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APDT eLearning Certificate Courses

APDT Certificate Courses are designed to provide in-depth education on specific topics. Students will attend weekly lectures, participate in online discussions with fellow classmates, and work on homework assignments. Courses are designed to be challenging and thought provoking, and students who successfully complete the course will walk away with real, tangible, applicable materials and resources that can immediately be applied to their businesses.

Training Beyond the Technical: the OMIT program (An APDT Hybrid Course) 09/16/2014 10/24/2014
Finding the Courage: A Step-by-Step Guide to Starting Your Dog Training Business (An APDT Hybrid Course) 09/17/2014 10/24/2014
If You Build it, Will they come? Websites That Really Work 09/18/2014 10/09/2014

APDT eLearning

APDT eLearning

Upcoming live APDT eLearning courses and recordings from our archive. Learn various aspects of the dog training profession, including learning, behavior, health and nutrition, laws and regulations, business, and general industry topics by professionals from around the world.

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APDT Education and Training

2014 APDT Educational Conference and Trade Show

October 15-18, 2014

Hartford, CT
Connecticut Convention Center

NOTE: All registrations must now be done on-site. More info >

Travel and Hotel

Marriott Hartford Downtown
Attendee Rate $175

Hilton Hartford
Attendee Rate $160


Objectives of C.L.A.S.S.

The goals and objectives of the Canine Life and Social Skills (C.L.A.S.S.) program.

C.L.A.S.S. Blog

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Frequently Asked Questions

Common questions about the Canine Life and Social Skills (C.L.A.S.S.) program.

Student Information

Learn more about the C.L.A.S.S. program and download the Student Handbook. download the participant handbook

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The APDT Store

Order clothing, bags and other merchandise with the APDT and C.L.A.S.S. logos.
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The Dog Trainer's Resource 3 - APDT Chronicle Of The Dog Collection

Now Available from Dogwise!

The Dog Trainer's Resource 3 contains the best APDT Chronicle of the Dog articles from the past few years, placing a special emphasis on developing skills in areas where many dog trainers may lack experience, like specialized training protocols and improving business practices for profitability and longevity.

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