Training Times

NSDTC offers a range of activities and dog sports at various times throughout the week. Check details of times below. Please note there is no training on the weekend of a public holiday (as detailed on the No Training Dates section). Please also note any minimum levels and age prerequisites.


New Members with Dogs older than 6 months/Puppies 6 months and underSaturdays 3pm - 4pm
First Class/Second Class (KK9)/Third ClassSaturdays 3pm - 4pm
Fourth Class (ADVANCED SKILLS)Saturdays 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Fifth Class (CCD Learners)Saturdays 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Sixth Class (CCD/CD Triallers)Saturdays 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Seventh Class (CDX/UD)Saturdays from 12:30pm
Eighth Class (UDX)Saturdays 11:30am (by arrangement)
CCD and CD Ring PracticeThird Wednesday of the Month (6:30-7:30pm)
Chief Instructor (Obedience) : Rebecca Braid

Learn more about NSDTC Obedience Training here… 

Dances with Dogs and Tricks

All levelsFirst Wednesdays of the Month (Feb-Dec incl.)5:30pm - 7:30pm (Advanced Dogs (routines))
6:30pm - 7:30pm (New Comers) Must contact Penny before joining
7:30pm - 8:30pm (Tricks) - Note Trick Classes are currently full. Not currently taking on any new members).
If you intend to come along please notify Penny ( by Wednesday morning.


Learn more about NSDTC DWD Training here… 


Mondays (February to June)
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Mid Winter Break (July to August)
Mondays (September to January) 7:00pm - 9:00pm
* Dogs must have passed the test to third class or equivalent to participate in Rally classes. Intake for new members will be on the first Monday of the month only.

Co-ordinator: Dianne Hollett


Learn more about NSDTC Rally O Training here… 


All levelsSaturdays (9am - 12pm)
Advanced Handling (must have a pass in either Jumping or Agility)Mondays (6pm - 8:30pm)
* Dogs must be 1 year old and have passed the agility entry test or the test to fourth class in obedience or above to participate in Agility training.

Chief Instructor (Agility) : Jennifer Hamilton


Learn more about NSDTC Agility Training here… 

Gun Dog Training

All levelsWednesdays (from 6:30pm)


Learn more about NSDTC RATG Training here…

Scent Work Training

Levels 1 & 2 (Beginners & Intro to Odour)Saturdays (4-6pm)
Levels 3 to 5 (Intro to Anise, Clove & Cypress + Advanced Triallers)Saturdays (12-1pm)

Learn more about NSDTC Scent Work Training here…