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ABOUT INGRID IRWIN (Msc.D M.A. NDTF) 
 

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • Cert III in Dog Training and  Behaviour NDTF (National Dog Trainers Federation) the highest tertiary accreditation in Australia for dog trainers.

  • Equine Studies and Major in Behavioural Science

  • Cognitive Studies and Psychology (M.A.)

  • Consciousness Psychology and Emotions (Msc.D)

  • Certification in Canine Cognition

  • Certificate IV in Training and Assessment Qualification (TAE40116)

ACHIEVEMENTS 

Obedience Trial Competitor competing around Australia with her 4 dogs up to UDX (the highest level in AU)

 

  • Consistent First Place performer with numerous High In Trials

  • Two Victorian State Champion Titles (UD and Novice Dogs)

  • 2019 QLD State Champion Title

  • 2019 QLD CDX Dog Champion Title

  • The 'Golden Dumbell' Award

CURRENT ROLES

National Head Trainer - Young Diggers Limited - Providing Assistance Dog Training for over 500 members Australia wide, Military, Police and First Responders handlers with PTSD.  

 

Also affiliated with the following Assistance Dog Organizations;
  • RAD (Revolutionary Assistance Dogs) - Trainer, Behaviourist and QLD PAT Assessor
  • Whisky's Wish - Trainer & Behaviourist