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Care for and train working dogs

  • Course Duration: 2 days
  • Training Location: Hamilton, Victoria
  • Commencement Dates: Flexible start times throughout the year
  • Study Level: Certificate III
  • Entry Requirements: There are no entry requirements for this unit
  • Study Area: Working dogs

About the course

This course is aimed to improve the efficiency of working with your dog, incorporating the understanding of the role & selection of working dogs, development & implementation of a training program and maintaining the welfare of working dogs.

Key topics covered

  • Selection of pup/dog
  • Caring for working dogs (nutrition, housing, vaccinations etc)
  • Training & training preliminaries
  • Effective working dog handling

Unit of competency

AHCLSK324: Care for and train working dogs

Fees and Charges:

This course is fee for service.

Can I get Credit for previous study/experience?

RIST offers the opportunity for students to apply for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) or Recognition of Current Competencies (RCC) in all nationally recognised training that RIST is able to offer.

When can I start?

To register, email or call 03 5573 0943

How do I apply?

Contact RIST on:  
Phone: 03 5573 0943

Students with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Further Information:

Helen Read
Short Course Coordinator
Ph: 03 5573 0943


Upcoming Events

2018 Course Dates:

16 & 20 February (limited places available)
6 & 13 March
4 & 5 May
21 & 28 August
14 & 21 September
23 & 24 November

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