Training For You

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You will find here a wide range of educational schemes, seminars and programmes. We offer those involved with the world of dogs opportunities to learn, refine and develop their knowledge and skills ensuring the highest possible standards.


The KCAI Scheme provides its members the opportunity to gain a nationally recognised, vocational accreditation award, based on standards set by the Kennel Club. It is the only scheme in the UK for dog training instructors that is externally verified by City and Guilds, the UK’s leading awarding organisation in the land-based sector – encompassing animal care.

Judges Education

Want to find out how to become a judge or looking for a Kennel Club approved judge? Then visit our judges section.

The Kennel Club Academy

The Kennel Club Academy is an online learning resource providing accessible online education to support those involved in the world of dogs from dog breeders, vet and breed coordinators, to dog show judges. Learn more.

Training Seminars

Dog training seminars for all including Points of the Dog, Ring Stewarding, Requirements of a Dog Show Judge, and much more.

Safe And Sound

The Kennel Club Safe And Sound Award Scheme promotes the safe interaction between children and dogs.

Join the Young Kennel Club

Open to all dog lovers age 6-24

Join our club for a year full of canine adventures, helping you learn new skills, build confidence and make new friends through our programme of dog activities in the UK. Become a Young Kennel Club member today!

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