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… 

Rally Obedience

Mondays (February to June)
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Mid Winter Break (July to August)
Mondays (September to November) 7:00pm - 9:00pm
* Dogs must have passed the test to third class or above in obedience to participate in Rally O classes. Intake for members new to Rally O 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 (must have a pass in any Agility discipline)Mondays (7pm - 9:30pm)
* 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…