SOA-SDO – Security Dog Operations Course


To provide the student with the skills to handle a security dog in any operational environment.

Course Name: SOA-SDO - Security Dog Operations Course
Course Code: SOA-SDO
Course Duration: 4 weeks
Training Plans: Security Dog Operations Course - $1995.00 ($500.00 payable on enrolment)

The Statement of Attainment – Security Dog Operations is a course designed for the student who intends to seek employment as a professional guard dog handler. The course provides high level security dog handling skills. Students will be instructed in all facets of handling a security guard dog in the operational context. This course is largely delivered by practical “one on one” instruction by former canine law enforcement dog trainers. Numbers for this course are strictly limited. Each student will require access to a suitable dog which will require suitability accreditation by Dog Force Australia trainers prior to the course commencing. Dog Force Australia are able to source and provide quality pre-trained security dogs for students to purchase if required


Written assignments and practical assessments

Entry Requirements:

There are no entry requirements for this course.

Qualification Requirements:

There are no qualification requirements for this course.

Units of Competence:
CodeUnit NameType
ACMSPE304A Provide basic care of dogs Core
CPPSEC3010A Manage dogs for security function Core
CPPSEC3011A Handle dogs for security patrol Core