Therapy Dog Training Workshops 1 - Course Content
Welcome to Our Workshops
Canine Assisted Therapy – Ways to Deliver a Service
Delivering a Safe, Compliant Service
Dogs and the Law
Transference of Zoonotic diseases – advice for Therapy Dogs working with young, elderly, and immune supressed clients
Safeguarding and Confidentiality
Risk Assessment – template to download
Canine Assisted Therapy – Background
Understanding Dogs Helping Humans – AAI & AAT
The Importance of a Temperament Assessment and Training
Finding and Working with a Therapy Setting
Delivering a Safe Compliant Canine Assisted Therapy Service.
Canine Assisted Therapy – Starting your journey.
Downloadable Resources – Research Papers and Information Slides for your personal use.
Video Based Dog Training Tutorials:
Practical Tutorials – Introduction
Therapy Dog Training UK – Bronze Level Training Course.
Bite Size video lessons to learn and practice for a few minutes every day with your dog:
Marking and Reinforcing
Handling and Inspection
Collar versus Harness
Stay – proofing
Grooming your Dog
Impulse Control Games
Stop Jumping Up
Loose Lead Walking
Recall and Collar Touch
Wait at Gate or Doorway
Leave it – Parts 1 and 2
Canine Assisted Therapy Essential Training Behaviours
Including Send to Mat and Developing Associations toward Unusual Equipment
What our clients say..
"Loaded with useful advice and tips.Many pointers to aspects to think about. As a life long dog lover, PAT volunteer and health & Safety adviser, I am finding the course well presented and I am reassured by the bread of knowledge and sensible advice."