SECURITY DOG OPERATIONS COURSE
Award: Statement of Attainment
Course Duration: 2 weeks (Full Time)
Date: See “Course Calendar”
Location: Dog Force Australia K9 Training Centre
**This course is strictly limited to 8 persons**
This course is specifically designed for participants currently employed (or seeking employment) as a professional guard dog handler in the security industry. The course provides high level security dog handling skills for both handler and dog. Teams will be instructed in all facets of handling a security guard dog in an operational context. This course is largely delivered by practical “one on one” instruction by former canine law enforcement dog trainers. Practical training includes obedience & control, agility, human scent detection and criminal apprehension & protection training.
Numbers for this course are strictly limited. Participants intending on using their own dog will need to have the dog assessed for suitability prior to enrolment confirmation. Dog Force Australia are able to source and provide quality security dogs for purchase and use on the course by students if required. (Price on Application).
ACMSPE304 Provide basic care of dogs
ACMGAS306 Assist with conditioning of animals
CSSCDOG007 Train dogs in agility work
Topics covered on this course are;
1. Understanding Dogs
2. Caring for Dogs
3. Handling and Restraining Dogs
4. Communicating Effectively with Dogs
5. Characteristics of a Security Dog
6. Obedience and Control
7. Conditioning Dogs for Security Operations
8. Reinforcement Schedules
9. Develop Conditioning Plan
11. Human Scent Detection Training
12. Criminal Apprehension and Handler Protection
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