
  • How to open a business bank account and factors to consider
  • Choosing a business location and business leases
  • Tax, Companies and licenses
  • How to organise your business stationary and what you need
  • Marketing and branding ideas
  • How to choose employees
  • What types of insurances do you need?
  • Starting a business, buying a franchise or buying an established business

8. Time Management: How To Manage Your Time And Get Things Done

Personal time management skills are essential skills for effective people. People who use these techniques on a regular basis are the highest achievers in all walks of life, from business to sport to public service. Making these skills part your daily routine will enable you to function exceptionally well, even under intense pressure.

As you master these skills you'll find that you take control of your workload, saying goodbye to the often intense stress of work overload. At the heart of time management is an important shift in focus: Concentrate on results, not on being busy. Many people spend their days in a frenzy of activity, but achieve very little, because they're not concentrating their effort on the things that matter the most.

Time management training begins with setting goals. These goals are recorded, prioritized and may be broken down into a project, an action plan, or a simple task list. This entire process is supported by a skill set that should include personal motivation, delegation skills, organization tools, and crisis management. We'll cover all this and more during this Time Management Online Short Course.

Course Topics:

  • The SMART Way
  • Urgent Important Matrix
  • The 80/20 Rule
  • Eat That Frog
  • The Glass Jar

By the end of this Time Management Online Short Course you will be able to:

  • Plan and prioritize daily activities efficiently and in a productive manner.
  • Triumph over procrastination.
  • Effectively deal with crises.
  • Organize your workspace and workflow.
  • Efficiently delegate.
  • Ritualize your workload.
  • Plan effective meetings.

9. Marketing Basics: Get a Better Understanding of Marketing and Grow Your Business

Marketing is an essential element for every business. It can be that one missing piece of the puzzle, and when it fits the big picture is revealed. In this course you will be given an introduction to marketing and its benefits. If you are not marketing your business you will not grow, and if you do not grow you will not succeed.

Marketing Basics will provide the basic knowledge to show you how to build and grow your business. Marketing has changed a lot recently and having a new perspective will give you the needed information to assist in making marketing decisions. No matter what your product or service is, your business will benefit with a better understanding of marketing.

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Define your market
  • Know the different types of marketing and ways to use them
  • Learn effective ways of communicating with the customer
  • Know how to set marketing goals and strategies
  • Recognise common marketing mistakes and know how to avoid

10. Internet Marketing Fundamentals: Gain the Skills required to Market Your Business Online

Marketing has changed dramatically over the last decade. Marketing is all about communicating, and the Internet has completely changed the way people communicate. The Internet is a marketer's dream come true, especially with Social Media, as you have a low cost marketing tool that can reach a large audience.

Internet Marketing Fundamentals will provide you with a great set of skills to market your business online. Content is the king of Internet marketing, and your will need to know how to utilize your great content. If you want your business to grow then you need to understand Internet Marketing Fundamentals.

By the end of this Internet Marketing Fundamentals course, you will be able to:

  • Know how to conduct market research
  • Develop a workable internet marketing campaign
  • Recognise your target market
  • Understand your brand
  • Grasp SEO and website characteristics
  • Find and capture leads

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Recognition & Accreditation

Upon successful completion of this course and achieving a passing score for the assessment, you will become a qualified Dog Grooming Professional. You will also be issued with an international continuing education credit (CEU) certificate, accepted by many Dog Grooming organizations worldwide.

The Certificate is applicable worldwide, which demonstrates your commitment to learning new skills. You can share the certificate with your friends, relatives, co-workers, and potential employers. Also, include it in your resume/CV, professional social media profiles and job applications.

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Ultimate Dog Grooming Online Bundle, 10 Courses includes the following courses, below is a summary of each course: 

Course 1 - Certificate In Dog Grooming Online Course

Module 1: Working with Dogs

  • Part 1: Working with Dogs
  • Part 2: Dog Behaviour Basics
  • Part 3: Infection and Disease
  • Module 1 Assessment

Module 2: Canine Anatomy and Health

  • Part 1: Dog Skeleton
  • Part 2: Muscular System
  • Part 3: Coat and Skin Issues
  • Part 4: First Aid
  • Module 2 Assessment

Module 3: Essential Grooming Requirements

  • Part 1: Essential Grooming Requirements
  • Part 2: Combs and Brushes
  • Part 3: Hairdryers
  • Module 3 Assessment

Module 4: Getting Practical

  • Part 1: Getting Practical
  • Part 2: Ears
  • Part 3: Nails
  • Module 4 Assessment

Module 5: Time to Get Clean

  • Part 1: Canine Coat Types
  • Part 2: Preparing for the Bath
  • Part 3: Drying the Dog
  • Module 5 Assessment

Module 6: Styling Theory

  • Part 1: Spaniel Style
  • Part 2: Drop Coat Style
  • Part 3: Legs, Feet and Tail
  • Module 6 Assessment

Module 7: Styling in Practice

  • Part 1: Styling in Practice
  • Part 2: Creating Face Shapes
  • Part 3: Styling for a Dog Show
  • Part 4: Styling for a Dog Show
  • Module 7 Assessment

Module 8: Grooming and Paperwork

  • Part 1: Grooming and Paperwork
  • Part 2: Grooming Puppies
  • Module 8 Assessment

Module 9: Building Your Business

  • Part 1: Building Your Business
  • Part 2: Registering Your Business
  • Module 9 Assessment

Module 10: Marketing, Customers and Growth

  • Part 1: Marketing
  • Part 2: Happy Customers
  • Module 10 Assessment

Course 2 - Certificate In Dog Nutrition Online Course

Module 1: Introducing Canine Nutrition

  • Part 1: What is nutrition?
  • Part 2: Commercial Dog Food
  • Part 3: Dog Food Ingredients
  • Module 1 Assessment

Module 2: Digestion and Immunity

  • Part 1: The Digestive Process
  • Part 2: The Canine Immune System
  • Part 3: The Canine Immune System
  • Module 2 Assessment

Module 3: Diet and Health

  • Part 1: Diet and Health
  • Part 2: Thyroid problems
  • Part 3: Hypertension and Hypotension
  • Module 3 Assessment

Module 4: Nutritional Needs of the Dog

  • Part 1: Proteins, Carbohydrates and Plants
  • Part 2: Minerals
  • Module 4 Assessment

Module 5: Vitamins and Health

  • Part 1: Vitamins
  • Part 2: Water-Soluble Vitamins 
  • Part 3: Choosing Supplements
  • Module 5 Assessment

Module 6: Feeding Options for Dog Owners

  • Part 1: Commercial Dog Food
  • Part 2: Home Cooked Dog Food
  • Part 3: Foods to Avoid
  • Part 4: 7 Dangerous Foods for Dogs
  • Module 6 Assessment

Module 7: Life Stage Feeding

  • Part 1: Life stages
  • Part 2: Puppies, Adult dogs and Old age
  • Part 3: Vegetarian and Vegan Dogs
  • Module 7 Assessment

Module 8: Obesity

  • Part 1: Obesity
  • Part 2: How Obesity Affects Behaviour
  • Part 3: Weight Loss
  • Module 8 Assessment

Module 9: Specific Health Problems

  • Part 1: Specific Health Problems
  • Part 2: Skin and Coat Problems
  • Part 3: Cancer
  • Module 9 Assessment

Module 10: Whole Dog Health

  • Part 1: Food and Health Divide
  • Part 2: Other Natural Health Options
  • Part 3: Natural Therapy in Practice
  • Module 10 Assessment

Course 3 - Certificate In Dog First Aid Online Course

Module 1: The Healthy Dog

  • Introduction
  • Part 1: The Healthy Dog and How to Check Vital Signs
  • Part 2: Indicators of an Unhealthy Dog and When to Call the Vet

Module 2: First Aid Equipment and Risk Assessment

  • Part 1: First Aid Kits
  • Part 2: Safety in the Home

Module 3: Pain – Assessing and Moving the Injured Dog

  • Part 1: Understanding Pain in Dogs
  • Part 2: Moving the Injured Dog

Module 4: Minor Injuries and Bandaging

  • Part 1: When to Apply a Bandage and Basic Bandaging Rules
  • Part 2: Bandaging Techniques

Module 5: Common First Aid Situations

  • Part 1: Burns, Scalds, Hyperthermia
  • Part 2: Bites, Seizures and Paw Injuries
  • Part 3: Facial Injuries
  • Part 4: The Digestive Tract

Module 6: Further First Aid Situations

  • Part 1: Shock and Haemorrhage
  • Part 2: Treatment of Wounds
  • Part 3: Fractures

Module 7: Whelping and Newborns

  • Part 1: Pregnancy and Whelping
  • Part 2: Whelping First Aid Situations

Module 8: Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation

  • Part 1: Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation
  • Part 2: The Techniques

Module 9: Accidents and Emergencies

  • Part 1: Managing the Scene of an Accident
  • Part 2: Road Accidents
  • Part 3: Self-Care

Module 10: Case Studies and Final Assessment

  • Case Studies
  • Conclusion

Course 4 - Certificate In Dog Behaviour Training Online Course

Module 1 Canine history, genetics and evolution

  • Part 1: Introduction
  • Part 2: Canine Genetics and Evolution
  • Module 1 Assessment

Module 2 Breed differences and senses

  • Part 1: Introduction
  • Part 2: Canine Senses
  • Module 2 Assessment

Module 3 The dogs brain, imprinting and early learning

  • Part 1: Introduction
  • Part 2: Essential Social Learning
  • Module 3 Assessment

Module 4 Social structure of the dog and emotion

  • Part 1: Introduction
  • Part 2: What about Leadership?
  • Module 4 Assessment

Module 5 Communication, canine body language and stress

  • Part 1: Introduction
  • Part 2: Canine Communication
  • Part 3: What is Canine Stress?
  • Module 5 Assessment

Module 6 Environmental and owner influence

  • Part 1: Introduction
  • Part 2: Dog Meets Home
  • Module 6 Assessment

Module 7 Health, diet and hormones

  • Part 1: Introduction
  • Part 2: Behaviour during Health Checks
  • Part 3: Hormones
  • Module 7 Assessment

Module 8 How dogs learn

  • Part 1: Introduction
  • Part 2: What We Know Now
  • Module 8 Assessment

Module 9: Punishment and discipline

  • Part 1: Introduction
  • Part 2: Aversion Training 
  • Module 9 Assessment

Module 10 Aggression

  • Part 1: Introduction
  • Part 2: Stages of Aggression
  • Part 3: Types of Aggression
  • Module 10 Assessment

Module 11 How to train a dog

  • Part 1: Introduction
  • Part 2: Preparing for Dog Training
  • Part 3: Basic Commands
  • Module 11 Assessment

Module 12 Changing Behaviour

  • Part 1: Introduction
  • Part 2: Resource Guarding
  • Part 3: Fear of Dogs or People
  • Module 12 Assessment

Course 5 - Certificate In Dog Training Online Course

Module 1 Dog Training

  • Part 1: Why Educate?
  • Part 2: The Wolf Pack Theory
  • Part 3: Modern Dog Training and Research
  • Module 1 Assessment

Module 2 How Dogs Learn

  • Part 1: Variations in Learning Speed
  • Part 2: Types of Learning (Conditioning)
  • Part 3: Reinforcement and Punishment
  • Part 4: Escape and Avoidance Learning
  • Part 5: Vicarious Learning and Latent Learning
  • Part 6: Generalisation, Discrimination and Extinction
  • Part 7: Biological Factors
  • Module 2 Assessment

Module 3 Observation and Communication

  • Part 1: Why is Observation So Important?
  • Part 2: Canine Communication
  • Part 3: Calming Signals
  • Module 3 Assessment

Module 4 Reward and Reinforcement

  • Part 1: Positive Reinforcement
  • Part 2: Negative Reinforcement and Positive Punishment
  • Module 4 Assessment

Module 5 Puppy Development & Training Classes

  • Part 1: Nature and Nurture
  • Part 2: Puppy Classes
  • Part 3: Puppy Farm Dogs
  • Module 5 Assessment

Module 6 Training Skills

  • Part 1: Training Skills
  • Part 2: Learning in Context
  • Part 3: Basic Handling Video
  • Part 4: Clicker Training Video
  • Part 5: Lure and Capture Video
  • Part 6: Shaping Behaviour Video
  • Part 7: Wait Command Video
  • Part 8: Target Stick Command Video
  • Part 9: Loose Leash Video
  • Part 10: Come Back Command Video
  • Module 6 Assessment

Module 7 Individual Consultations

  • Part 1: Separation Anxiety
  • Part 2: Behaviour Adjustment Therapy
  • Part 3: Aggression
  • Module 7 Assessment

Module 8 Your Dog Training Future

  • Part 1: Your Dog Training Future
  • Part 2: Small Business Management
  • Part 3: Registering as a Sole Trader
  • Module 8 Assessment

Course 6 - Entrepreneurship

Module One: Getting Started

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Understand how to start a business
  • Develop a business plan
  • Get financing for your business
  • Hire and train employees
  • Run your business
  • Grow your business

Module Two: Decide on the Type of Business

  • Lesson One: Is It Feasible?
  • Lesson Two: What Are Your Interests?
  • Lesson Three: Do You Have the Experience?
  • Lesson Four: Are You an Expert?
  • Lesson Five: Case Study

Module Three: What Is the Market/Competition Like?

  • Lesson One: Is the Venture Lucrative?
  • Lesson Two: Is There Competition?
  • Lesson Three: How Can You Set Yourself Apart from the Competition?
  • Lesson Four: How Is the Customer Prospect?
  • Lesson Five: Case Study

Module Four: Basics of Starting a Business

  • Lesson One: Decide on a Name
  • Lesson Two: Legal Structure of the Business
  • Lesson Three: Register the Business
  • Lesson Four: Choose the Location
  • Lesson Five: Hire an Accountant
  • Lesson Six: Case Study

Module Five: Create a Business Plan

  • Lesson One: What Should Be Included in the Business Plan
  • Lesson Two: Gather Documentation
  • Lesson Three: Develop a Business Plan Outline
  • Lesson Four: Draft a Business Plan
  • Lesson Five: Case Study

Module Six:  Get Financing

  • Lesson One: Contact Organizations for Guidance
  • Lesson Two: Decide the Type of Financing
  • Lesson Three: Shop Around
  • Lesson Four: What to Do Once Approved
  • Lesson Five: Case Study

Module Seven: Hire Employees

  • Lesson One: Develop Job Descriptions
  • Lesson Two: Advertise Positions
  • Lesson Three: Interview Candidates
  • Lesson Four: Select Candidates
  • Lesson Five: Case Study

Module Eight: Training Employees

  • Lesson One: Teach Company Culture
  • Lesson Two: Implement Actual Training for the Position
  • Lesson Three: Provide Feedback
  • Lesson Four: Offer Additional Training, If Necessary
  • Lesson Five: Case Study

Module Nine: Market the Business

  • Lesson One: Traditional Marketing
  • Lesson Two: Create a Website
  • Lesson Three: Social Media
  • Lesson Four: Networking Groups
  • Lesson Five: Case Study

Module Ten: Run the Business

  • Lesson One: Procurement
  • Lesson Two: Sell! Sell! Sell!
  • Lesson Three: How to Manage Cash Flow
  • Lesson Four: Budgeting
  • Lesson Five: Case Study

Module Eleven:  Grow the Business

  • Lesson One: Offer More Products/ Services
  • Lesson Two: Open Another Location
  • Lesson Three: Franchise Opportunitites
  • Lesson Four: Scoring Large Contracts
  • Lesson Five: Case Study

Module Twelve: Wrapping Up

Course 7 - 10 Steps To Start A New Business

Step 1 Business Names and Structures

  • Choosing a business name
    • How to choose a name
    • What do you use the business name for
    • What to consider when choosing a name
    • Is your business name unique
  • Business name registration
    • How to register a business name
    • How to find out if it’s available
    • What government websites to go to
    • Where to go on the government websites
    • How to search domain names and check availability
    • How to purchase domain names
  • The structure of your business
    • 3 Structures
    • What each structure means
    • Agreements
  • The importance of bookkeeping
    • The keeping of records for taxation purposes
    • You must know how your business is doing
  • Setting up supplier accounts
    • Credit accounts
    • Return for refund policy

Step 2 Planning for Success

  • Writing a business plan
    • Business plan included in the course
    • What is a business plan and why do you need one
    • Strengths and weaknesses
    • Competitors Strengths and weaknesses
    • Is your business idea viable
    • How your business will be organised
    • What is your business venture
    • Market research
    • Sales and marketing
    • Financial predictions

Step 3 Finance and Accounts

  • Open a bank account
    • What you need to open a bank account
    • Registration of business name
    • Types of business accounts
    • Interview with bank manager
  • Business finance
    • Ways to get finance/capital
    • Agreements

Step 4 Business Location

  • Choosing a business location
    • Factors to consider
    • Security issues
    • Room/space available
    • Market research
    • Security issues
  • Business leases
    • What length of lease to choose in the beginning
  • Licences to work from home
    • Council licenses
    • Taxation issues
    • Types of businesses to run from home
    • Interview with home business person, set up, issues and insights to running a home based business

Step 4 Government Requirements

  • Tax file number
  • ABN number
  • Register for GST
  • Any licences

Step 6 Business Stationary

  • Printing needs
    • Business cards
    • With comp slips
    • Envelopes
    • Letter heads
    • Invoices
    • Brochures
    • Flyers
    • Printing tips
    • How to design a logo and artwork
    • How to save on costs

Step 7 Marketing and Branding

  • What is Marketing and when will customers buy
  • What is Branding, name, logo and slogan
  • Domain name rego
  • Web marketing,
  • Social media
  • SEO and what this means
  • Google Adwords, what is it?

Step 8 Employees

  • Staff are most important for your business
  • Understand employer obligations
  • Part time or full time staff
  • What your best employee would look like
  • How to choose the correct employee

Step 9 Insurances

  • What type of insurances do you need?
  • What type of insurances to consider
  • Insurances
  • Fire and theft
  • Legal liability
  • Business interruption
  • Business vehicles
  • Public liability
  • Workers compensation

Step 10 Starting a business, buying a franchise or buying an established business

  • Tips on starting from scratch
  • Fixed and variable costs
  • Advantages of starting from scratch
  • Positive and negative elements of buying a franchise
  • Buying an established business
  • Do your due diligence
  • Factors to consider

Course 8 - Time Management

Section One: Getting Started

Section Two: SMARTER Goals

  • The Three P’s
  • Create SMARTER Goals
  • Prioritizing Your Goals
  • Visualize your Goals-Visualization

Section Three: Prioritizing Your Time

  • The 80/20 Rule
  • Prioritizing with the Urgent-Important Matrix
  • Being Assertive...Saying “NO” to Requests you can’t meet.

Section Four: Planning

  • Using To Do List
  • The Glass Jar: Rocks, Pebbles, Sand, and Water
  • Ready, Fire, Aim!

Section Five: Procrastination

  • Why We Procrastinate
  • Nine Ways to Overcome Procrastination
  • Eat That Frog!

Section Six: Managing Crisis

  • When Crisis Calls...do you have a Contingency Plan?
  • Creating a Plan
  • Executing the Plan
  • Lessons Learned

Section Seven: The Organized Workspace

  • De-Clutter
  • Managing Workflow
  • Dealing with E-mail...email etiquette
  • Using Calendars

Section Eight: Delegating

  • When to Delegate?
  • Who Should I Delegate to?
  • Monitoring the Results

Section Nine: The Power of Ritual...Habits

  • What is a Ritual/Routine?
  • Example Rituals
  • Using Rituals to Maximise Time

Section Ten: Meetings

  • Deciding if a Meeting is Necessary... Is the meeting necessary?
  • Using the PAT Approach
  • Effective Agenda Writing
  • Staying on Track
  • Was the Meeting Worthwhile?

Section Eleven: Meeting Alternatives

  • Instant Messaging and Chat Rooms
  • Teleconferencing
  • E-mail Lists and Online Groups
  • Collaboration Applications

Section Twelve: Wrapping Up

Course 9 - Marketing Basics

Module One - Getting Started

Module Two -  What is Marketing?

  • What is a market?
  • Marketing is not selling
  • Understanding customer needs
  • Defining your product or service

Module Three - Common Marketing Types (Part 1)

  • Direct marketing
  • Active marketing
  • Incoming marketing
  • Outgoing marketing

Module Four - Common Marketing Types (Part 2)

  • Guerrilla marketing
  • B2B marketing
  • B2C marketing
  • Promotional marketing

Module Five - The Marketing Mix

  • Product
  • Price
  • Promotion
  • Place

Module Six - Communicating the Right Way

  • The marketing pitch
  • Sell value, not the price
  • Fun and entertaining is powerful
  • Choosing the right media

Module Seven - Customer Communications

  • Give your customers a voice
  • It's not about you, it's about them
  • Every interaction counts
  • Answers questions honestly

Module Eight - Marketing Goals

  • Brand switching
  • Repeat purchases
  • Brand loyalty
  • Inform and educate

Module Nine - The Marketing Funnel

  • Awareness
  • Interest
  • Desire
  • Action

Module Ten - Marketing Mistakes (Part 1)

  • Not taking social media seriously
  • Not having a USP
  • Cross cultural and international translations
  • Not building a relationship

Module Eleven - Marketing Mistakes (Part 2)

  • Not having a plan
  • Aiming at everyone
  • Not tracking metrics
  • Not listening to your customers

Module Twelve - Wrapping Up

Course 10 - Internet Marketing Fundamentals

Module One - Getting Started

Module Two - SWOT Analysis in Marketing

  • Strength
  • Weaknesses
  • Opportunities
  • Threats

Module Three - Marketing Research

  • Consume all media
  • Find the right price
  • Product development and improvement
  • Identify your target audience

Module Four - Real Time Marketing

  • Dynamic Content
  • Engagement builds followers
  • Constant readiness
  • The time, the place, the media

Module Five - Brand Management

  • Every interaction counts
  • Consistent through all media
  • Unique qualities
  • Needs to be actively managed

Module Six - Social Media (Part 1)

  • You are building a community
  • A personal touch
  • Brand champions
  • Make it easy to share

Module Seven - Social Media (Part 2)

  • Content is King
  • Blog and interact
  • Webinars
  • Constant monitoring

Module Eight - SEO Basics

  • Relevant and original content
  • Keywords
  • Value proposition
  • Linking

Module Nine - Website Characteristics

  • SEO Optimisation
  • Landing page
  • Analytics
  • Mobile and tablet friendly

Module Ten - Capturing Leads

  • Lead management and generation
  • Give something away
  • Quality vs Quantity
  • Capture repeat customers

Module Eleven - Campaign Characteristics

  • Tailored for your audience
  • Use powerful words
  • The 4 W's of a campaign
  • Monitor and tweak

Module Twelve - Wrapping Up

 

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet. 

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

  • Microsoft Windows XP, or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

  • OSX/iOS 6 or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

  • Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
  • Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader

Customer Reviews

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Average rating 4.5 out of 5 stars

Lauren Carr

23 November 2021 06:48:39 PM

This is perfect for all Dog lovers! Professionally and not, its really useful.

Boris Lee

18 November 2021 02:52:23 PM

Good experience learned so much!

Connor MacLeod

10 November 2021 04:27:17 PM

tips and techniques were very helpful

Sean Morrison

2 November 2021 04:26:35 PM

The program had challenging information but was very educational. The techniques that were taught are used today in my profession.

Lorna M. Patrick

29 October 2021 07:45:24 AM

Thoroughly enjoyed course. Good stepping stone towards becoming a professional dog groomer.

Vanessa Robertson

28 October 2021 03:13:41 PM

I knew that my dog needed to be groomed but I had no idea what I was doing. I took this course and never looked back! Now, my dog is always super happy after a grooming.

Leah Russell

26 October 2021 05:50:58 PM

I have learned so much in just this one course. I can't wait to explore more of their extensive list of courses!

Adrian MacDonald

21 October 2021 09:23:10 AM

Detailed and informative!

Jennifer White

16 October 2021 03:32:00 AM

Wonderful topics combined in a simple to grasp course

Jack Anderson

14 October 2021 04:41:18 PM

Excellent lesson plan and very interactive, totally engaging overall

Tania Gordom

20 September 2021 02:27:47 PM

This was an excellent study. It will really teach you not only the basics but teach you very helpful tips and techniques

Perry Cooper

14 September 2021 05:40:57 PM

If you want to start a career in dog grooming or if you just love dogs so so much, and have them as pets? then this course is for you!!

Hugo Fitz

8 September 2021 03:16:18 PM

so glad I took this course, I developed my skills and improved my career. I can ever start a dog grooming business one day!

Sherrell Taylor

6 September 2021 04:06:09 PM

This course was very informative, it was everything I was looking for.

Amanda Powell

16 October 2021 03:31:36 AM

Professionally made, good for staff training

David Henderson

14 October 2021 04:43:14 PM

Nice and Simple, yet it very comprehensive and detailed.

Brett Wiegand

24 September 2021 01:28:20 PM

this course is informative and detailed

Jevon Leffler

23 September 2021 03:04:28 PM

great course! this will surely help me a lot in grooming my dogs and as we all know grooming pets can be such a nasty business

Candy Pieters

30 September 2021 12:05:31 AM

Excellent and informative short Course

Emma Lodge

29 September 2021 12:46:48 PM

Good information provided
Dont think it was worth $300

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About this Course

Learn How to Run a Successful Dog Grooming Business - 10 Courses in this Bundle

  1. Dog Grooming

  2. Dog Nutrition

  3. Dog First Aid

  4. Dog Behaviour Training

  5. Dog Training

  6. Entrepreneurship

  7. 10 Steps To Start A New Business

  8. Time Management

  9. Marketing Basics

  10. Internet Marketing Fundamentals

1. Dog Grooming: Learn To Be A Professional Dog Groomer

Written by our expert dog groomer with over 15 years of personal experience in this exciting field, this course will prepare you completely for life as a professional dog groomer.

Designed for all dog lovers, there is nothing like learning a new skill, particularly if you can turn it into a full-time lucrative career. Learning is even more rewarding if you can use it to merge a passion with an income. Whether you are looking for a complete career change, are just leaving education or simply want to add another skill to your existing ones, then this course will give you everything you need to succeed.

This comprehensive and exciting online dog grooming certification course will take you from being a complete beginner in the dog grooming industry, guiding you through all of the safety precautions and grooming techniques to how you go about setting up your brand new venture and attracting clients.

Who Would Benefit from the Course?

Ideal for all dog lovers that are looking to combine their passion with an exciting new career!

This course is aimed at the complete beginner that is looking to set up their own Dog Grooming Business or those that are looking to start a career in an animal related role.

The course is taught in a semi-formal style with your learning in mind. We provide a set of questions at the end of each module but also encourage practical action throughout the learning experience. With a solid background of dog grooming theory, we want you to be out in your community and grooming dogs when the certificate lands in your hands.

2. Canine Nutrition: Gain A Comprehensive Knowledge Base About Canine Health

If you are looking to gain a comprehensive knowledge base about canine health and well-being then this is the course for you. Written by our Canine Nutrition expert who has over 10 years experience in this fascinating field this course will give you a brand new respect for the canine body along with how it is fuelled for life.

If you love dogs you will have a wonderful time with this course. We look forward to sharing a whole new range of information with you.

Whether you are looking for a complete career change, are just leaving education or simply want to add another skill set to your existing ones, this course will give you everything that you need to succeed.

Who would benefit from this course?

Ideal for all dog lovers and those that would like to work in a nutrition based role with animals.

This course is suitable for everyone, from dog owners, that want to ensure their dog’s live long and healthy lives, right through to those that are looking to work in an animal related profession such as professional trainers and groomers.

The course is taught in a semi-formal style with your learning in mind. We provide a set of questions at the end of each module but also encourage practical action throughout the learning experience to start putting all of your new learning in to action.

3. Canine First Aid: Give proper care to your dog with this Canine First Aid

An estimated 92% of pets will experience some type of emergency situation during their lifetime, and up to 60% of veterinary visits are an emergency. Moreover, preventable accidents are the leading cause of death among pre-senior dogs.

Many people assume that if their dog becomes unwell or has an accident, the only option is to transport it to a vet. However, knowing what to do in an emergency can be the difference between life or death, and can buy precious time until veterinary care can be provided. Take the Canine First Aid Course and you will be ready for an emergency should it ever happen.

What will you learn with our Canine First Aid Online Course?

  • The Canine First Aid Course begins by familiarising you with the normal signs of a healthy dog so that when a dog becomes unwell, you can tell the difference. You will come to recognise indications of ill health in dogs, gain an understanding of when it is necessary to contact a vet and understand when emergency care is required.
  • Next, you’ll get to grips with some standard first aid equipment and products and learn about some of the risks associated with administering first aid to dogs. You’ll increase your understanding of canine safety in the home and become aware of common household items that can pose a risk to a dog’s health.
  • Dogs can be very good at hiding pain, so it’s up to us to be familiar with the signs that something is not right. You’ll learn how to recognise these signs, the risks associated with handling dogs experiencing pain, and how to safely handle and move a dog who is injured or in pain.
  • The Canine First Aid Course explains the reasons for bandaging, the principles of basic bandage selection, the many types of dressings and bandaging materials available and how to select the appropriate materials for the condition being treated. You’ll be shown how to apply bandages to the limbs, head, body and tail.
  • By completing this course, you’ll be equipped with the knowledge of how to respond to common first aid situations and emergency situations concerning the eyes, nose and mouth. You’ll learn about disorders of the digestive tract and be aware of signs of poisoning and how to respond. You’ll understand the different types of shock, be able to assess and respond to different types of haemorrhage, determine types of fractures and be able to treat them accordingly and understand different wound types.
  • You’ll gain an understanding of canine pregnancy, including the length of gestation, how to assess different stages of labour, how to determine if there is an emergency situation, and how to resuscitate newborn puppies.
  • The primary skills of a first aider include the ability to assess a dangerous situation, ensure personal safety and to apply first aid in an accident situation. You’ll learn how to do these, deal with the outcomes and apply self-care. You’ll also learn about cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR), when and what aspects of CPR are required in a given situation and how to apply CPR methods.
  • Be able to recognise, assist and care for dogs in emergency situations
  • Know what to do in an emergency and administer first aid
  • Understand the difference between a healthy and unhealthy dog
  • Be able to assess risk and act in a safe manner
  • Know how to transport injured animals safely
  • Be ready to recognise and use first aid equipment effectively
  • Understand the importance of managing your own stress and self-care

Benefits of Taking This Course

  • Equipping you with the knowledge you need to attend canine first aid situations and be able to carry out quick and comprehensive assessments, apply first aid techniques and manage safety aspects carefully, the Canine First Aid Course is essential for every dog owner.
  • Those who work with dogs and, in particular, those who care for others’ dogs, should know canine first aid. Primarily so you know what to do in an emergency but also to instil confidence in those who are using your services.

4. Canine Behaviour Training: Everything That You Need To Know About Canine

This course is a complete overview of the modern dog. It covers everything from how the dog evolved and became part of the human existence right through to how his brain works. By studying this you will be learning the most up to date and proven methods of dog communication, training and how to live a relaxed life with your own dogs.

People love dogs. Do we understand dogs though? Can you tell if a dog in the room with you is worried? Do you know what a calming signal is or how long adrenaline takes to leave the body of a dog? Do you know why dogs bite or that although they share most of their DNA with the wolf their behaviour is very different?

You will have a greater understanding of dog training and behaviour modification methods and know how they came about as common practice, plus how they affect the dog. You will be able to recognise key body language, gestures and signals of the dog and learn how you own human body language and reactions often misrepresent your own canine communication attempts.

Who would benefit from this course?

This course is ideal for all dog lovers.

Written by a canine behaviour specialist with over 15 years experience in the field and backed up by scientific knowledge, the course can help to change your life and your relationship with any dog that you come into contact with.

This course is ideal for those that have a dog or those that work with dogs in any capacity and want to understand and improve their relationships with their furry companion.

5. Dog Training: Understand And Train Dogs Better

The comprehensive and insightful Dog Training Course will provide you with a good academic base in the way that dogs think, learn and act. Based only on the most up-to-date research, kindest methods, and training advice that has been scientifically proven time and time again, the course will provide you with a good grounding for training your own dog or offering dog training advice to others.

This is an eight-unit course, packed full of essential information that talks of dog training and behaviour in a holistic style. We teach you how to communicate with, work with, and understand dogs and what exactly they are trying to say, at all times.

The most problematic behaviours that dogs display are usually based on a lack of understanding. Each unit is packed full of current research and advice on dog training and behaviour and how you can best communicate with and train your dog.

Video Content
To give students visual demonstrations of the dog training techniques discussed, the course is accompanied by video tutorials presented by a Professional Dog Trainer, which you will gain access to upon enrolling on the course. The following topics are taught in the videos:

  • Target
  • Clicker Dog Training
  • Basic Handling
  • Lure and Capture
  • Shaping Behaviour
  • Wait
  • Walking to Heel
  • Watch Me

Who would benefit from this course?

The Dog Training Certificate Course also teaches you how you can use your new skills to help others, on a personal and professional basis, what you need to do in order to become a dog trainer and how to become as knowledgeable and professional as you possibly can be.

Whilst dog training is a self-regulated profession at the moment it’s important that you use this course as a base of knowledge then continue to study, all of the recommendations for further study will be described within the course and the information described within will certainly be a good start in a dog training career if that’s a route you wish to pursue.

This course will also work perfectly with our other related courses on canine nutrition, behaviour and holistic therapy.

The Dog Training Certificate Course also teaches you how you can use your new skills to help others, on a personal and professional basis, what you need to do in order to become a dog trainer and how to become as knowledgeable and professional as you possibly can be.

Whilst dog training is a self-regulated profession at the moment it’s important that you use this course as a base of knowledge then continue to study, all of the recommendations for further study will be described within the course and the information described within will certainly be a good start in a dog training career if that’s a route you wish to pursue.

This course will also work perfectly with our other related courses on canine nutrition, behaviour and holistic therapy.

6. Entrepreneurship: Make Your Business Venture an Astounding Success!

So, you want to break into entrepreneurship? Well, that’s great, but know that it is no easy feat. There are many steps you must take just to prepare yourself to embark on the journey, and once you have started your business, many more steps to maintain the business. This course is designed to give you the tools you need to start, run, and grow a business you can be proud of!

Would you to be your own boss? Have you ever dreamed of starting your own business? Don’t know what to do about your great business idea? If you have ever thought about these situations then you need our entrepreneurship course.

Let our Entrepreneurship Online Short Course help you achieve your dreams. Being an entrepreneur can be full of risks. These risks are minimized through drafting a business plan, knowing your competition, and successful marketing. All these and more can be found in our Entrepreneurship course.

By the end of this Entrepreneurship Online Short Course, you will be able to:

  • Understand how to start a business
  • Develop a business plan
  • Get financing for your business
  • Hire and train employees
  • Run your business
  • Grow your business

7. 10 Steps To Start A New Business: A Blueprint for Building the Company of Your Dreams

You've decided to go into business, but where do you begin?

Starting your own business can be stressful so it’s important that you know what you need to do to get started.

In this course you will learn the ten most important steps you must take when starting a new business.

Developed by professional businessman and an accredited teacher this course is delivered online and consists of 10 online video based instructional units that are easy to follow and understand, making learning fun and enjoyable!

With 10 Steps To Start A New Business Online Short Course you will learn:

  • How to choose a business name
  • What to consider when choosing a business name
  • What type of business structure you need
  • The importance of bookeeping
  • The importance of doing a business plan
  • How to open a business bank account and factors to consider
  • Choosing a business location and business leases
  • Tax, Companies and licenses
  • How to organise your business stationary and what you need
  • Marketing and branding ideas
  • How to choose employees
  • What types of insurances do you need?
  • Starting a business, buying a franchise or buying an established business

8. Time Management: How To Manage Your Time And Get Things Done

Personal time management skills are essential skills for effective people. People who use these techniques on a regular basis are the highest achievers in all walks of life, from business to sport to public service. Making these skills part your daily routine will enable you to function exceptionally well, even under intense pressure.

As you master these skills you'll find that you take control of your workload, saying goodbye to the often intense stress of work overload. At the heart of time management is an important shift in focus: Concentrate on results, not on being busy. Many people spend their days in a frenzy of activity, but achieve very little, because they're not concentrating their effort on the things that matter the most.

Time management training begins with setting goals. These goals are recorded, prioritized and may be broken down into a project, an action plan, or a simple task list. This entire process is supported by a skill set that should include personal motivation, delegation skills, organization tools, and crisis management. We'll cover all this and more during this Time Management Online Short Course.

Course Topics:

  • The SMART Way
  • Urgent Important Matrix
  • The 80/20 Rule
  • Eat That Frog
  • The Glass Jar

By the end of this Time Management Online Short Course you will be able to:

  • Plan and prioritize daily activities efficiently and in a productive manner.
  • Triumph over procrastination.
  • Effectively deal with crises.
  • Organize your workspace and workflow.
  • Efficiently delegate.
  • Ritualize your workload.
  • Plan effective meetings.

9. Marketing Basics: Get a Better Understanding of Marketing and Grow Your Business

Marketing is an essential element for every business. It can be that one missing piece of the puzzle, and when it fits the big picture is revealed. In this course you will be given an introduction to marketing and its benefits. If you are not marketing your business you will not grow, and if you do not grow you will not succeed.

Marketing Basics will provide the basic knowledge to show you how to build and grow your business. Marketing has changed a lot recently and having a new perspective will give you the needed information to assist in making marketing decisions. No matter what your product or service is, your business will benefit with a better understanding of marketing.

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Define your market
  • Know the different types of marketing and ways to use them
  • Learn effective ways of communicating with the customer
  • Know how to set marketing goals and strategies
  • Recognise common marketing mistakes and know how to avoid

10. Internet Marketing Fundamentals: Gain the Skills required to Market Your Business Online

Marketing has changed dramatically over the last decade. Marketing is all about communicating, and the Internet has completely changed the way people communicate. The Internet is a marketer's dream come true, especially with Social Media, as you have a low cost marketing tool that can reach a large audience.

Internet Marketing Fundamentals will provide you with a great set of skills to market your business online. Content is the king of Internet marketing, and your will need to know how to utilize your great content. If you want your business to grow then you need to understand Internet Marketing Fundamentals.

By the end of this Internet Marketing Fundamentals course, you will be able to:

  • Know how to conduct market research
  • Develop a workable internet marketing campaign
  • Recognise your target market
  • Understand your brand
  • Grasp SEO and website characteristics
  • Find and capture leads

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Upon successful completion of this course and achieving a passing score for the assessment, you will become a qualified Dog Grooming Professional. You will also be issued with an international continuing education credit (CEU) certificate, accepted by many Dog Grooming organizations worldwide.

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Ultimate Dog Grooming Online Bundle, 10 Courses includes the following courses, below is a summary of each course: 

Course 1 - Certificate In Dog Grooming Online Course

Module 1: Working with Dogs

  • Part 1: Working with Dogs
  • Part 2: Dog Behaviour Basics
  • Part 3: Infection and Disease
  • Module 1 Assessment

Module 2: Canine Anatomy and Health

  • Part 1: Dog Skeleton
  • Part 2: Muscular System
  • Part 3: Coat and Skin Issues
  • Part 4: First Aid
  • Module 2 Assessment

Module 3: Essential Grooming Requirements

  • Part 1: Essential Grooming Requirements
  • Part 2: Combs and Brushes
  • Part 3: Hairdryers
  • Module 3 Assessment

Module 4: Getting Practical

  • Part 1: Getting Practical
  • Part 2: Ears
  • Part 3: Nails
  • Module 4 Assessment

Module 5: Time to Get Clean

  • Part 1: Canine Coat Types
  • Part 2: Preparing for the Bath
  • Part 3: Drying the Dog
  • Module 5 Assessment

Module 6: Styling Theory

  • Part 1: Spaniel Style
  • Part 2: Drop Coat Style
  • Part 3: Legs, Feet and Tail
  • Module 6 Assessment

Module 7: Styling in Practice

  • Part 1: Styling in Practice
  • Part 2: Creating Face Shapes
  • Part 3: Styling for a Dog Show
  • Part 4: Styling for a Dog Show
  • Module 7 Assessment

Module 8: Grooming and Paperwork

  • Part 1: Grooming and Paperwork
  • Part 2: Grooming Puppies
  • Module 8 Assessment

Module 9: Building Your Business

  • Part 1: Building Your Business
  • Part 2: Registering Your Business
  • Module 9 Assessment

Module 10: Marketing, Customers and Growth

  • Part 1: Marketing
  • Part 2: Happy Customers
  • Module 10 Assessment

Course 2 - Certificate In Dog Nutrition Online Course

Module 1: Introducing Canine Nutrition

  • Part 1: What is nutrition?
  • Part 2: Commercial Dog Food
  • Part 3: Dog Food Ingredients
  • Module 1 Assessment

Module 2: Digestion and Immunity

  • Part 1: The Digestive Process
  • Part 2: The Canine Immune System
  • Part 3: The Canine Immune System
  • Module 2 Assessment

Module 3: Diet and Health

  • Part 1: Diet and Health
  • Part 2: Thyroid problems
  • Part 3: Hypertension and Hypotension
  • Module 3 Assessment

Module 4: Nutritional Needs of the Dog

  • Part 1: Proteins, Carbohydrates and Plants
  • Part 2: Minerals
  • Module 4 Assessment

Module 5: Vitamins and Health

  • Part 1: Vitamins
  • Part 2: Water-Soluble Vitamins 
  • Part 3: Choosing Supplements
  • Module 5 Assessment

Module 6: Feeding Options for Dog Owners

  • Part 1: Commercial Dog Food
  • Part 2: Home Cooked Dog Food
  • Part 3: Foods to Avoid
  • Part 4: 7 Dangerous Foods for Dogs
  • Module 6 Assessment

Module 7: Life Stage Feeding

  • Part 1: Life stages
  • Part 2: Puppies, Adult dogs and Old age
  • Part 3: Vegetarian and Vegan Dogs
  • Module 7 Assessment

Module 8: Obesity

  • Part 1: Obesity
  • Part 2: How Obesity Affects Behaviour
  • Part 3: Weight Loss
  • Module 8 Assessment

Module 9: Specific Health Problems

  • Part 1: Specific Health Problems
  • Part 2: Skin and Coat Problems
  • Part 3: Cancer
  • Module 9 Assessment

Module 10: Whole Dog Health

  • Part 1: Food and Health Divide
  • Part 2: Other Natural Health Options
  • Part 3: Natural Therapy in Practice
  • Module 10 Assessment

Course 3 - Certificate In Dog First Aid Online Course

Module 1: The Healthy Dog

  • Introduction
  • Part 1: The Healthy Dog and How to Check Vital Signs
  • Part 2: Indicators of an Unhealthy Dog and When to Call the Vet

Module 2: First Aid Equipment and Risk Assessment

  • Part 1: First Aid Kits
  • Part 2: Safety in the Home

Module 3: Pain – Assessing and Moving the Injured Dog

  • Part 1: Understanding Pain in Dogs
  • Part 2: Moving the Injured Dog

Module 4: Minor Injuries and Bandaging

  • Part 1: When to Apply a Bandage and Basic Bandaging Rules
  • Part 2: Bandaging Techniques

Module 5: Common First Aid Situations

  • Part 1: Burns, Scalds, Hyperthermia
  • Part 2: Bites, Seizures and Paw Injuries
  • Part 3: Facial Injuries
  • Part 4: The Digestive Tract

Module 6: Further First Aid Situations

  • Part 1: Shock and Haemorrhage
  • Part 2: Treatment of Wounds
  • Part 3: Fractures

Module 7: Whelping and Newborns

  • Part 1: Pregnancy and Whelping
  • Part 2: Whelping First Aid Situations

Module 8: Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation

  • Part 1: Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation
  • Part 2: The Techniques

Module 9: Accidents and Emergencies

  • Part 1: Managing the Scene of an Accident
  • Part 2: Road Accidents
  • Part 3: Self-Care

Module 10: Case Studies and Final Assessment

  • Case Studies
  • Conclusion

Course 4 - Certificate In Dog Behaviour Training Online Course

Module 1 Canine history, genetics and evolution

  • Part 1: Introduction
  • Part 2: Canine Genetics and Evolution
  • Module 1 Assessment

Module 2 Breed differences and senses

  • Part 1: Introduction
  • Part 2: Canine Senses
  • Module 2 Assessment

Module 3 The dogs brain, imprinting and early learning

  • Part 1: Introduction
  • Part 2: Essential Social Learning
  • Module 3 Assessment

Module 4 Social structure of the dog and emotion

  • Part 1: Introduction
  • Part 2: What about Leadership?
  • Module 4 Assessment

Module 5 Communication, canine body language and stress

  • Part 1: Introduction
  • Part 2: Canine Communication
  • Part 3: What is Canine Stress?
  • Module 5 Assessment

Module 6 Environmental and owner influence

  • Part 1: Introduction
  • Part 2: Dog Meets Home
  • Module 6 Assessment

Module 7 Health, diet and hormones

  • Part 1: Introduction
  • Part 2: Behaviour during Health Checks
  • Part 3: Hormones
  • Module 7 Assessment

Module 8 How dogs learn

  • Part 1: Introduction
  • Part 2: What We Know Now
  • Module 8 Assessment

Module 9: Punishment and discipline

  • Part 1: Introduction
  • Part 2: Aversion Training 
  • Module 9 Assessment

Module 10 Aggression

  • Part 1: Introduction
  • Part 2: Stages of Aggression
  • Part 3: Types of Aggression
  • Module 10 Assessment

Module 11 How to train a dog

  • Part 1: Introduction
  • Part 2: Preparing for Dog Training
  • Part 3: Basic Commands
  • Module 11 Assessment

Module 12 Changing Behaviour

  • Part 1: Introduction
  • Part 2: Resource Guarding
  • Part 3: Fear of Dogs or People
  • Module 12 Assessment

Course 5 - Certificate In Dog Training Online Course

Module 1 Dog Training

  • Part 1: Why Educate?
  • Part 2: The Wolf Pack Theory
  • Part 3: Modern Dog Training and Research
  • Module 1 Assessment

Module 2 How Dogs Learn

  • Part 1: Variations in Learning Speed
  • Part 2: Types of Learning (Conditioning)
  • Part 3: Reinforcement and Punishment
  • Part 4: Escape and Avoidance Learning
  • Part 5: Vicarious Learning and Latent Learning
  • Part 6: Generalisation, Discrimination and Extinction
  • Part 7: Biological Factors
  • Module 2 Assessment

Module 3 Observation and Communication

  • Part 1: Why is Observation So Important?
  • Part 2: Canine Communication
  • Part 3: Calming Signals
  • Module 3 Assessment

Module 4 Reward and Reinforcement

  • Part 1: Positive Reinforcement
  • Part 2: Negative Reinforcement and Positive Punishment
  • Module 4 Assessment

Module 5 Puppy Development & Training Classes

  • Part 1: Nature and Nurture
  • Part 2: Puppy Classes
  • Part 3: Puppy Farm Dogs
  • Module 5 Assessment

Module 6 Training Skills

  • Part 1: Training Skills
  • Part 2: Learning in Context
  • Part 3: Basic Handling Video
  • Part 4: Clicker Training Video
  • Part 5: Lure and Capture Video
  • Part 6: Shaping Behaviour Video
  • Part 7: Wait Command Video
  • Part 8: Target Stick Command Video
  • Part 9: Loose Leash Video
  • Part 10: Come Back Command Video
  • Module 6 Assessment

Module 7 Individual Consultations

  • Part 1: Separation Anxiety
  • Part 2: Behaviour Adjustment Therapy
  • Part 3: Aggression
  • Module 7 Assessment

Module 8 Your Dog Training Future

  • Part 1: Your Dog Training Future
  • Part 2: Small Business Management
  • Part 3: Registering as a Sole Trader
  • Module 8 Assessment

Course 6 - Entrepreneurship

Module One: Getting Started

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Understand how to start a business
  • Develop a business plan
  • Get financing for your business
  • Hire and train employees
  • Run your business
  • Grow your business

Module Two: Decide on the Type of Business

  • Lesson One: Is It Feasible?
  • Lesson Two: What Are Your Interests?
  • Lesson Three: Do You Have the Experience?
  • Lesson Four: Are You an Expert?
  • Lesson Five: Case Study

Module Three: What Is the Market/Competition Like?

  • Lesson One: Is the Venture Lucrative?
  • Lesson Two: Is There Competition?
  • Lesson Three: How Can You Set Yourself Apart from the Competition?
  • Lesson Four: How Is the Customer Prospect?
  • Lesson Five: Case Study

Module Four: Basics of Starting a Business

  • Lesson One: Decide on a Name
  • Lesson Two: Legal Structure of the Business
  • Lesson Three: Register the Business
  • Lesson Four: Choose the Location
  • Lesson Five: Hire an Accountant
  • Lesson Six: Case Study

Module Five: Create a Business Plan

  • Lesson One: What Should Be Included in the Business Plan
  • Lesson Two: Gather Documentation
  • Lesson Three: Develop a Business Plan Outline
  • Lesson Four: Draft a Business Plan
  • Lesson Five: Case Study

Module Six:  Get Financing

  • Lesson One: Contact Organizations for Guidance
  • Lesson Two: Decide the Type of Financing
  • Lesson Three: Shop Around
  • Lesson Four: What to Do Once Approved
  • Lesson Five: Case Study

Module Seven: Hire Employees

  • Lesson One: Develop Job Descriptions
  • Lesson Two: Advertise Positions
  • Lesson Three: Interview Candidates
  • Lesson Four: Select Candidates
  • Lesson Five: Case Study

Module Eight: Training Employees

  • Lesson One: Teach Company Culture
  • Lesson Two: Implement Actual Training for the Position
  • Lesson Three: Provide Feedback
  • Lesson Four: Offer Additional Training, If Necessary
  • Lesson Five: Case Study

Module Nine: Market the Business

  • Lesson One: Traditional Marketing
  • Lesson Two: Create a Website
  • Lesson Three: Social Media
  • Lesson Four: Networking Groups
  • Lesson Five: Case Study

Module Ten: Run the Business

  • Lesson One: Procurement
  • Lesson Two: Sell! Sell! Sell!
  • Lesson Three: How to Manage Cash Flow
  • Lesson Four: Budgeting
  • Lesson Five: Case Study

Module Eleven:  Grow the Business

  • Lesson One: Offer More Products/ Services
  • Lesson Two: Open Another Location
  • Lesson Three: Franchise Opportunitites
  • Lesson Four: Scoring Large Contracts
  • Lesson Five: Case Study

Module Twelve: Wrapping Up

Course 7 - 10 Steps To Start A New Business

Step 1 Business Names and Structures

  • Choosing a business name
    • How to choose a name
    • What do you use the business name for
    • What to consider when choosing a name
    • Is your business name unique
  • Business name registration
    • How to register a business name
    • How to find out if it’s available
    • What government websites to go to
    • Where to go on the government websites
    • How to search domain names and check availability
    • How to purchase domain names
  • The structure of your business
    • 3 Structures
    • What each structure means
    • Agreements
  • The importance of bookkeeping
    • The keeping of records for taxation purposes
    • You must know how your business is doing
  • Setting up supplier accounts
    • Credit accounts
    • Return for refund policy

Step 2 Planning for Success

  • Writing a business plan
    • Business plan included in the course
    • What is a business plan and why do you need one
    • Strengths and weaknesses
    • Competitors Strengths and weaknesses
    • Is your business idea viable
    • How your business will be organised
    • What is your business venture
    • Market research
    • Sales and marketing
    • Financial predictions

Step 3 Finance and Accounts

  • Open a bank account
    • What you need to open a bank account
    • Registration of business name
    • Types of business accounts
    • Interview with bank manager
  • Business finance
    • Ways to get finance/capital
    • Agreements

Step 4 Business Location

  • Choosing a business location
    • Factors to consider
    • Security issues
    • Room/space available
    • Market research
    • Security issues
  • Business leases
    • What length of lease to choose in the beginning
  • Licences to work from home
    • Council licenses
    • Taxation issues
    • Types of businesses to run from home
    • Interview with home business person, set up, issues and insights to running a home based business

Step 4 Government Requirements

  • Tax file number
  • ABN number
  • Register for GST
  • Any licences

Step 6 Business Stationary

  • Printing needs
    • Business cards
    • With comp slips
    • Envelopes
    • Letter heads
    • Invoices
    • Brochures
    • Flyers
    • Printing tips
    • How to design a logo and artwork
    • How to save on costs

Step 7 Marketing and Branding

  • What is Marketing and when will customers buy
  • What is Branding, name, logo and slogan
  • Domain name rego
  • Web marketing,
  • Social media
  • SEO and what this means
  • Google Adwords, what is it?

Step 8 Employees

  • Staff are most important for your business
  • Understand employer obligations
  • Part time or full time staff
  • What your best employee would look like
  • How to choose the correct employee

Step 9 Insurances

  • What type of insurances do you need?
  • What type of insurances to consider
  • Insurances
  • Fire and theft
  • Legal liability
  • Business interruption
  • Business vehicles
  • Public liability
  • Workers compensation

Step 10 Starting a business, buying a franchise or buying an established business

  • Tips on starting from scratch
  • Fixed and variable costs
  • Advantages of starting from scratch
  • Positive and negative elements of buying a franchise
  • Buying an established business
  • Do your due diligence
  • Factors to consider

Course 8 - Time Management

Section One: Getting Started

Section Two: SMARTER Goals

  • The Three P’s
  • Create SMARTER Goals
  • Prioritizing Your Goals
  • Visualize your Goals-Visualization

Section Three: Prioritizing Your Time

  • The 80/20 Rule
  • Prioritizing with the Urgent-Important Matrix
  • Being Assertive...Saying “NO” to Requests you can’t meet.

Section Four: Planning

  • Using To Do List
  • The Glass Jar: Rocks, Pebbles, Sand, and Water
  • Ready, Fire, Aim!

Section Five: Procrastination

  • Why We Procrastinate
  • Nine Ways to Overcome Procrastination
  • Eat That Frog!

Section Six: Managing Crisis

  • When Crisis Calls...do you have a Contingency Plan?
  • Creating a Plan
  • Executing the Plan
  • Lessons Learned

Section Seven: The Organized Workspace

  • De-Clutter
  • Managing Workflow
  • Dealing with E-mail...email etiquette
  • Using Calendars

Section Eight: Delegating

  • When to Delegate?
  • Who Should I Delegate to?
  • Monitoring the Results

Section Nine: The Power of Ritual...Habits

  • What is a Ritual/Routine?
  • Example Rituals
  • Using Rituals to Maximise Time

Section Ten: Meetings

  • Deciding if a Meeting is Necessary... Is the meeting necessary?
  • Using the PAT Approach
  • Effective Agenda Writing
  • Staying on Track
  • Was the Meeting Worthwhile?

Section Eleven: Meeting Alternatives

  • Instant Messaging and Chat Rooms
  • Teleconferencing
  • E-mail Lists and Online Groups
  • Collaboration Applications

Section Twelve: Wrapping Up

Course 9 - Marketing Basics

Module One - Getting Started

Module Two -  What is Marketing?

  • What is a market?
  • Marketing is not selling
  • Understanding customer needs
  • Defining your product or service

Module Three - Common Marketing Types (Part 1)

  • Direct marketing
  • Active marketing
  • Incoming marketing
  • Outgoing marketing

Module Four - Common Marketing Types (Part 2)

  • Guerrilla marketing
  • B2B marketing
  • B2C marketing
  • Promotional marketing

Module Five - The Marketing Mix

  • Product
  • Price
  • Promotion
  • Place

Module Six - Communicating the Right Way

  • The marketing pitch
  • Sell value, not the price
  • Fun and entertaining is powerful
  • Choosing the right media

Module Seven - Customer Communications

  • Give your customers a voice
  • It's not about you, it's about them
  • Every interaction counts
  • Answers questions honestly

Module Eight - Marketing Goals

  • Brand switching
  • Repeat purchases
  • Brand loyalty
  • Inform and educate

Module Nine - The Marketing Funnel

  • Awareness
  • Interest
  • Desire
  • Action

Module Ten - Marketing Mistakes (Part 1)

  • Not taking social media seriously
  • Not having a USP
  • Cross cultural and international translations
  • Not building a relationship

Module Eleven - Marketing Mistakes (Part 2)

  • Not having a plan
  • Aiming at everyone
  • Not tracking metrics
  • Not listening to your customers

Module Twelve - Wrapping Up

Course 10 - Internet Marketing Fundamentals

Module One - Getting Started

Module Two - SWOT Analysis in Marketing

  • Strength
  • Weaknesses
  • Opportunities
  • Threats

Module Three - Marketing Research

  • Consume all media
  • Find the right price
  • Product development and improvement
  • Identify your target audience

Module Four - Real Time Marketing

  • Dynamic Content
  • Engagement builds followers
  • Constant readiness
  • The time, the place, the media

Module Five - Brand Management

  • Every interaction counts
  • Consistent through all media
  • Unique qualities
  • Needs to be actively managed

Module Six - Social Media (Part 1)

  • You are building a community
  • A personal touch
  • Brand champions
  • Make it easy to share

Module Seven - Social Media (Part 2)

  • Content is King
  • Blog and interact
  • Webinars
  • Constant monitoring

Module Eight - SEO Basics

  • Relevant and original content
  • Keywords
  • Value proposition
  • Linking

Module Nine - Website Characteristics

  • SEO Optimisation
  • Landing page
  • Analytics
  • Mobile and tablet friendly

Module Ten - Capturing Leads

  • Lead management and generation
  • Give something away
  • Quality vs Quantity
  • Capture repeat customers

Module Eleven - Campaign Characteristics

  • Tailored for your audience
  • Use powerful words
  • The 4 W's of a campaign
  • Monitor and tweak

Module Twelve - Wrapping Up

 

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet. 

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

  • Microsoft Windows XP, or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

  • OSX/iOS 6 or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

  • Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
  • Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader

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Lauren Carr

23 November 2021 06:48:39 PM

This is perfect for all Dog lovers! Professionally and not, its really useful.

Boris Lee

18 November 2021 02:52:23 PM

Good experience learned so much!

Connor MacLeod

10 November 2021 04:27:17 PM

tips and techniques were very helpful

Sean Morrison

2 November 2021 04:26:35 PM

The program had challenging information but was very educational. The techniques that were taught are used today in my profession.

Lorna M. Patrick

29 October 2021 07:45:24 AM

Thoroughly enjoyed course. Good stepping stone towards becoming a professional dog groomer.

Vanessa Robertson

28 October 2021 03:13:41 PM

I knew that my dog needed to be groomed but I had no idea what I was doing. I took this course and never looked back! Now, my dog is always super happy after a grooming.

Leah Russell

26 October 2021 05:50:58 PM

I have learned so much in just this one course. I can't wait to explore more of their extensive list of courses!

Adrian MacDonald

21 October 2021 09:23:10 AM

Detailed and informative!

Jennifer White

16 October 2021 03:32:00 AM

Wonderful topics combined in a simple to grasp course

Jack Anderson

14 October 2021 04:41:18 PM

Excellent lesson plan and very interactive, totally engaging overall

Tania Gordom

20 September 2021 02:27:47 PM

This was an excellent study. It will really teach you not only the basics but teach you very helpful tips and techniques

Perry Cooper

14 September 2021 05:40:57 PM

If you want to start a career in dog grooming or if you just love dogs so so much, and have them as pets? then this course is for you!!

Hugo Fitz

8 September 2021 03:16:18 PM

so glad I took this course, I developed my skills and improved my career. I can ever start a dog grooming business one day!

Sherrell Taylor

6 September 2021 04:06:09 PM

This course was very informative, it was everything I was looking for.

Amanda Powell

16 October 2021 03:31:36 AM

Professionally made, good for staff training

David Henderson

14 October 2021 04:43:14 PM

Nice and Simple, yet it very comprehensive and detailed.

Brett Wiegand

24 September 2021 01:28:20 PM

this course is informative and detailed

Jevon Leffler

23 September 2021 03:04:28 PM

great course! this will surely help me a lot in grooming my dogs and as we all know grooming pets can be such a nasty business

Candy Pieters

30 September 2021 12:05:31 AM

Excellent and informative short Course

Emma Lodge

29 September 2021 12:46:48 PM

Good information provided
Dont think it was worth $300

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No, you do not require a High School Diploma or to have finished school to study this course, this course is open to anyone who would like to take this course.

6.  What if English is not my first language?

This course is provided in English, however, due to the digital nature of our training, you can take your time studying the material and make use of tools such as google translate and Grammarly.

7.  Is this course online or conducted in person?

All our courses are accessible online on any device. You may complete them at your own pace and at your own time.

8.  How do I receive my course?

After you have completed the payment, you will receive a confirmation email and tax receipt. You will also receive an email containing your course login details (username and password), as well as instructions on how to access and log in to your course via the internet with any device, please check your junk/spam folder in the event that you do not receive the email.

9.  When does this course start?

Providing you have internet access you can start this course whenever you like, just go to the login page and insert your username and password and you can access the online material.

10.  What is online learning like?

Online learning is easy, if not easier than a traditional academic situation. By studying an online course, the usual boundaries caused by location and time constraints are eliminated, meaning you are free to study where and when you want at your own pace. Of course, you will need to be able to self-manage your time and be organized, but with our help, you’ll soon find yourself settling into a comfortable rhythm of study.

11.  What computer skills do I need for my course?

You don't need to be a computer expert to succeed with our online training, but you should be comfortable typing, using the internet and be capable of using common software (such as Microsoft word).

12.  How long will you have access to the online course?

There is no time limit for completing this course, it can be studied in your own time at your own pace. Once you have purchased this course you will have unlimited lifetime access, meaning you can access this course whenever you want.

13.  How long will my course take?

Individual courses are designed to be completed within 6-8 hours.

If you choose a course bundle, simply multiply the above hours by the number of courses included in the bundle.
For example:

  • 2 course bundle is 2 x 6-8 hours = 12-16 hours
  • 3 course bundle is 3 x 6-8 hours = 18-24 hours
  • 5 course bundle is 5 x 6-8 hours = 30-40 hours
  • 10 course bundle is 10 x 6-8 hours = 60-80 hours
14.  Do I need to buy textbooks?

All the required material for your course is included in the online system, you do not need to buy anything else.

15.  Is the course interactive?

Yes, all our courses are interactive.

16.  Is there an assessment or exam?

Yes, you will be required to complete a multiple-choice test online at the end of your course, you can do this test as many times as you require.

17.  What type of certificate will I receive?

You will receive a Certificate of Completion that is applicable worldwide, which demonstrates your commitment to learning new skills. You can share the certificate with your friends, relatives, co-workers and employers. Also, include it in your resume/CV, professional social media profiles and job applications.

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"I had a very good experience with my course. It has helped me to get multiple jobs and prepared me for almost everything I would need to know. The course was very informative and easy to understand and broken up perfectly to be done in a short amount of time while still learning a good amount! I would recommend Courses for Success to anyone trying to get abs certifications for job advancements, it is well worth it!"
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Our completion certificates are very valuable and will help you progress in your work environment and show employers how committed you are to learn new skills, you might even get a promotion.

18.  Will this course be credited by universities?

No, it is not equivalent to a college or university credit.

19.  Am I guaranteed to get a job with this certificate?

This course will give you the skills you need to help you obtain employment, but it’s up to you if you get the job or not.

20.  How will this course assist me with my career?

Studying and completing this course will show employers that you have the knowledge in this field, additionally you will gain more confidence in this area of expertise.

21.  How long is the certificate valid for?

The Certificates are valid for life and do not need renewing. 

22.  Can I take more than one course at a time?

Courses are studied online at your own pace and you are free to study as many or as few courses as you wish, we also offer online course bundles that allow you to save on additional courses so that you may get all the topics related to your training goals in one go.

23.  What are the Payment Methods available? Is there a payment plan?

We accept payments via PayPal, Credit Card, Bank Transfer and Amazon Pay for the USA. For payment plans, we offer Sezzle for USA & Canada, Afterpay for Australia & New Zealand. *For faster transaction Credit Card payments are preferred. Please purchase online via our website course product page or contact us at email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com, to pay via bank transfer.

24.  Can I purchase for multiple people?

Yes, you can do this by purchasing individually via website or send us a request via email at email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com

25.  Can I request for an invoice before purchase?

Yes, you can request for an invoice via email at email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com

26.  Purchase for a gift?

Yes, you can purchase this course as a gift, simply send an email to email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com, with the course details and we can accommodate this.

27.  Can I create my own course bundle?

Yes, you can customize your own bundle. Please send us the complete list with the exact course link of the courses you'd like to bundle up via email email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com and we will create them for you. *Each course access, time of completion and certification varies depending on the course type.

28.  How will I contact Courses For Success if I have any questions?

You can contact our support team, at any time through live chat on our website, or email at email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com, or by calling one of our phone numbers depending on which country you are in.  

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Course Summary

Course ID: CFS01DG10CB
Delivery Mode: Online
Access: Unlimited lifetime
Time: Study at your own pace
Duration: 20 Hours Per Course
Assessments: Yes
Qualification: Certificate

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