Forthcoming Events Diary

April Workshops 2018

Thursday 5th April - Sunday 8th April 2018

PDTI presents a series of new workshops for 2018. Thursday 5th April 9.30am-4pm ‘Let’s Talk Play!’, Thursday Evening 6.30-9pm ‘Sniff & Search!’, Friday 6th April 9.30-5pm ‘Teaching People with Dogs’, Sun 8th April ‘Let’s Talk Methods!’ OR ‘Triathlon Challenge’, Venue: Harper Adams University, Newport, Shropshire TF10 8NB. Download workshop poster and booking form.

7th National Conference

Saturday 7th April 2018

We are looking forward to welcoming Dr Robert Falconer-Taylor, international consultant on pet welfare and relationships with owners. He will be speaking about dogs in our society, their thought processes, emotions and interactions, together with an evidence-based approach to addressing problems when things go wrong. Download conference poster and booking form.

Practical Instructors Awards Course

Saturday 21st - Saturday 28th July 2018

Our annual week-long residential course is suitable for all Instructors and Advisors involved with helping families to live happily in harmony with their pet companion dogs. New and potential instructors are able to safely learn and earn an Introductory Award. The more experienced may be eligible target the higher awards through to advanced. The course emphasises clarity of communication and individual understanding of how appropriate reinforcement is applied to the positive teaching of good behaviour. More information to follow.