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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Phoenix, AZ | Laura Monaco Torelli

Application Deadline:

August 26

Our 6-month Dog Trainer Professional program is for the highly motivated dog trainer who is looking to advance his/her skills and career prospects to their highest levels. The program combines online learning with hands-on instruction and is divided into four online Units and four two-day hands-on workshops; complete an online Unit and then attend a two-day workshop at the end of each Unit.

What About Covid 19?  We have it covered.  In the event that it is not safe for a workshop to be held in person, it can be delivered as scheduled in a virtual workshop environment. The adaptations we have made deliver the excellent education experience for which the Dog Trainer Professional program is known while keeping everyone safe in this unique time. If you have questions kindly contact [email protected]


Application Deadline

Apply anytime before 08/26/2022

Course Start Date

Your course begins 09/09/2022

On-Site Workshop Dates

  • Workshop 1: 10/22/2022 - 10/23/2022
  • Workshop 2: 12/10/2022 - 12/11/2022
  • Workshop 3: 02/04/2023 - 02/05/2023
  • Workshop 4: 03/25/2023 - 03/26/2023


Dog Trainer Professional program: $5,600. Find out more about financing options, including our five-installment no-interest loan.
Learn about our scholarship program for people who are Black, Indigenous, or otherwise of Color.



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


Pointe Hilton Squaw Peak Resort
7677 North 16th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85020

Veterinarians Nearby

Phoenix Veterinary Referral and Emergency
4015 E Cactus Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85032


Application Deadline:
August 26
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Laura Monaco Torelli
(773) 998-2242

Training Facility

PHX Animal Behavior Center
12235 North Cave Creek Road, Suite 13
Phoenix, AZ 85022 United States
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