TAFE Statement in Dog Training Insight Workshop
Dog Training Insight Workshop course details
Course description and aims
Vicki Austin professional dog trainer with over 20 years of experience, will be
presenting the effective use of reward based techniques and how to identify,
when a well considered punishment maybe the more humane approach inspired by
Author Steven R Lindsay handbook of Applied Dog Behaviour and Training, Volumes
1, 2, and 3 which advocates a philosophical approach to train a dog hence the
term cynopraxic training.
This course will explore the human / dog relationship and students will learn
the brilliant simplicity of training demonstrated by a range of techniques of
positive reinforcement under operant / instrumental conditioning. It also
investigates the role of pavlovian / classical conditioning in training
concluding with how and when the use of positive punishment under operant
conditioning is appropriate and its possible side effects.
This full day workshop also identifies and explores Industry Occupational Health
and Safety standards.
This presentation is suitable for anyone working in the dog training industry or
participating in dog sports. It will give the uninitiated an introduction to the
joys and complexities of dog training.
- identify and respond to animal behaviour;
- maintain occupational health and safety processes;
- class instruction technique.
Enrol at any location
You will need to attend approximately 7 hours of class over 1 day per week. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look is: Saturday, 10:00am to 5:00pm.
Find out more about applying and enrolling: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/applying-and-enrolling
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Financial assistance: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/financial-assistance
|Number||Subject name||Nominal hours|
|165-200064A||Dog Training Insight Workshop||7|