12:15pm to 1:15pm
Class 3 is for handlers who have passed the class 2 stage test.
The class is taught off-lead.
The following new exercises are covered by the class:
- Heel work (no commands)
- Sit stay (out of sight)
- Down stay (out of sight)
- Retrieve (over a jump)
- Scent (progression upto 6 cloths)
- Send away (with ‘A’ recall)
Assessments for class 3 are adhoc depending on the progression of the class. This is due to the length of time it takes to do the assessment.
- Heel work on lead (no commands)
- Heel work off-lead (no commands)
- Novice Recall off-lead
- 2 minute sit stay (out of sight)
- 10 minute down stay (out of sight)
- Full retrieve
- Scent (6 cloths) OR Search (4 articles in 2m30s)