Motivational Reinforcement Strategies Workshop
2nd August 2020
12.45 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.
Handler and Spectator Places Available
Venue: Milborne St Andrew's Sport and Recreation Ground
Limited to 6 Handler Tickets per session.
Handler tickets will allow you to spectate on the workshop you are not participating in.
This 3 hr workshop is designed to help sports and working dog handlers to practically and effectively implement motivational reinforcement strategies into their specific field of training.
The focus is, adjusting and adapting your reinforcement strategies to suit the individual needs of the dog that you are working with to add the motivational edge to your training.
Are you Struggling with?
Motivation and Focus During Training
Building Duration to your training session
Maintaining Motivation in Competition or Working circumstances
Deciding on the reinforcers that best suit your individual dogs
Deciding at which times to alternate reinforcement strategies
Escalating arousal when using particular reinforcers
Transferring your dogs preferred reinforcers into training
If so this workshop is for you!!!
I am completely obsessed with helping and motivating dog lovers all over the world to achieve their goals with their dogs as a team. I will show you how to take a little win away from every day and develop towards reaching your goals with your dog as a team.
– Craig Ogilvie
About the Instructor
Internationally renowned seminar leader and author Craig Ogilvie is a highly experienced Certified Canine Behaviourist and Trainer, Police Dog Training Instructor and Mondioring Decoy (Licensed in France). Having spent a great deal of time training and testing working dogs in locations all over Europe, he very quickly went on to achieve unique accreditation. Craig is the first person from the U.K to be licensed to test and train dogs internationally in the working dog sport called Mondioring: which consists of Obedience, Agility and Criminal Apprehension.
Craig is one of the very few experienced and qualified Civilian Police Dog Training Instructors in the U.K. and has worked for the Police full time as a dog training instructor. He has delivered seminars to multiple police dog sections along with the U.K Military working dog teams.
Craig’s passion and study of dog behaviour and training led him to become a certified Canine Behaviourist and Trainer, with much of his time is focused on working around problematic behaviours in dogs, problem-solving, motivation and the power of positive reinforcement when working with dogs. Craig’s journey has led to him helping dogs and people all over the world via seminars, workshops and online training for professionals and enthusiasts alike.