Animal Behaviour & Welfare Academy

Online, self-paced, affordable courses for animal advocates

Whether you want to learn more about your own companion animals, you volunteer for an animal rescue, or you’re an animal care professional, we have a course for you. Our courses can be started at any time and completed at whatever pace suits you.

Some of our latest courses . . .

Hamster Behaviour

Learn about the behaviour of wild hamsters, how this relates to the care of companion hamsters, and how to interpret hamster behaviour

Companion Animal Enrichment

Learn about what we mean by the term enrichment, why it is so important for companion animals, and how to provide suitable enrichment for a range of domestic animals

Introduction To Rabbit Care

Learn about the needs of domestic rabbits, and how we can meet these needs. You’ll find out about rabbit housing, what makes a healthy rabbit diet, common health problems in rabbit, and more

Why study with us?

Completely self-paced

Your course can be completed around other commitments, at whatever pace suits you

Reliable, up to date content

Our content is based on the latest studies in the fields of animal behaviour, care and welfare

Certificate of completion

Once you've completed your course and passed the assessment, you'll receive a certificate of completion

How does it work?

1) Select and purchase your course, in either PDF or printed format

2) As soon as you have you’re course materials (instantly if you’ve opted to download a pdf), you can get started on the content

3) Once you’ve completed the course content (at whatever pace suits you), you can complete and submit your assessment

4) We’ll send you your certificate of completion, along with feedback on your course assessment