Training seminars for Breed Show Judges

Clubs, Societies and Councils are encouraged to hold number of opportunities to educate and support the development and progression of aspiring and existing Judges. This includes both the mandatory and recommended learning held under the Judges Training Programme, to be delivered by a Kennel Club Accredited Trainer, as well as the Breed Specific Seminar(s) and Judging Competence Assessments.

  • The Points of the Dog Assessment (mandatory)
  • Conformation and Movement Seminar (mandatory)
  • Requirements of a Dog Show Judge (and subsequent Regulations and Judging Procedures Exam) (mandatory)
  • Ring Stewarding (recommended learning)
  • Breed Specific Seminars and Judging Competence Assessments (see advisory criteria for more information)

For more information on the requirements of a Breed Show Judge, please click here.

If your Club/Society/Council are interested in organising a seminar held under the Judges Training Programme, please contact an Accredited Trainer near you.

If you would like to attend a seminar held under the Judges Training Programme, delivered by a Kennel Club Accredited Trainer, please refer to the seminar diary.

The Code of Best Practice for the Running of a Breed Seminar and Judging Competence Assessment outlines the Kennel Clubs expectations and requirements to satisfying the criteria for the Judges Lists. 

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