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Scentwork Detection Dog Foundation Course

Next Available Course | 31 May 2019 | Jubilee Hall - Waterlooville

Border Collie learning scent detection


Introduction into the fun world of Scent Detection. These classes are fantastic for dogs of all ages. Scentwork is low impact mental enrichment for your dog and fun for you too. We will work towards level 1 of Scentwork UK syllabus.


We will learn to search different items and areas. Including Indoors and outdoors, boxes, pipes, bags and vehicles. 

Labrador learning scent detection
bernese mountain dog puppy for training

Next Courses start 5th April at Jubliee Hall, Waterlooville

Each class lasts 40 minutes, and we will help you to both teach and understand your dog. We deliberately keep our classes small with up to 4 dog’s maximum per session, to create a most positive learning environment for all.

Your dog must be friendly towards people and dogs, if you have concerns about your dog's behaviour, please contact us before booking your place.

Choose Your Course Time

1940h Class Time


4 classes

40 Minute class duration

Classes on 31st May, 7th, 14th & 21st June

Places limited to four dog's per course.


Covered in the Foundation Scent Detection Course

Handling Skills

Learn and teach your dog to start searching and when the search is completed. Understand how your handling affects your dog during the search. 

Search Skills

Learn how to introduce your dog to the fun world of scent detection. During the course, we will cover searching indoors, search patterns and various items. 

Active and Passive Indication

Learn the difference between indication types and how to train them. Start to train a passive indication for the future. 

Introduce Scent Discrimination

During the course, we will introduce our dog's to a scent. For the foundation course, we will be using clove. 

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