CEU Event: Selecting and Training Guide Dogs for the Blind
* Courses approved for CBCC-KA CEUs may be applied to a CPDT-KA recertification. Courses approved for CPDT-KA may not be applied to a CBCC-KA recertification.
PLEASE NOTE: CPDT-KA can earn a MAXIMUM of 12 CPDT-KSA Skills.
This webinar on selecting and training guide dogs for the blind will provide an overview of the specific characteristics desired in a working guide dog (physical and temperamentally). The presentation will also describe the unique training skills a guide dog receives, as they differ from other service work behaviors. Also included will be the changes in training methods since 2005 (from traditional to positive reinforcement).
Sponsor:E-Training for Dogs, Inc
Speaker(s):Michele Pouliot and Barbara Handelman M.Ed., CDBC
Contact: Cheryl Lynne Aguiar