Berwick Obedience Dog Club

Heat Policy


If the temperature predicted on Friday night, at 6:00pm , for Scoresby, as displayed on the right side bar of this website, is equal to or greater than 32°C, afternoon classes will be cancelled.

Morning training will be provided. This training will run from 10:00am to 11:00am in the same format as Wednesday evening Twilight training. There will be a separate Beginners class but no colour level classes. Handlers will be arranged in groups subject to instructor availability and will train within their own ability limits. There will be no joining, club room, office, shop, or kitchen facilities. Toilets will be available if required.

If the temperature on the day is above 28°C then there will be appropriately modified training as deemed by the applicable training sub-committee.

If the temperature on the day, after the commencement of the classes exceeds 32°C, as measured by the BODC weather station, then, at the discretion of the appropriate training sub-committee, training will be suspended for a period of 10 minutes.

If at the end of the 10 minutes the temperature does not fall to 32°C or below then further training will be cancelled.