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.
When you click on the link below a zip file will be downloaded that contains our application package. Please start with the document titled “Trainers- READ ME FIRST,” which is our helpful Getting Started Guide.
Feel free to contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.