Teach your dog a new trick or behaviour using the shaping technique

Challenge reference: 5783

Notional learning hours  10
Level Entry 2
Preparing for Adulthood pathway
Vocational area
Learning aim

The learner will be able to teach a dog a new trick or behaviour using shaping.

Learning context

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Learning outcomes

What the learner needs to know, understand or be able to do

The learner will:

  1. Choose a new behaviour to teach using shaping.

  2. Be able to teach your dog the new behaviour or trick.

Assessment criteria

What the learner need to demonstrate in order to meet the learning outcome

The learner can:

    • Search for a new behaviour or trick to teach using books or the Internet which can be taught using shaping
    • State the new behaviour or task you would like to teach 
    • Demonstrate and record in a format of your choice, how training progresses
    • Demonstrate the final behaviour or trick taught using shaping