CEU Event: Selecting and Training Guide Dogs for the Blind

When: Ongoing
Where: Online


CPDT-KSA Knowledge: 1.00
CPDT-KSA Skills: 0.00

* Courses approved for CBCC-KA CEUs may be applied to a CPDT-KA or CPDT-KSA recertification. Courses approved for CPDT-KA or CPDT-KSA may not be applied to a CBCC-KA recertification.

PLEASE NOTE: CPDT-KA can earn a MAXIMUM of 12 CPDT-KSA Skills CEUS within their 3 year certification period.


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
 Email: cheryl@e-trainingfordogs.com
 Phone: 197-023-19965
 Web: https://e-trainingfordogs.com/selecting-and-training-guide-dogs-for-the-blind/