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Intro to Scent Detection

Start Date:    

                    Sunday, September 24 at 6:00pm (no class Oct 8)

                    Monday, October 16 at 10:00am


 $245+tax for six weeks

Come learn about the sport of nosework! Your dog will get introduced to odour, start to learn an indication and learn to hunt for odour. Discussions will be held about how to continue training at home, which organizations offer nosework events in the Calgary area and where you can purchase odours/scent kits for your own use.

Novice Scent Detection

Start Date:    

                       Wednesday, October 11 at 8:30pm

                       Friday, October 27 at 12:45pm 1 spot left


$245+tax for six weeks

This class will be a continuation of the Intro class, with a focus on strengthening the dog’s alert behavior, working on handler observation of changes of behavior when the dog is in odour and increasing search challenges.


pre-requisite: students have completed the Intro to Nosework course or have instructor permission to join this class.

Advanced Scent Detection

 Start Date:  

                     Tuesday, September 26 at 8:30pm FULL

                     Monday, September 25 at 7:00pm (no class Oct 9) FULL

                     Wednesday, October 4 at 5:45pm

                     Friday, October 27 at 2:00pm FULL


$245+tax for six weeks

This class will start to introduce more advanced nosework challenges, as well as focusing on teamwork. Classes at this level will be tailored to participants, to ensure that all training challenges are addressed. Teams may take this class several times if desired, as the content will change from session to session.


pre-requisite: students have completed the Novice Nosework course or have instructor permission to join this class.

Excellent Level Scent Detection

Start Date:  

               Tuesday, September 26 at 7:15pm 1 spot left

                    Monday, September 25 at 5:45pm (no class Oct 9) FULL

                    Friday, October 27 at 3:15pm FULL


$245+tax for six weeks

This class will focus on presenting several challenges to the teams, including elevated hides, inaccessible hides, converging odour and more. Dogs should have a solid alert prior to enrolling in this class.


pre-requisite: students have completed the advanced nosework class or have instructors permissions to join this level.

SDDA Games

Start Date:  

               Wednesday, October 18 at 4:15pm



$160+tax for four weeks

Each week we will focus on a different SDDA Game. These include Aerial, Speed, Distance and Team.


pre-requisite: students have completed a minimum of one set of novice nosework classes.

Single Sessions

Start Date:  

               Sunday, September 24 at 7:15pm : Distance Searches/Ranger Games

                    Sunday, October 1 at 7:15pm : Distractors

                    Sunday, October 15 at 7:15pm : Elevated/Aerial Hides

                    Sunday, October 22 at 7:15pm : Converging Odours

                    Sunday, October 29 at 7:15pm : Container/Speed Searches

                    Sunday, November 5 at 7:15pm : Ground/Low Hides


$40+tax for each single session

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