Dog Training Skills Level 3

  • £200 + VAT

  • 2 days, 9 am – 5 pm

This course will take your training skills a step further, with a large practical element.

Day 1 will begin with the basics of how dogs learn, reinforcement and punishment (different types), reinforcement schedules, different training methods as well as different techniques for different dogs.

You will be able to differentiate between positive reinforcement for dogs (R+), negative reinforcement for dogs (R-), positive punishment for dogs (P+) and negative punishment for dogs (P-).

You will develop and implement a plan to train a skill through targeting techniques

Day 2 will cover a lot of practical work and basic training, along with developing and implementing training plans.

A discussion will take place during the first session to establish how many dogs are required for the practical sessions . Note, not everyone will be required to bring a dog along to the practical session.

Practical assessment and portfolio work.

Level 2 Dog Training Skills or at least 6 months of regularly working with dogs.

Enhance your skills with:

  • Canine first aid
  • Canine health and welfare
  • Dog grooming

Day 1 will begin with the basics of how dogs learn, reinforcement and punishment (different types), reinforcement schedules, different training methods as well as different techniques for different dogs.

You will be able to differentiate between positive reinforcement for dogs (R+), negative reinforcement for dogs (R-), positive punishment for dogs (P+) and negative punishment for dogs (P-).

You will develop and implement a plan to train a skill through targeting techniques

Day 2 will cover a lot of practical work and basic training, along with developing and implementing training plans.

A discussion will take place during the first session to establish how many dogs are required for the practical sessions . Note, not everyone will be required to bring a dog along to the practical session.

Practical assessment and portfolio work.

Level 2 Dog Training Skills or at least 6 months of regularly working with dogs.

Enhance your skills with:

  • Canine first aid
  • Canine health and welfare
  • Dog grooming

Pencoed Campus, Pencoed, CF35 5LG

This campus is home to an extensive range of subject areas: Land-based, Construction, Sport and Public Services along with our brand new state-of-the-art STEAM Academy for Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths.

The campus has great facilities such as a 3G sports pitch, modern equine areas, sports hall and conditioning gym. Located on the outskirts of the village of Pencoed, this campus also offers local amenities and transport links within easy reach.

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