Tuition & Payment | DSE

Tuition for the Dog Sports Essentials course is $449, and includes two hours of personalized coaching from the course authors, Karen Mielke and Lynne Stephens. Once enrollment is complete, tuition is nonrefundable.

An audit-only option of the course is available for $249. The audit-only option does not include personalized coaching hours with the course authors.

Group Discounts

Group pricing is available for groups of 5 or more from the same organization who all enroll in the course at the same time.

Please contact us for more information or for instructions on setting up your group.

Have you completed the KPA Dog Trainer Foundations course?
Tuition for those who have completed Karen Pryor Academy’s Dog Trainer Foundations course is:
$199 for the course (audit only)

Please contact us to receive your discount code.

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If you would like to purchase a course now and start it later, do not access your course and please send an email immediately after purchase to We can place your course on hold for you for as long as you'd like.