Wellington, New Zealand (National Format) | Alexis Davison

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Karen Pryor Academy's Dog Trainer Professional program offers an in-depth distance learning curriculum that explores the theoretical and practical aspects of animal training, teaching, and business set-up, along with 4 two-day practical workshops. Students are required to complete both practical and written assignments and assessments, and attend all four workshops. They have the full support of their experienced and skilled KPA-accredited faculty mentor.

This comprehensive six-month course will give all you the knowledge and skills you need to attain to the highest standards of positive reinforcement training, effectively teach these skills to others, and run a successful dog training business. The DTP is based on the most up-to-date behaviour science, taking you through all levels, from foundation knowledge to advanced concepts in animal training, and also covers behaviour management solutions.

Application Deadline:

Enrollment Date:

Students should be prepared to make payment and enroll in the workshop series between 1 November, 2017 and 6 November, 2017.

On-Site Workshop dates:

Monday 7 May until Friday 11 May 2018

Faculty Contact:

Alexis Davison
Email: alexis@scholarsincollars.com.au
Phone: 0400 205 67


The tuition of this Dog Trainer Professional program is AUD $5,300.


Eukanuba Wellington Events Centre (located at the New Zealand Kennel Club)
Prosser Street, Elsdon (approximately 2 mins drive from Porirua CBD)
Website: http://www.nzkc.org.nz/venue_porirua.html

Near-by Dog Friendly Hotels:

AAA Mana Motel
41 Mana Esplanade
Mana, Porirua, NZ
Tel: 0800 866 262

Marina Motor Lodge
57-61 Mana Esplanade
Paremata, Porirua NZ
Tel: 0800 803 009 or 04 233 9009

Other Dog Friendly Accommodation:


Nearest Veterinary Clinics:

Rappaw Veterinary Care Paremata
15 Paremata Cres, Paremata, Porirua
Tel: 04 233 8059

CareVets Porirua
9 Kenepuru Dr, Porirua
Tel: 04 237 9600

Monday, October 30, 2017