Trial Helper Program

In December 2006, the GSSCC introduced a National Trial Helper Certification program.

GSSCC Judge and Teaching Helper Jim Chrisp has being appointed by the GSSCC executive to lead the program. Assisting Jim are President Darin Clarke, National Level Helper Duane Roul and member at-large Juergen Fischer. They report to the GSSCC executive board.

The objective of the program is to:

A: Provide “standardized” education and trial helper training

B: Increase the number of trial helpers in the GSSCC

C: Promote membership involvement and participation through ongoing helper education

D: Facilitate GSSCC objectives to protect and improve the German Shepherd Dog breed as outlined in GSCCC Bylaws

All GSSCC trials MUST have GSSCC certified trial helpers.


Related documents:
Helper Program   Programme des Helpers
Teaching Helper Application
Request for Helper Seminar (see official documents page)
 
Coordinator:
Jim Chrisp
(204)-510-6550
jbchrisp1391@gmail.com  

Darin Clarke
(506)-977-4949
darin.clarke@saintjohn.ca    
 
Duane Roul    
dmroul@hotmail.com
 
Jurgen Fischer    
Fijurgen@outlook.com

 

Helper reciprocal agreement between USCA and GSSCC

The GSSCC Board of Directors has unanimously approved the following reciprocal helper agreement between the GSSCC and the UScA.

(1) All helper's must comply with the hosting club's (USCA or GSSCC) organizational Helper regulations and policies.

(2) Helpers wishing to do helper work in a Reciprocating organization's trial must have:


CLUB TRIALS
A. Letter or email from the their Helper Committee Chairman stating the current classification of the helper and that the helper is in good standing. This must be turned into the hosting organization's Helper Committee Chairman a minimum 14 days before the event they want to work.

B. For club level events: the helper must be classified to work front and back half of club level trials in their member organization.

CHAMPIONSHIPS
A. Letter from the their Helper Committee Chairman stating the current classification of the helper and that the helper is in good standing. This must be turned into the hosting organization's Helper Committee Chairman a minimum 60 days before the  event (for Regional Championships) or deadline of selection submission (National Championships).

B. Helper must submit copies of their entire helper book to hosting club's organization's Helper Committee Chairman a minimum 60 days before the  event (Regional Championships) or deadline of selection submission (National Championships).

C. For helpers wishing to work a Championship event, the helper must submit a video of a trial that they have worked within one year of the submission . This must be done a minimum of 60 days before the event (Regional Championships) or deadline of selection submission (National Championships). The video must be submitted to the hosting organization's Helper Committee Chairman. All helpers must meet the minimum practical requirements and ability of the hosting club's Helper Program in order to be approved to work a Championship event.

GSSCC Certified Helpers

Teaching Helpers
Name GSSCC # Region Expiry
National Level Helpers
Name GSSCC # Region Expiry
Regional Level Helpers
Name GSSCC # Region Expiry
Club Level Helpers
Name GSSCC # Region Expiry
Club Front Half Level Helpers
Name GSSCC # Region Expiry
Entry Level Helpers
Name GSSCC # Region Expiry