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Become a Certified Dog Trainer

Become a Certified Dog Trainer

Pursue a Career in Dog Training

We're an approved trade school for dog training in Florida for those who are interested in pursuing an exciting career in the field of dog training. If you would like to become a certified dog trainer, we offer a scientific training program that includes the skills necessary to work with dogs.

Sign Up

Signing up is easy and takes little time. Just give us a call and we will provide you with a brief consultation. We currently have open enrollment now so that your education can begin immediately.

Training Courses

Becoming a certified dog trainer may seem like a daunting challenge, but we want you to know that you can have confidence in us, as we will help you to realize your dreams of becoming a well-qualified and skilled dog trainer. We have decades of training experience that have been incorporated into our comprehensive and positive motivational training programs.

Hands-On Work

We combine hands-on work and one-on-one mentorship so you can effectively learn the technical concepts of dog training. Durations last from 4-6 weeks and takes place in a professional facility with a professional trainer who will guide you throughout all your training and studies. We begin with core skills and take you all the way through the course to complete the entire certification program.

Once you're certified, you'll have better control over your own dog, and better awareness for dogs in general. Whether you just want to train your own dog, apply for a dog training job, or just learn more about dogs, FDA will help you get the knowledge and training that you need to get started.

Courses Duration f/p Price
Become a Dog Trainer 6 Weeks f/p 6,950
Schulzhund Trainer 6 Weeks f/p 8,950
Narcotic 6 Weeks f/p 5,950
Explosive 6 Weeks f/p 6,950
Cadaver 4 Weeks f/p 4,950
Search & Rescue 4 weeks f/p 4,950
Protection 4 Weeks f/p 5,950
Kennel-Boarding - - -
Retail Manager 6 Weeks f/p 5,950

We have everything needed to fully teach you how to become a certified dog trainer. Our facility is a large modern compound that is set up for various training methods such as rescue, explosive detecting, drug detecting, body guard, family protection, basic obedience, breeding, boarding and more. You will learn any of the applications you desire, and when you have completed the coarse, you will be ready and fully qualified to start training dogs as a private or government dog trainer.

We also offer part time schedule-housing on our site. The cost is between $150.00 and $250.00 a week.

Future Outlook For Animal Care Jobs

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics has stated that the employment of animal care and service workers is projected to increase 16% from 2018 through 2028, which is much faster than the average for all occupations. Employment growth along with high job turnover should result in very good job opportunities. Another estimation comes from the American Pet Products Association where it is reported that there were $99 billion spent on animal food, training and vet care in 2020. While no school can guarantee employment after graduation, the growth of the animal industry means that opportunities definitely exist in this industry.

Call Today!

We know that you are determined and excited to become a professional dog trainer. Our dog training school is a modern facility with everything needed to certify you in german shepherd dog training. We will show you how to modify a dog's behavior. We operate out of a modern training facility with experienced staff members. The Florida Dog Academy has over 40 years of experience in the animal training industry.

If you have aspirations of becoming a certified dog trainer, call us today to register for class enrollment. Let us help you start an exciting career in the field of dog training!

Florida Dog Academy

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Dog Training & K9 Services:

Florida Dog Academy
7551 SW Citrus Blvd.
Palm City, FL

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