Certified Pet Sitter Part Time Program

Being a Certified Pet Sitter is a rewarding job that brings peace of mind to pet owners

Become a Certified Pet Sitter in Just 3 Weeks*

There’s more to being a certified 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 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* and get the skills to start your own business as a Certified Pet Sitter!

3 Week Part-Time Day Program:

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4 Week Part-Time Evening Program:

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* Program length when completed in normal time.

Close up of a Pet Sitter holding a dog's paw, sitting on the grass.

They did a great job! So happy I went there! The staff are great and the curriculum encompassed so much knowledge that was useful when I went into the workplace. I think this college is great and now I can Succeed.
Selin K.

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.