Certified Pet Sitter Part Time Program

A Certified Pet Sitter spending time with a cat, and two dogs

Become a Certified Pet Sitter in Just 3 Weeks*

There’s more to being a pet sitter than just loving animals. We’ll teach you the basic care of dogs and cats including common illnesses, parasites, diets, nutrition, preventive health care, breed identification, behaviours and lots more. Hands-on training includes animal handling and restraint, Pet First Aid and animal CPR.

Pet Sitting is becoming a flourishing industry in Vancouver. Become a Certified Pet Sitter and turn your love for animals into a successful business!

Part Time Day and Evening Summer Classes

Get ahead of the pack with a Certificate from Granville College. Come and join an institution which has been providing students with hands-on training and practical experience for over 23 years.

This course is perfect for animal lovers who want to start a successful business caring for animals. Train for just 3 weeks over the summer and get the skills to start your own business as a Certified Pet Sitter!

3 Week Part-Time Day Program:

  •  July 31– August 21, 2017
  • 9:00am– 12:00pm
  • Monday through Thursday

4 Week Part-Time Evening Program:

  • July 17– August 10, 2017
  • 6:15pm – 9:15pm
  • Monday, Wednesday and Thursday

* Program length when completed in normal time.

Pet Sitter

Find out more about the Certified Pet Sitter Program

To learn more about becoming a Certified Pet Sitter and how to apply, fill out the form to receive more information. To speak with admissions, please call us at 604-670-8636.