Component 1: Dog Training the Delta Way Seminar
The seminar is an introduction and forms the start of your rewarding journey to becoming a fully qualified dog trainer. It is a compulsory seminar for all those wishing to complete the full Certificate IV Course, but is also an excellent stand-alone program for dog lovers or owners wishing to learn about animal behaviour and training.
The seminar will provide you with the latest information on dog behaviour and training and is suitable for all levels of experience. To assist your learning, many practical examples will be provided using photos and video footage.
All attendees who complete the seminar will receive a Certificate of Attendance.
About the trainers
All components of the seminar are conducted by:
Dr Gaille Perry: BVSc, MACVSc (Animal Behaviour), PhD, DipEd, BEdSt, Cert IV in Training and Assessment, leading Veterinary Behaviour Consultant.
Kerrie Haynes-Lovell: Cert IV in Captive Animals, Cert III in Companion Animal Services, Cert IV in Training and Assessment and renowned animal trainer.
- Introduction to the Delta Society and its programs
- The human animal bond
- Animal behaviour and training
- Dog behaviour
- How dogs learn
- Equipment for dog training and management
- Enriching the lives of dogs
- Responsible ownership – managing your dog’s behaviour