The program is open to the following:

Veterinary Technicians
Physical Therapists
Physical Therapist Assistants
Occupational Therapists
Dog Behaviorists
Certified Dog Trainers
Dog Handling Experience (3 years is best) with proven track record in one of the following professions:  Police, Search & Rescue, Agility Dogs, Therapy, Prison Dogs, Kennel Owners, Dog Walkers, Pet Sitters, or Groomers*

*Proof of Dog Handling Experience must be provided (business license, trainer certifications, performance sport credentials, or contracted work).   Other proofs may be considered, but are not guaranteed, to meet this requirement.  Please call or email with questions regarding eligibility.

  • Course Length: 23 hours