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Certified Therapy Dog Handler

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Torrance, South Los Angeles
16007 Crenshaw Blvd
Btwn Manhattan & W Redondo Beach Blvds
Torrance, California 90506
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 20
Teacher: Richard Katz

What you'll learn in this dog training class:

Have you ever wanted to become a certified therapy dog handler, from a legitimate recognized agency, and bring joy and smiles to people in different environments and types of facilities? In this one-day, 4-hour class, you will meet a practicing therapy dog (and his handler!) and learn how to pass the therapy dog handler written and behavioral tests.  Course provides a list of facilities using therapy dog services in your area, leading certifying agencies, dog training tips and resources, and post-class support as you work toward your therapy dog certification. We combine group discussions, lecture, demonstrations and videos of therapy dog evaluations used by different registering agencies.  A comprehensive therapy handler resource guide with over 50 valuable website links is included in the course fee. Please do not bring your dog.

Note: Students under 18 years of age, must have a parent or guardian complete a Release & Medical Consent form.

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Question from Joni R.
Hi, I am coming to the Certified Therapy Dog Handler class on Saturday, May 4th. I'm wondering if there is anything specific I should bring to the class. Thank you, Joni Robertson
Answer from Brenda L. CourseHorse StaffCourseHorse Staff
Hi Joni! There is no need for student to bring anything to class. Please do not bring your dog. The school will be reaching out to all of the students to ensure they have all details on room location on campus and parking. Hope this helps!
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El Camino College Community Education department provides short-term, not-for-credit classes, workshops, career-training programs and events designed for professional and/or personal development.

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