This course provides you with the knowledge on how to handle uncooperative dogs, including both theoretical and practical training.
This is an intensive course, limited to small numbers of delegates with classroom work & practical sessions.
The sessions cover the theory of handling dogs, legal aspects of dog handling, health & safety, and basic animal first aid.The practical element will run alongside the theory delivery.
This course will give you skills and confidence for a career in dog handling - such as an animal warden or kennel staff.
Delegates will consider:
- Health & Safety Legislation
- Dog breeds, groups & characteristics
- Reasons for handling
- Canine behaviour
- Handling & restraint
- Canine health, diseases & parasites
- Canine first aid
Delegates will not handle 'high risk' animals in the practical session