Conformation Training

Training is conducted for any interested owner or breeder in regard to show training.  Classes are taken by German Shepherd Specialist Judges, well respected dog handlers and long-time breeders.  The rotation of trainers ensures variety in classes throughout the year.

GSDCSA Show Class Instruction Manual

Training Roster for 2022 is below, or available to download as a PDF HERE.
Please note that trainings may be cancelled or changed due to events such as shows and trials needing to be moved. In the instance that a training session is changed or cancelled, notice will be given on the club’s facebook page and on the main page of the website.


Please ensure that you are familiar with the GSDCSA Show Class Instruction Manual. This is a guide for how to run training sessions.  Reminders will be posted via the GSDC of SA Facebook page FACEBOOK

Below is a table that you can type your name in the “Search” box and your scheduled dates for Training will be displayed.  Please remember if you cannot fulfill your rostered session please swap with someone else on the Roster.  The onus is on you to organise a replacement. 

30-JanChristine Collins2-FebAndrew O'Loughlin
6-FebJudy O'LoughlinGSDCA AGM9-FebPeter Flynn
13-FebLinda Hume16-FebJane Pike
20-FebCandy SmithBreed Survey23-FebJan Brabham
27-FebNo TrainingMembers Comp2-MarSophie Lawrence
6-MarTony Schoemaker9-MarDarcy Clark
13-MarJamie Phillis16-MarJenny DeLucia
20-MarGayle Mercer23-MarSalvatore Pittelli
27-MarLyn Phillis30-MarJean Butterfield
3-AprNo TrainingMembers Comp6-AprRobert Evans
10-AprJudy O'Loughlin13-AprRay Mercer
17-AprNo TrainingEaster20-AprDoug West
24-AprNo TrainingAnzac Day Weekend27-AprAndrew O'Loughlin
1-MayCandy SmithBreed Survey4-MaySophie Lawrence
8-MayNo TrainingMothers Day11-MayDoug West
15-MayChristine Collins18-MayJenny DeLucia
22-MayNo TrainingObedience Trial25-MayJane Pike
29-MayLinda HumeLecture1-JunJan Brabham
5-JunSelf TrainingNational Show & Trial8-JunJean Butterfield
12-JunNo TrainingChamp Show15-JunSelf Training
19-JunJamie Phillis22-JunSelf Training
26-JunGayle Mercer29-JunSelf Training
3-JulLyn Phillis6-JulSalvatore Pittelli
10-JulJudy O'Loughlin13-JulRobert Evans
17-JulChristine Collins20-JulRay Mercer
24-JulNo TrainingMembers Comp27-JulAndrew O'Loughlin
31-JulLyn Phillis3-AugPeter Flynn
7-AugNo TrainingObedience Trial10-AugJane Pike
14-AugJamie Phillis17-AugJan Brabham
21-AugCandy SmithBreed Survey24-AugSophie Lawrence
28-AugNo TrainingObedience Trial31-AugDarcy Clark
4-SepNo TrainingFather's Day7-SepJenny DeLucia
11-SepTony Schoemaker14-SepSalvatore Pittelli
18-SepGayle Mercer21-SepJean Butterfield
25-SepJudy O'Loughlin28-SepRobert Evans
2-OctNo TrainingLabour Day Weekend5-OctRay Mercer
9-OctChristine Collins12-OctDoug West
16-OctNo TrainingBay to Birdwood19-OctJan Brabham
23-OctNo TrainingMembers Comp26-OctPeter Flynn
30-OctCandy SmithBreed Survey2-NovJane Pike
6-NovJamie Phillis9-NovSalvatore Pittelli
13-NovNo TrainingOpen Show16-NovRay Mercer
20-NovLinda Hume23-NovJean Butterfield
27-NovGayle Mercer30-NovJenny DeLucia
4-DecLyn Phillis7-DecAndrew O'Loughlin
11-DecJudy O'Loughlin