Each lesson involves a combination of written material, video presentations and an online quiz.
Additionally, there are 4 projects in the program. Three of the projects are short (approximately one page) essays. Also one project involves submitting 6 videos of your process training a dog two different service dog tasks. One of the essay projects requires a visit to a location such as a nursing home, medical supply store, or rehabilitation facility, and another requires a visit to a local shopping mall or other similar location.
You will received individual feedback and coaching on your training and projects via email from Veronica. You also have access to Veronica for questions and discussion in discussion areas in the course.
We want students to learn, feel challenged, but also know help is there if needed. Students are welcome to submit projects in advance of the due date if they have questions, would like extra feedback, or the opportunity to make changes and resubmit. Students can also retake the quizzes if needed.