TAFE Statement in Dangerous Dog Handling and Assessment

TAFE Statement
Course no:
Start date:
Sat 9 Sep 2017
 –   Ultimo
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  • Dangerous Dog Handling and Assessment course details

    Course description and aims

    This workshop is conducted by Steve Austin and is suitable for anyone who may be
    required to interact with dogs during the execution of their working duties or
    hobbies, as well as for metre readers, veterinary staff, kennel staff, rangers,
    police officers, ambulance officers, dog trainers and handlers, etc.

    You will learn how to identify the body language of aggression presented by a
    dog and the appropriate response to avoid serious injury and minimise injuries.
    Appropriate personal protection equipment will be presented. You will be able to
    experience first-hand and compare various techniques using the equipment. You
    will have the opportunity to experience a trained dog bite wearing a protective bite sleeve.

    OHS issues are identified and explored in keeping with industry standards.

    Course outcomes and careers

    Entry requirements

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    Part Time Day
    Course start:
    Sat 9 Sep 2017
    Course duration:
    1 Week
    7 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 21 June from 12:00pm to 1:00pm or 6:00pm to 7:00pm at Ultimo College, Main Campus, 651-731 Harris Street, Building D Level 7 Room D7.49

    Indicative timetable:

    You will need to attend approximately 7 hours over 1 day. per week. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look is: Saturday 10:00am pm to 5:00pm.

    How to enrol or apply:


    Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit http://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi 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: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/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.

    Find out more about recognition: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/recognition


    Fees, payment and refunds: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/fees-and-charges

    Financial assistance: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/financial-assistance


    NumberSubject nameNominal hours
    165-200203ADangerous Dog Handling and Assessment7



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