DANGEROUS DOG MANAGEMENT COURSE
Dog Force Australia has developed a course aimed at assisting those working in animal control and regulation industry sectors including Council Rangers, RSPCA Inspectors, General Duties Police and Animal Shelter Employees.
Students learn skills to assess and manage unfamiliar dogs, which may pose a threat to themselves or other members of the public.
The topics included in this course are:
- Methods of dog communication
- Behavioural characteristics of dogs
- Types of canine aggression & factors which influence aggressive behaviour
- Understanding dog body language and vocalisation
- Breed identification (Including restricted dog breeds)
- Safe dog handling and restraint techniques
- Responding to aggressive dogs
- Controlling the environment and reducing risk
- Use of restraint equipment (leads/collars/muzzles/catchpoles)
- Work Health Safety Practices and Risk Assessments of Dangerous Dogs
- Dog transport & housing requirements
All Dog Force Australia trainers are former canine law enforcement experts with a wealth of experience in managing aggressive dogs. The course is delivered over 8 hours and is blended delivery of practical and classroom based learning. Dog Force Australia will provide all learning materials required for this course including handling equipment and trained dogs for realistic practical scenarios.
The course can be delivered at the Dog Force Australia K9 Training Centre in Nowra, NSW or at a site more suitable to the client (pending site assessment)
A Certificate of Achievement will be issued by Dog Force Australia.
Course Numbers: Up to 15 Students
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