VDK School for Dog Trainers

Individual Courses of Instruction

Professional Dog Kennel and Breeding

  • 10 DAY Course – $1500.00 – Includes Course Materials and Literature

  • This course will examine multiple kennels around the tri state area, with an in-depth look at what it takes to maintain, run, and build a professional dog kennel.

  • Emphasis will be placed on structural components that are utilized in large kennels and managerial skills needed to maintain and run the facility.

  • We will also explore and interview multiple breeders and look to gain insight on what it takes to become an excellent breeder.

 Obedience and Behavior Modification

  • 4 Week Course – $4000.00 – Includes Course Materials, Literature, and DVDs

  • This course will focus on multiple avenues of obedience and behavior modification and different methods used to get desired outcomes.

  • This will be taught along with a 6 week basic obedience class.

  • This course will meet three times a week, tests and quizzes will be given.

  • This course will also visit other obedience classes around Mid Michigan

 Protection and Aggression Training

  • 4 week Course – $5000.00 – Includes Course Materials, Literature, and DVDs

  • This course will focus on different drives and motivations used in aggression training.  

  • This course will also focus on decoy skills and how to utilize different skill sets with different dogs.

  • This course will also visit other protection / aggression trainers.

  • Quizzes and Test will be given.

 K9 Detection Training

  • 4 week Course – $4000.00 – Includes Course Materials and DVDs

  • Focus on Narcotics and Explosives detection and how to train a Passive Response.

 K9 Tracking

  • 2 week Course – $2000.00 – Includes Course Materials and Literature

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