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Live Therapy Dog Training Weekend

Special price: Therapy Dog Workshops 1&2 & Live Weekend Therapy Dog Training course in Bristol.

  • Starts 27 Apr
  • 200 British pounds
  • Lyde Green Community Centre, Thistle Close,Lyde Green. Bristol. BS16 7GW

Places available

Course description

Who is it for: If you are a teaching or healthcare professional wanting to offer a therapy dog service for your setting, you plan to volunteer for a pet therapy organisation or offer an independent paid for service, this course is for you. Course type: Mixed: Live dog training sessions & temperament assessment. Back up video based tutorials for you to practice at home. On booking this course you will also be enrolled into Therapy Dog Workshops 1&2 at no extra cost for your fully comprehensive downloads and reading materials to work towards your certification. Entry Requirements: Your dog will need to be 18 months old (please contact us if he is younger) and will need to have completed a level of training to Bronze level or equivalent. He must at least be confident with 'walk on loose lead' 'sit' 'down' 'wait' 'stay' 'recall' 'call away from a distraction' and 'leave it.' All instructional videos for these and more can be found in our Therapy Dog Workshops 1&2. He must have a great temperament and be confident and happy to meet other dogs & people. Award: On successful completion of the course you can go on to achieve TDT UK - Visiting Therapy Dog Certification and membership of TDT UK. *Please note our course is for a visiting therapy dog and not a dog used as emotional support. *Terms and Conditions apply Training Location: Bristol.

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