Course curriculum

  • 1

    Introduction to training for puppy & older dogs

    • Practical Tutorials - Introduction to Training Course for Puppy and Adult Dog

    • Planning for the arrival of your new puppy! EXCITING!!!

    • Introduction to training Week/Lesson 1

    • Marking & Reinforcing

    • Confidence Games

    • Collar v Harness

    • The Name Game

    • Meet & Greet

    • Puppy Toilet Training

    • Introduction to Training Week/Lesson 2

    • Recall Games - Ping Pong/Triangle

    • Luring

    • Sit

    • Down

    • How considering how your dog thinks and feels can affect your training

    • Introduction to Training Week/Lesson 3

    • Loose lead walking games

    • Swap

    • Handling & Inspection

    • Hand Touch

  • 2

    Practical Puppy Foundation/Introduction to Training Section 2

    • Preventing Separation Anxiety - Helping your dog to get used to being left alone.

    • Introduction to Training Week/Lesson 4

    • Loose lead walking

    • Stop Jumping Up

    • Stay

    • Stand

    • Puppy Biting and Chewing

    • Introduction to Training Week/Lesson 5

    • Loose Lead Walking - Figure 8

    • Impulse control games

    • Restrained recall

    • Recall & Collar Touch

    • Introduction to Training Week/Lesson 6

    • Stay - proofing

    • Impulse control-food

    • Wait

    • Sit-Side

    • Down-Side

    • Kennel Club Good Citizen - Puppy Foundation