Nelson Dog Training Club is a multi-discipline dog training club.



Dog agility is a dog sport in which a handler directs a dog through an obstacle course in a race for both time and accuracy. 

Once you have completed your 'Essential Skills' course, you can join 'The Nelson Dog Training Club' and attend classes to train in 'Agility'.  


Criteria - Completion of the ‘Essential Skills’ class.  Reliable recall.  Some basic obedience training.  Dogs must be over 14 months old.
Course Duration – 12 weeks.
Course Content – Circle work, recalls, focus work, foundation contact training, rear cross and front cross foundation, foundation weave pole training.
Cost - $60
Time – Saturday 9am-10.30am.
Where to after that? – Proceed to the SILVER course.



Criteria – Completion of the BRONZE Class.  Dogs must be 16 months old.
Course Duration – 12 weeks.
Course Content – Learning the equipment.  Continuing with contacts and weave pole training.
Cost – No cost, but must be a club member.
Time – Saturday 9am-10.30am.
Where to after that? – Become a club member for $60 per year and proceed to the GOLD class.  Whether you compete or just have fun is entirely up to you.



Criteria – Completion of the SILVER Class and Silver certificate.  Club membership.
Course Duration – Ongoing
Course Content – Sequence training and any other areas where individuals may be having difficulty.
Time – Saturday 9.00am.
Where to after that? – Graduation to the Novice level class and receivership of a Gold Certificate.