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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Washington, DC | Laurie Luck

Application Deadline:

November 4

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.
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Application Deadline

Apply anytime before 11/04/2022

Enrollment Deadline

Your course will begin on 11/18/2022

On-Site Workshop Dates

  • Workshop 1: 01/07/2023 - 01/08/2023
  • Workshop 2: 02/18/2023 - 02/19/2023
  • Workshop 3: 04/08/2023 - 04/09/2023
  • Workshop 4: 05/20/2023 - 05/21/2023

Tuition

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.

Format

Regional

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


Lodging

Hyatt House Falls Church/Merrifield 
8296 Glass Alley
Fairfax, Virginia, 22031

Candlewood Suites
11400 Random Hills Rd.
Fairfax, Virginia 22030

Veterinarians Nearby

VCA University Veterinary Clinic
10681 Braddock Rd, Fairfax, VA 22032
(703) 385-1054
 
Little River Veterinary Clinic
4000 Burke Station Rd, Fairfax, VA 22032
(703) 273-5110

Details

Application Deadline:
November 4
Tuition:
$5600
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Faculty

Laurie Luck
6 month dog trainer professional training program with Laurie Luck
Email:
laurie@smartdoguniversity.com
Website:
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Training Facility

Animal Behavior Wellness Center
11230 Waples Mill Rd Ste 125A
Fairfax, VA 20124 United States
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