CEU Event: Medical Response and Alert Tasks for Service Dogs

When: Ongoing
Where: Online


*CPDT-KA: 12 *CBCC-KA: 0
CPDT-KSA Knowledge: 10.00
CPDT-KSA Skills: 2.00

* 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.


Course Objectives This course will: Introduce a range of common skills and tasks that service dogs are taught to mitigate disabilities discuss and demonstrate how these skills and tasks are applied for different medical conditions teach trainers how to train assistance dogs for these common skills and tasks teach trainers how to help clients train their assistance dogs for these skills and tasks Learning Outcomes Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to: Identify and explain the common assistance dog skills and tasks used to mitigate various medical conditions Introduce, practice, and refine tasks aimed to mitigate medical disabilities. Such tasks include: Visit, Lap, Prop, Toes, Go To [Person], Go Alert [Person], Get Help, Go Home, Hearing Alerts, Time of Day/Medicine Alerts, Body State Alerts, Medical Response, and Seizure Response describe and demonstrate how to support and instruct clients as they train their dogs for medical tasks

Sponsor:Atlas Assistance Dogs
Speaker(s):Jennifer Kolar

Contact: Molly Neher
 Email: info@atlasdog.org
 Phone: 503-893-8080
 Web: https://www.atlasdog.org/