Statement of Attainment in Dog Training

Statement of Attainment   NRT
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Start date:
Wed 26 Apr 2017
 –   Ultimo
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  • Dog Training course details

    Course description and aims

    This course will provide you with an approach to understanding and controlling
    dog behaviour. You will attain knowledge of the theory behind dog training and
    the ability to apply it humanely. You will also gain an understanding of the
    human/dog bond and various strategies to enhance this bond.

    This course will also provide a sound basis for participants wishing to enter
    professional dog training, professional dog handling or competitive dog sports.

    Course outcomes and careers

    Expected Outcomes

    This course provides the skills and knowledge to:
    - understand and control dog behaviour
    - identify the theory behind dog training and the ability to apply it humanely
    - understand the human/dog bond and various strategies to enhance this bond
    - maintain occupational health and safety (OHS) processes
    - monitor health and maintain welfare of dogs in training
    - engage in professional dog training, dog handling or competitive dog sports

    Skill sets

    These competencies have been identified as meeting industry
    requirements for the skills necessary for dog training.

    Entry requirements

    There are no entry requirements for this course.

    Enrol at any location

    Course start:
    Wed 26 Apr 2017
    Course duration:
    8 Weeks
    13 Hours per week
    Course Fee:
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    About offering:

    You will need to attend approximately 13 hours of class a week over 8 weeks. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look is:
    Wednesday, 6:00pm to 9:30pm at Ultimo campus
    Thursday, 6:00pm to 9:30pm at Ultimo campus and then Saturday 10:00am to 5:00pm at Royal Rover Bringelly.

    Indicative timetable:

    If you choose a flexible delivery course you will study in both the classroom and through online or distance learning. How much is delivered in which way depends on your specific course.

    How to enrol or apply:

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    Fee information:


    Fees, payment and refunds:

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    NumberSubject nameNominal hours
    ACMCAS410AConduct companion animal training classes40
    ACMACR403AIdentify and respond to animal behaviour40
    ACMOHS401AMaintain occupational health and safety processes30
    ACMCAS409AProvide training advice to companion animal owners40



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