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Daycare Supervisor Workshop

June 22 @ 5:30 pm - June 25 @ 6:00 pm

Nikki will present a weekend-long daycare workshop in June 2018. This workshop is for anyone who works with dogs in a daycare environment, is interested in becoming a daycare supervisor or is interested in dog interaction and safe play.

Nikki will cover the following topics:
Why dog daycare is important (it’s more than just for play)
How and why dogs communicate and interact with humans and other dogs
How to help dogs avoid conflict
Daycare evaluation do’s and don’ts
Keeping dog interaction safe
How to help timid and shy dogs
How to deal with inappropriate behavior
How to be an excellent daycare supervisor or employee
Navigating client interactions
And More!

Dates and Times

Friday, June 22, 2018: 5:30pm-10:00pm
Saturday, June 23, 2018: 8:00am-8:00pm
Sunday, June 24, 2018: 8:00am-6:00pm
(There will be several breaks as well as lunch on Saturday and Sunday)
Itinerary coming soon!

Location

Greymont Kennel
7122 Loblolly Pine Blvd.
Fairview, TN 37062

Student Types

Participant
Spots available: 12
Student dog availability: 6
Cost: $275 ($75 additional with dog)*

Participants will receive classroom and hands-on training.

Due to facility regulations, dogs must be approved prior to registration. Only 6 student dogs will be permitted. Proof of vaccinations required.

Required vaccinations:
Rabies
Bordetella
DHLP

Auditor
Spots available: 20
Cost: $175*

Auditors will receive classroom training, and can view hands-on participants.

*Cost includes dinner on Saturday and Nikki’s dog daycare supervision supplemental guide.

Accommodations
Local hotels
Montgomery Bell State Park

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FAQ
Can I bring my dog? Only 6 approved participants’ dogs will be allowed to come to the workshop.
Will I be a certified DogSpeak Daycare Supervisor after completing training? No, however you can have contact us for details on how to become certified. The workshop will count toward hours required for certification.
What if I don’t want to participate in hands-on training? That’s just fine! When contacting us to sign up, just let us know you’d like to be an auditor rather than a participant.

Details

Start:
June 22 @ 5:30 pm
End:
June 25 @ 6:00 pm

Venue

Greymont Kennel
7122 Loblolly Pine Blvd
Fairview, TN 37062 United States
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