Instructor Trainer Program

For those of us with a life-long passion for dogs, it can be a dream come true to become a Professional Dog Trainer.

K9 Montessori is dedicated to helping you achieve your dream.

Our Instructor Trainer (IT) Program is designed to provide you with the information you need to become a Professional Dog Trainer.

Because we understand that life happens while you are busy making other plans, our IT Program is designed to work around your schedule, with training available weekdays, evenings and weekends.
The course components include hands-on work with dogs, required reading, attendance at 4 full-day seminars, and attendance with a groomer and veterinarian.

Our Instructor Trainer Program covers topics such as:

  • Foundation training techniques and training of obedience skills, from basic obedience to advanced obedience
  • Learning Theory, which is the model of psychology that explains how people and animals learn
  • The practical application of Learning Theory as it pertains to dogs
  • Normal dog social structure and behaviour
  • Reading body language
  • The dog care industry today, and what the future has in store
  • Handling skills
K9 Montessori
5542 St. John's Sideroad Stouffville, ON L4A 7X4
Phone: (416) 427-0225