GC202 – The effects of Human Emotion on the dog and its significance in anxiety related behaviours for the dog trainer£295.00
Human Emotion & Anxiety and their role in dog training.
This course contains three Elements which covers a detailed look at the parallels in human and canine psychology. How the canine individual is affected physiologically and what correlation this has with canine anxiety related behaviours witnessed in some dogs.
You will learn to recognise stress triggers, manifestation of anxiety and understand the fight, flight or freeze response on a chemical level.
Students will be provided with all the background knowledge required to identify the early presence of canine anxiety, when it is appropriate to offer support and when interaction is futile. You will understand how to ensure a solid approach is applied to the positive treatment of such cases.
Tutor: Jo Croft
GC205 – A detailed understanding of up-to-date dog law and legislation£295.00
UK Dog Law
Dog law can be and is very confusing at times, there are Acts of Parliament relating to dogs, Acts of parliament relating to animals generally, and statutory orders and regulations in place concerning dogs and animals alike.
This course looks specifically at dog related matters; laws, legislation statutory orders and regulations, some of which are covered by the criminal law, and other parts coming under Civil law.
There are many people and professionals who can and do become involved with dogs, for example the dog owner, dog trainers, dog behaviourists, dog councillors, dog therapists, veterinary staff, vets, dog groomers, dog walkers, dog sitters, kennel owners, kennel staff, and the dog security industry to name a few, not forgetting the Police and local authorities, RSPCA, and rescue centres, dog charities, and specially trained dogs to help with the disabled.
Tutor: Colin Spender
GC304 – Advanced Canine Training for the Modern Dog Trainer£395.00
Advanced Canine Training for the Modern Dog Trainer
Tutor: David Drew