Our short course provides you with the latest information on dog behaviour and positive, reward-based training. They are suitable for all levels of experience.
Dog Training the Delta Way Seminar
This 2 day seminar will provide you with the latest information on dog behaviour and positive, reward-based training methods and is suitable for all levels of experience.
The seminar is a great introduction course and forms the start of your rewarding journey to becoming a fully qualified dog trainer. It is an excellent stand-alone program for dog lovers or owners wishing to learn about animal behaviour and training and is also a pre-requisite for all those wishing to complete the full Certificate IV in Companion Animal Services Course.
To assist your learning, many practical examples will be provided using photos and video footage.
All attendees who complete the seminar will receive a Certificate of Attendance.
The cost of the weekend seminar is $475.
This includes two days of lectures, morning tea, afternoon tea and lunch. Attendees are responsible for their own travel and accommodation bookings and costs.
Presented by leading Veterinary Behaviour Consultant Dr Gaille Perry and renowned animal trainer Kerrie Haynes-Lovell:
Dr Gaille Perry: BVSc, MACVSc (Animal Behaviour), PhD, DipEd, BEdSt, Cert IV in Training and Assessment, leading Veterinary Behavioural Consultant.
Kerrie Haynes-Lovell: Cert IV in Captive Animals, Cert III in Companion Animal Services, Cert IV in Training and Assessment and renowned animal trainer.
Topics covered by the seminar
- Introduction to the Delta Society and its programs
- The human animal bond
- Animal behaviour and training
- Dog behaviour
- How dogs learn
- Equipment for dog training and management
- Enriching the lives of dogs
- Responsible ownership – managing your dog’s behaviour
If you wish to continue studying with Delta we offer a comprehensive dog training course in positive reward based methods in the Certificate IV in Companion Animal Services.