Nose Work 4
This class is sometimes referred to as the “Master Class”. It is designed for experienced dogs and handler teams. This 4-week class will follow NACSW’s training philosophy.
The search areas will become larger and with more distractions and distractors. The hides will become higher, more difficult, blind and timed. The challenges offered will be highly rewarding. There will be difficult search scenarios worked under the guidance of the instructor to ensure a positive learning experience.
There will be field trips included to foster and develop sufficient skills by adding environmental challenges. We will have a continued focus on the various factors affecting how scent moves. This class will include preparations for successful trialing at higher levels.
Prerequisite: Completion of Levels 1 through 3 or Instructor approval. All classes can be repeated as many times as desired by the student.