Service Dog Trainer Program
Want to answer YES when clients ask you if you can help train their service dog?
Our courses are designed for the experienced dog trainer wishing to expand their knowledge, skill set and grow their business.
All courses are self-paced and online through a mixed-media platform.
Communication, leadership, instruction, compassion, and professionalism
Teach and adapt based on your client’s individual needs, desires, and abilities. Understand non-verbal communication and stress signals in clients. Learn the best approaches to teaching clients with disabilities.
Teach a dog how to ground and calm their person down during a panic attack.
Dog behavior, development, health, communication, learning theory and training.
Gain further knowledge about dogs, especially as it pertains to service dogs
Teach a dog how to help their person hike safely and independently.
Service Work Modules
Disability law, people with disabilities, service dog specialties
Understand the world of disability and service dogs. Learn about medical and psychiatric conditions and how to train a dog to help mitigate those conditions. Appreciate that training a service dog is more than just working with the dog.
Pricing varies from $2622 to $3520 depending on experience.
Credit for experience as well as certifications that can save you over 25% on tuition! Are you a Karen Pryor Certified Training Partner? CCPDT-KA? Have experience as an educator? Those are just a few of the credentials we recognize.
Learn More About Our Program
Ready to Apply?
We encourage you to read the FAQs as well as the above program documents. When you are ready to apply, simply click the link below which will take you to our online application. You can save your progress and resume at any time.
Feel free to contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.