• NRR's Breeders course (40 days to complete the home study course)

    - What is NRR and FIFe
    - NRR's og FIFe's laws and regulations
    - The breeder's responsibility when selling a cat
    - Review of forms
    - Cat purchasing
    - Cat delivery and sales contracts
    - Cat diseases - focus on how to deal with hereditary and/or infectious diseases
    - Which cats can/should not be used in breeding
    - Formalities before mating
    - Pedigree requests
    - Rules for cattery approval
    - Why attend cat shows
    - How shall exhibitors, judges, assistants, officers and others behave at cat shows
    - Which cats can/cannot attend cat shows
    - Review of show registration forms, etc.

    https://www.nrr.no/diplomoppdrettere

  • PawAcademy level 1 (G1) - Cat ownership (7 weeks course)

    - Anatomy, an introduction
    - Behaviour
    - Basic information about food and nutrition
    - Indoor cat? Outdoor cat?
    - How to find the right cat breeder
    - Pedigree cat or mix breed?
    - Laws and rules regarding buying cats
    - Contracts
    - Safe environment for the cat
    - Poisoning
    - Litter trays and cat litter
    - Neuter/spay
    - Health checks
    - Vaccinations
    - The elderly cat
    - Parasites
    - Common diseases and health problems
    - Health programmes
    - Cat breeds
    - Cat colours
    - Cat shows
    - Breeding?

    https://www.pawpeds.com/pawacademy/courses/g1/g1students.html

  • PawAcademy level 2 (G2) - Cat breeding for beginners (12 weeks course)

    - Responsibilities of the breeder
    - Housing and care - laws, permissions and regulations
    - Mentorship
    - Breeding plan
    - Choosing your breeding cats
    - Owning a stud
    - Owning a breeding female
    - Birth control pills
    - Basic genetics
    - Colour genetics
    - Genetic diseases and defects
    - Infectious diseases
    - Mating
    - Pregnancy
    - Delivery of the kittens
    - Determining the sex of the kittens
    - Defects in the kittens
    - Hand feeding kittens
    - Colour determination
    - Registration and certificates
    - Development of the kittens
    - Evaluating and selecting the kittens
    - Selling the kittens

    http://www.pawpeds.com/pawacademy/courses/g2/g2students.html