Mainstream Training
2016- Nuneaton Dog Training Club

For Dogs 8 months and above

Mainstream Training Workshop We are excited to offer an 9-week Mainstream Training workshop to NDTC members. BEGINNERS (too old for puppies 6 months +, and follows KC puppy foundation) BRONZE WORKSHOP (criteria moved up from puppies) SILVER WORKSHOP (criteria passed KCGCDS Bronze award) GOLD WORKSHOP (criteria passed KCGCDS Silver award) For Beginners and Bronze the first week is for membership / payments and the introductions talk, this is without the dog. At the end of the 9-week workshop, the member has the opportunity to, take the Kennel Club Good Citizen Bronze/Silver/Gold Award Assessment, with an invited Kennel Club registered assessor. Each week the group will cover separate elements of the workshop. At the beginning of each week's session, there will be a recap on the previous week’s content, to see how the practice at home went, and any questions and queries. Each group in the workshop will have a group of 6 handlers (and dogs) with 1 instructor. Contactless payment is required on the first session of £24 this breaks down to £3 per session. Each workshop will run for 30 minutes. The workshops shall be run at the following times: Wednesday: 19:15 BEGINNGER/BRONZE | 20:00 SILVER/GOLD Sunday: 10:00 BEGINNGER/BRONZE | 11:00 SILVER/GOLD When you register for the workshop, you will be able to indicate your preferred day/time. Please note: you must be a membership before requesting a place in a class. IMPORTANT NOTICE: The current 9-week workshops are now fully booked. Your booking form will be used as a priority booking for the next available workshops. We have introduced a new membership, booking and payment system, we will be moving all sections over in the coming months, thank you for your support. Four simple steps to get started in Mainstream 1. For membership, booking and payment go to http://nuneaton-dog-training- club.cademy.co.uk 2. Read Good Citizen Dog Scheme: Bronze Award, Silver Award or Gold Award. 3. Read Welcome to the Nuneaton Dog Training Club letter, prior to arriving. 4. Read The Kennel Club Canine Code, prior to arriving. Please download and reveiw the THE KENNEL CLUB GOOD CITIZEN DOG SCHEME BRONZE AWARD DESCRIPTION OF EXERCISES: https://www.thekennelclub.org.uk/media/3512/gcdsbronze.pdf SILVER AWARD DESCRIPTION OF EXERCISES: https://www.thekennelclub.org.uk/media/1929/gcdssilver.pdf GOLD AWARD DESCRIPTION OF EXERCISES: https://www.thekennelclub.org.uk/media/3513/gcdsgold.pdf We are not able to accept dogs with serious behavioural problems. Owners of such dogs are recommended to contact a dog behaviourist for one-to-one assessment and training as advised. If you are not sure please email mainstream@ndtc.org.uk Things to remember for mainstream classes at NDTC Bring high-value treats. Always have doggy poo bags in your pocket. Bring your dogs' favourite toy. Arrive 5 minutes before your class and leave straight after class. Dogs to be kept on a lead unless requested by the instructor. Feel free to bring hand sanitisers and face masks if you want too. All training is outside, so please bring wet weather clothing. Don't bring your dog if: is in season, has Kennel cough or is unwell. Scan the NHS QR Track and Trace on the clubhouse window. (NOTE: download the app before arriving at the club, please see www.nhs.uk/apps-library/nhs-covid-19/)

Wednesday afternoon classes

If you wish to consider Wednesday afternoon classes please contact the Wednesday afternoon section head Gloria Bonnell on mainstream.wed.afternoon@ndtc.org.uk also see the “Contact Us page” 12:00 to 12:45 New starters & beginners classes 13:15 to 14:00 Advance classes For more info please email Gloria on mainstream.wed.afternoon@ndtc.org.uk
NEWS & UPDATES •	Intake 16/20 Feb 2022. •	Those who have registered online will be notified by email, nearer the start date. •	Registered now for the next intake in April 2022. •	Please don’t register twice, we will be in touch.