The Dog Trainer Professional program is for the highly motivated trainer who has specific goals for improving knowledge, skills, and career prospects. The course blends online learning with hands-on instruction from some of the best teachers in the field.

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New Forest, United Kingdom | Linda Ryan

Application Deadline:

November 19


Karen Pryor Academy's 9-month Dog Trainer Professional program offers an in-depth distance learning curriculum that explores the theoretical and practical aspects of animal training, teaching, and business set up along with (4) two day workshops.

Students are required to complete both practical and written assignments and assessments, and attend the workshops. The have the full support oft heir experienced and skilled KPA accredited faculty mentor.

This comprehensive nine-month course will give you all the knowledge and skill you need to attain the highest standards of positive reinforcement training, effectively teach these skills to others, and run a successful dog training business.

KPA is a member organisation of the Animal Behaviour & Training Council, meaning that our graduate members may be listed under the ABTC Animal Training Instructor standard


Application Deadline

Apply anytime before 19 November, 2023

Course Start Date

Your course will start on 29 November, 2023

On-Site Workshop Dates

  • Workshop 1: 16 - 17 January, 2024
  • Workshop 2: 26 - 27 March, 2024
  • Workshop 3: 14 - 15 May, 2024
  • Workshop 4: 06 - 07 August, 2024


Dog Trainer Professional program: £3,598. Tuition price does not include VAT. Students should be prepared to pay VAT, should it be required. Tuition is due upon enrollment. Find out more about financing options, including our five-installment no-interest loan.



  • Integrated online learning and hands-on workshops
  • Travel 4 times to this location for your workshops
  • Bring your dog to each 2-day workshop


The Bell Inn

Nr Lyndhurst, Hampshire
023 8081 2214

Bramble Hill Hotel
New Forest, Hampshire
023 8081 3165

Veterinarians Nearby

Midforest Vets -Lyndhurst Branch
Glenber Cottage, Beechen Lane
Lyndhurst, SO43 7DD
Tel: 023 8028 2358

Pilgrims Veterinary Practice, Fordingbridge Surgery
Gorse Farm, Blissford Road
Fordingbridge, SP6 2JH
Tel: 01425 657700


Application Deadline:
November 19
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Linda Ryan DipAVN (Medical) VTS (Oncology) KPA-CTP RVN
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Training Facility

Bramshaw Village Hall
Rowhill, Bramshaw, Nr Lyndhurst
Hants., S043 7JE United Kingdom
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