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AKC S.A.F.E. Handling Certification Course



Khris Berry

The American Kennel Club believes that pet safety should be a top priority and is a genuine concern for pet owners. We recognize the importance of proper education for the health, well-being and overall safety of dogs in the care of pet professionals. As a result, the AKC has specifically designed its AKC S.A.F.E. Handling (Safety, Assurance, Fundamentals, Education) Program for pet professionals to support the pet industry’s self-regulation effort through education and awareness. Show your commitment to your clients and community by setting the standard in pet services safety.

2-hour Course Includes:

  • AKC Safe Handling Certification
  • Best Practices focusing on pet care, health and safety
  • Acceptable Animal Handling Guidelines
  • Implement Basic Safe Canine Handling skills
  • Handling Difficult Dogs
  • Reducing Stress in the Pet thru Handling Techniques