The finer details
The course will focus on the latest detection dog training methodologies using science-based techniques including learning theory.
Maintaining the dog at the required level incorporating nutrition, fitness, health and first aid.
The student using a trained detection dog, or their own (this will need to be assessed for suitability) will learn how to operate a detection dog carry out representative tasks looking for Red Squirrel Carcass.
Course numbers are limited in order for the student to gain as much practical experience as possible with qualified instructors in the field.
Delivery methodClassroom and practical
Recognised byLantra Awards
Who should attend?Anyone who has a love of the environment becoming a dog handler or just experiencing life as a detection dog handler.
What will be covered?
Other areas of interestStudents will learn with a fully trained detection dog receive a certificate of completion and be in a position to enter the field as a conservation detection dog handler in what is fast becoming a growth industry.
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