Course curriculum

  • 1

    Introduction to Back 2 Basics

  • 2

    Back 2 Basic - Week 1

    • Reflex to Name

    • Check In

    • Follow Me

    • Recall

    • Do Not Touch (Leave)

    • Settle in and Area or on a Mat or Bed

    • Handling & Checking for Rescues & Rehomed Dogs

  • 3

    Back 2 Basics - Week 2

    • Close Walking

    • Sit, Down & Stand

    • Default Position

    • Recall with a "Cue"

    • Do Not Touch (Leave) - Increasing Duration

    • Hand Touch or Target

    • Collar/Harness & Lead Acclimatisation (conditioning) for Rescues & Rehomed Dogs

    • Socialisation of People or Items for Rescues & Rehomed Dogs

  • 4

    Back 2 Basics - Week 3

    • Reflex to Name on a Loose Lead

    • Close Walking

    • Sit, Stand & Down with Duration

    • Default Position while Walking

    • Do Not Touch (Leave) with a "Cue" for an "Alternative Behaviour"

    • Recall Increasing Distance, Speed & Direction

    • Hand Touch Increasing Distance & Speed & Direction

    • Paw

  • 5

    Back 2 Basics - Week 4

    • Loose Lead Walking

    • Wait or Stay in Default Position

    • Recall from a "Wait"

    • Release from a "Wait"

    • Do Not Jump Up

    • Spin Clockwise & Anti-Clockwise