Courses

The ISDC Handler, Trainer and Decoy Protection Courses are designed for those individuals who want to seek more in-depth information and training to a specific subject. 

In these intensive Programs , you will receive the most comprehensive education in dog training in the world. Through lectures, demonstrations, and extensive supervised hands-on training, you will learn a variety of dog training theories, techniques and how to apply them. Our programs challenge you to develop unique training methods and problem solving techniques and you will gain experience working with a wide range of dog personalities and temperaments.


Foudation Protection

The Foundation of protection theory to create the right mindset and to allow the maximum potential for the future. 

This program focusses on one of the most difficult aspect of dog training, Protection. Discussed is the theory behind protection work and the differences between Personal Protection, Police and Military Dogs, Sport such as IPO and Ring Sports . You will also learn the different drives, and mind-states of a dog. How to asses if your dogs is equipment and ready for protection. You will learn about biting styles, genetics, body-language and much more. 

This program is a must for anyone who is interested in Bite Sports, Bite Development. Who is involved in Law Enforcement of interested in training or buying a Personal Protection Dog. 

Course Length: 1 Week

Cost of Attendance: $900

pre-requisite: Foundation Obedience

Deposit: $250 to secure spot


Advanced Protection 1

The practical side of teaching Protection Skills and Bite Development

This program focusses on the pure practical side of Protection Training and Bite Development. It will teach you the necessary practical foundation skill on how to teach a dog how to bite. We will cover a lot of Safety requirement and procedures and on setting the right Attitude and Mind-State in both dog and Trainer. You will learn how to develop Bite development skills, Targeting Skills both on Jute and Suit. Both Upper and Lower Body.  

This program is a must for anyone who is interested in the actual teaching of  Bite Sports, Bite Development. Who is involved in Law Enforcement of interested in training or buying a Personal Protection Dog. 

Course Length: 1 week

Cost of Attendance: $900

pre-requisite: Foundation Protection

Deposit: $250 to secure spot


ADVANCED PROTECTION 2

The practical side of teaching Protection Skills and Bite Development

This Program will teach you the different Bite-Sport exercises and how to implement the Foundation and Advance Protection 1 skill to achieve high performance and reliability in Protection Sport Exercises. We will also teach the more technically difficult  Exercises such as Object Guard, Call off's etc. 

This program is a must for anyone who is interested in the actual teaching of  Bite Sports, Bite Development. Who is involved in Law Enforcement of interested in training or buying a Personal Protection Dog. 

Course Length: 2 weeks

Cost of Attendance: $1800

pre-requisite: Advanced Protection 1

Deposit: $500 to secure spot 


ADVANCED PROTECTION 3

The practical side of Personal Protection Dogs, Law and Liability

This course will focus on training and owning a Personal Protection Dog. We will discuss the varies benefits of owning and training a personal protection dogs as well as the Liabilities that come with it. We will discuss the law around ownership too. 

This program is a must for anyone who is interested in the actual teaching of  Bite Sports, Bite Development. Who is involved in Law Enforcement of interested in training or buying a Personal Protection Dog. 

Course Length: 1 weeks

Cost of Attendance: $1500

pre-requisite: Foundation Protection

Deposit: $500 to secure spot