General Requirements

The Certificate of Versatility Novice, Certificate of Versatility and the Certificate of Versatility Excellent are to be given in recognition of the title and awards on the approved point schedule. Points are cumulative within a category, however the points for each title are to be counted only once toward any Versatility Award.

All applications must have the date earned and/or a copy of the title awarded for verification by the Committee. Applications with Public Education or Nursing Home Demos must include a signed affidavit from a verifiable witness. Click here for the application form.

The Three “C” Program Conformation, Courage and Companionship (sponsored by Mark and Mary Smithdorf of Smithart Kennel Perm Reg’d) An award will be given to the Scottish Terrier who earns a Championship, an Earthdog title, and either an Obedience, Rally, Agility or Tracking title.

An application for the following awards may be submitted for any Scottish terrier by the owner or breeder who is a CSTC member in good standing.

 

Certificate of Versatility Novice Requirements. (VC)

  1. A minimum of 6 pts must be earned
  2. A minimum of 4 points from conformation or obedience
  3. A C.G.N. or C.G.C. title.

Certificate of Versatility Intermediate Requirements (VCI)

  1. Received the VC Award
  2. A minimum of 10 points must be earned
  3. Points must be collected from a minimum of 3 categories
  4. A Maximum of 5 points per category

Certificate of Versatility Excellent Requirements (VCX)

  1. Received the VCI.
  2. A minimum of 15 points must be earned
  3. Received points from a minimum of 4 categories

Lifetime Achievement

  1. Received the VCX
  2. A minimum of 50 points

 

Conformation

  • Best in Show 5 pts
  • Best in National Show Specialty 5 pts
  • Award of Merit (National Specialty) 4 pts
  • Best in Regional Specialty Show 4 pts (must have a minimum of 20 dogs entered)
  • Award of Merit (Regional Specialty) 3 pts (must have a minimum of 20 dogs entered)
  • Best in Show Brace 5 pts
  • CKC championship 4 pts
  • Group 1st 2 pts
  • Group 2, 3, 4 1 pt
  • Foreign Championship 4 pts (U.K.C. Bermuda, AKC etc)
  • Stud Dog/Brood Bitch Winner at Specialty 2 pts
  • Winners Dog/Winners Bitch in Specialty 2 pts

 

Obedience and Rally

Obedience

  • High in Trial 5 pts
  • O.T.Ch. X 5 pts
  • M.O.T.Ch 5 pts
  • G.M.O.T.Ch 5 pts
  • Utility Dog 5 pts
  • Companion Dog Excellent 5 pts
  • Companion Dog Intermediate 4 pts
  • Companion Dog 4 pts
  • Pre-Companion Dog 3 pts
  • High in Class 2 pt
  • 2nd, 3rd or 4th in Class 1 pt
  • High in Class in any unofficial class – 1 pt (includes veterans)

Rally

  • Rally Advanced Excellent 5 pts
  • Rally Excellent 5 pts
  • Rally Advanced 4 pts
  • Rally Novice 3 pts
  • High in Class 2 pts
  • 2nd, 3rd and 4th in class 1 pt

Courage

Earthdog

  • Master Earthdog 5 pts
  • Senior Earth dog 4 pts
  • Junior Earthdog 3 pts
  • Double Q (Master/Senior Qualifier) 5 pts
  • AWTA- Certificate of Gameness 3 pts
  • AWTA- Working Certificate 5 pts
  • Qualify in Novice Den 2 pts

Performance (each event below is considered a category)

Agility

  • Masters Excellent 5 pts
  • Excellent 5 pts
  • Intermediate 4 pts
  • Novice – 3 pts
  • High in Class 2 pts
  • 2nd, 3rd, 4th in Class 1 pt

Tracking

  • VST or TCH 5 pts
  • UTDX 4 pts
  • TDX 4 pts
  • TD 3 pts
  • UTD 3 pts

Flyball

  • ONYX 5 pts
  • FDMC 5 pts
  • FDMX 5 pts
  • FDM 4 pts
  • FDCH 4 pts
  • FDX 3 pts
  • FD 2 pts

Scent Hurdle

  • SHDMCH 5 pts
  • SHDMx 5 pts
  • SHDM 5 pts
  • SHDCH 5 pts
  • SHDX 4 pts
  • SHD 2 pts

Service

  • Canine Good Citizen 2 pts
  • Canine Good Neighbour 2 pts
  • Therapy Dog International title 2 pts
  • Certified Therapy Dog 2 pts
  • Public Education Demo (6 demos) 2 pts
  • Nursing Home/Therapy Dog (12 visits) 2 pts
  • Pet Visitation Dog, St. John’s Ambulance 2 pts