This one-day intensive workshop introduces students to the field of domestic animal behaviour modification. It is recommended that participants have attended the Canine Behaviour Seminars, Introduction and Advanced, prior to attending this workshop.
The workshop demonstrates the techniques used by behaviourists and trainers to address common behavioural issues. This course demonstrates only those positive reinforcement techniques endorsed by the Association of Animal Behaviour Professionals.
Topics covered include:
- Principles of Behaviour Modification techniques
- Learning Theory
- Process for Rehabilitation
- Classical Conditioning
- Systematic Desensitisation
Your Trainer is Rosalie Horton BAnSc (Behaviour). Rosalie is Senior Animal Behaviourist with Animal Welfare League NSW. Rosalie is a fully qualified animal scientist, behaviourist, vet nurse, animal trainer and zookeeper, as well as having her own animal behaviour consultancy.
Pet Industry Association of Australia members and Pets Australia members receive a 10% discount on this course. Please quote your membership number at the time of enrolment to receive the discount.
Students should wear comfortable clothing, sun protection and closed shoes.
To ensure you leave us with the most up to date qualification...
If during or after your enrolment, the course in which you are enrolled is updated in line with national industry standards, the Institute reserves the right to transition you into an alternate course. If this becomes necessary, the Institute will advise you of the change and the arrangements which will be available for you to complete your alternate course.