Statement of Attainment in Dog Training

Statement of Attainment   NRT
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Start date:
Wed 18 Oct 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 18 Oct 2017
    Course duration:
    9 Weeks
    13 Hours per week
    Course Fee:
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    About offering:


    Attend the following information session to meet with the teaching staff, discuss the course and get more information about enrolment and next steps.

    Wednesday 21st June 2017, from 12:00pm to 01:00pm or 06:00pm to 07:00pm at Ultimo College, Main Campus, 651-731 Harris Street, Building D, Level 7, Room D7.49 .

    Indicative timetable:

    You will need to attend 13 hours of class a week over 9 weeks. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look is: Wed and Thurs 6:00pm to 9:30pm at Ultimo College Main Campus, Sat 10:00am to 5:00pm at Royal Rover Bringelly.

    How to enrol or apply:


    Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit to request a USI. Remember to add Sydney TAFE to your account via the Manage Permissions page (code: 90003, name: TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute).

    Find out more about applying and enrolling:

    Fee information:


    Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.

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    Other Information:

    Saturday 10:00am to 05:00pm at Royal Rover Bringelly


    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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