Tag: Dog Trainer College

Dog Trainer Career Outlook

Those who are looking to become a dog trainer are about to read some very exciting news! The field of dog training has seen nearly explosive growth in recent years.  And the great news is…the market is nowhere near full.  The US Dept. of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics gives animal trainers a 15% growth… Read more »

Dog Trainers are not Miracle Workers

Dog trainers can accomplish some amazing things.  In a matter of just a few weeks an unruly dog can be transformed into a well-behaved animal that fits comfortably into the home.  Yes, some issues can take longer – much longer, sometimes.  But behavioral issues can be modified and more pleasing behaviors put into its place…. Read more »

Dog Training is a Specialized Skill

Professional dog training is an extremely specialized skill.  Those wanting to become a certified dog trainer cannot simply apply at a state university and enroll in a dog training career path.  It simply is not offered there. Dog trainer schools are a few and far between.  Attending a reputable trainer school will probably mean travel… Read more »

Unique, Non-traditional Education

What makes an education at the Dog Trainer College so unique?  Thanks for asking. The training venue is set up completely different than traditional classrooms.  Here, you’re not stuck in a stuffy classroom all day.  Yes, an education at DTC includes lectures and classwork.  But one of the huge advantages of our type of education… Read more »

Fully Operational Training Facility

If you have been on our website or visited our Blog, you’ve already heard of the many perks of attending the Dog Trainer College.  But here’s one that may not have hit you yet. Students who attend the Dog Trainer College are able to acquire a top-notch education while observing a fully operational dog training… Read more »

Applied Training Experience

Those who wish to train dogs on a professional level will need a large amount of experience.  Each one of the courses offered at the Dog Trainer College are purposely designed to be largely hands-on; roughly 70%.  A solid dog trainer certification course will include practical training experience. It is true that a good trainer… Read more »

Admissions Process

The Dog Trainer College utilizes an application process that is as simplified as possible.  The easiest method is to apply online via the application form there.  Applications can also be emailed or snail-mailed by request.  Applications that are not made online will require a phone call to collect the application deposit. One question we hear… Read more »

Realistic Expectations in becoming a professional dog trainer

What can I expect in my quest to become a certified dog trainer? When a student enrolls in one of the exceptional courses offered at the Dog Trainer College, a major hurdle will be crossed. What the student knows about dogs will grow exponentially. Hands-on experience is gained. Hundreds of hours of priceless education is… Read more »

High Performance Level

Desiring to become a dog trainer? Consider this….  Many facets of our world are constantly changing – sometimes for the better, sometimes not. The same is true in the dog training world.  Some great advances have been made yet some ill-informed mindsets have also become entrenched.  Tools improve but the proper use of these tools… Read more »

Why a Dog Trainer School?

A School for Dog Trainers is just that… a school where trainers are trained. To be complete, the courses should be very thorough and taught by qualified instructors. If these are the case, the school will be a tremendous asset to those seeking knowledge in the dog training field. Why attend Dog Trainer School? Many… Read more »