NASDU Level 2 General Purpose Security Dog Handlers Course

What topics are covered by the course?

This nationally recognized Award can also provide the underpinning knowledge to assist learners to progress to NVQs and higher qualifications.

Unit 01 (10 GLH)
Roles and Responsibilities of a General Purpose Security Dog Handler
o Handler Qualities
o Legislation
o Control Incidents
o Customer Services

Unit 02 (30 GLH)
Controlling a General Purpose Security Dog under Operational Conditions
o Control
o Patrol
o Access/Egress
o Arrest
o Incidents
o Search
o Handler Protection

Unit 03 (10 GLH)
Maintaining the Health, Well Being and Safety of a General Purpose Security Dog and Handler
o Health & Well Being
o Safety Requirements

Who should attend?

This programme meets the requirements of those learners who have experience as Security Officers who wish to become General Purpose Security Dog Handlers. It would also be suitable for members of HM Armed Forces, Police or Prison Service who wish to take on a General Purpose Security Dog Handler role with in the private sector.

What will I be able to do on completion?

The successful learner can proceed onto NASDU Advanced Awards, qualified handlers can also enjoy career progression to Mobile Patrol Officers/Supervisors, Detection Dog Handlers and ultimately into Security Dog Training.

How will I be assessed?

There are a total of 15 practical assessments to complete and a multi choice exam. You will be continuingly assessed through out with many topics intended to improve the mental and physical ability of our handlers as they learn to deal with conflict situations, violence and terrorism with realistic scenario based training.

Start time: 0730 kennel routine
Finish Time: 1830

Self-catering on site accommodation available for learners, set in spectacular countryside this individually designed property sits in approximately 200 acres. Offering a rare opportunity to experience all the benefits of rural living while still being accessible to local amenities and road links.
All rooms are newly decorated with high standard modern decor.

10 mins drive from junction 36 off M4
30 mins from Cardiff and Swansea city centre
35 mins from Cardiff Airport

Room Types:
Double En-suite (65.00 per night)
Double (55.00 per night)

Room Facilities:
Cable TV
Wireless internet
Large wardrode
Bedside lamps

Recreational facilities:
Enclosed outdoor swimming pool
Enclosed outdoor hot tub

Fully equipped kitchen:

Three lounge rooms for all learners to use, choose to unwind after a long hard training day in your own company or be sociable with others. TVs and a DVD player are available in the lounge rooms.

Provided free of charge with all learners staying at accommodation

To release us from the classroom we set self study home work each night which us allows us valuable time to concentrate on the practical elements of the course during day light hours. Learners find this process much simpler if staying at the academy with other course members.

If you are on a tight budget and wouldn't mind sharing a very basic room with others please speak to us.

Guide Price: 575.00 Course Fee Only

Delivery: Classroom
Category: Dog Handler »
Duration: 7 Days

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