Novice Gun Dog Training Masterclass with Ben Randall- Saturday 28th September 2019.

In the world of Gundog training Ben Randall is recognized as one of the very best there is. Twice awarded “Gun Dog Trainer of the year”, Ben is a Kennel Club “A panel” judge,  judging field trials and national championships both in the UK and throughout Europe.

The Royal Berkshire are delighted to work with Ben to offer this one day course that is designed to cater for the novice handler and their dog. With just 12 places available, this day is perfect for anybody wanting to  take their dog shooting but who does not know where to start when it comes to training.  This relaxed and friendly workshop will help you understand more about the psychology of your dog and at the same time build your confidence and knowledge. 

£150 per dog and handler, to include a full day’s workshop, breakfast, lunch, all refreshments and a goody bag to take away.

The format of the day is as follows:

9.30am    Arrive at The Royal Berkshire for a breakfast of bacon and sausage rolls, teas and coffees.

10:00am  An introduction from Ben followed by assessment of each handler and dog in the Lodge in a group scenario.  This is also the perfect opportunity to ask any questions or raise issues that you may be having with your training. During this session Ben will talk about the theory behind the training.

12.00pm  Head out into the paddock where Ben will demonstrate with his own dogs.

12.30pm  Return to the Lodge for a buffet lunch.

1:00pm    Head back out into paddock to practice with Ben on hand to help you. A fun competition for ‘Top Handler and Dog’ will take place, with the winner receiving a years subscription to Gun Dog Journal.

3.15pm    Coffees and teas are served back in the Lodge and Ben wraps uP the day. Guests receive their special goody bag!

3.30pm    Depart at leisure

All handlers will receive a goody bag to take away with them.

We welcome young handlers over the age of 12, as long as they are accompanied by an adult. 

You are welcome to bring along a friend or family member (without a dog) for the charge of £30.00.

Booking is very much on a first come first served basis.

Should you wish to know more about the day or to book your place please contact Katie on 01491 672900, or