This Assistance Dog Trainer Course explores how to train dogs to help people with sight or hearing difficulties, physical disabilities, and those prone to seizures, to lead independent lives.
This course has been designed for those wanting to work as an Assistance Dog Trainer with dogs in roles such as Guide Dogs, Hearing Dogs, Disability Dogs, Cancer Detection dogs, Diabetes Hypo-alert dogs, Seizure alert dogs, etc.
This unique course includes: Origins of this sector and more about the sector today, the everyday work of the assistance dog, the selection, development and training of assistance dogs and the profile and personal attributes required, including how to select the assistance dog organisation best suited to the individual.
This Kennel Assistant course has been designed for anyone wanting to pursue a career working with dogs in a rescue or boarding kennels.
Gain an understanding of canine welfare and how to clean, feed and care of dogs.
Crucially, it also contains information on how to ensure the mental and emotional well being of dogs in order to minimise the stressful environment of confinement.