NASDA Handling Skills Workshop
Join NASDA judge Ady Dudas of Atlas Sport Dogs for a workshop that will prepare you for success as you advance in the higher levels of the sport. Build your confidence as a handler and get ready for the next steps in your development as a winning team!
The workshop will be divided in two parts. Working teams and auditors will participate in a short presentation of some of the subjects listed below followed by lots of hands-on training where working teams will develop the skills necessary for succeeding in the higher levels of NASDA. Auditors will be encouraged to observe and ask questions.
Join us and take your skills to the next level!
Reading the dog's body language
Handling body language
Working the wind
Building endurance for higher levels
Maintaining a smooth and continuous search
Understanding point deductions in NASDA
Leash handling skills
Start line routine and sourcing
Discrimination between false / distractor odor and target odor
Working elevated and inaccessible hides
Making the find / clear call
Understanding rewards and rates of reinforcement
Teaching a solid retrieve for the higher levels in Shed Dog
Join us for a day full of NASDA fun with engaging searches and a dynamic training experience!
To book this workshop please contact Atlas Sport Dogs: