CEU Event: Learn how to become a service dog trainer

When: Ongoing
Where: Online


CPDT-KSA Knowledge: 5.00
CPDT-KSA Skills: 1.00

* Courses approved for CBCC-KA CEUs may be applied to a CPDT-KA or CPDT-KSA recertification. Courses approved for CPDT-KA or CPDT-KSA may not be applied to a CBCC-KA recertification.

PLEASE NOTE: CPDT-KA can earn a MAXIMUM of 12 CPDT-KSA Skills CEUS within their 3 year certification period.


Self paced online service dog training for trainers: Welcome: ( also the free preview) Meet your trainers - Passing score of 90% to finish course Benefits of the program Target audience: Trainers should have at a minimum one of the following certifications or level of experience before taking this course as you need a solid foundation in learning theory: IAABC-ADT, KPA-CTP, CPDT-KA, CTC or PCBC-A. Chapter one: What basic knowledge do you need to have The art of Coaching- working with a diverse clientele Chapter Two: Dog selection- Canine Cognitive testing- after 6 months of age Working with breeders - What if they already have a dog? Washing ( career reassignment) a dog Chapter 3 : Basic skills all dogs need Public access- know your rights in your state \ Chapter 4: Do you understand ADA? Public Access Chapter 5 Introducing the retrieve [not sure how you train to retrieve but to teach a hold, I teach a chin rest, then teach the dog to take a dowel or dumbbell in its mouth, then pair the two. Hannah Brannigan has a youtube video on it that I follow] Chapter 6 Alert dogs Diabetic, allergen, panic attack (cortisol levels) [I’ve only trained diabetic alert but would be helpful to touch a bit on the other alert types] Hearing - alarm, doorbell, owner’s name, etc. Chapter 7 Maintaining behavior Chapter 8 Legal considerations Chapter 9 How to sell the service What is your ideal client? Chapter 10 Templates for follow up emails to clients Chapter 11: FAQ- How to fly with an SA- chrome-extension://efaidnbmnnnibpcajpcglclefindmkaj/https://www.aa.com/content/images/travel-info/special-assistance/service-animals/dot-service-animal-health-behavior-training-form.pdf SA rights How to teach your clients to advocate for their dogs Remind your clients rewarded behavior continues Chapter 12- Submit videos for feedback on your training technique Chapter 13 CEUS Each section will need a quiz with a final exam to get CEUS.

Sponsor:Tenacious Dog Training
Speaker(s):CPDT-KA, IAABC-ADT, FDM She/her & Maggie Pearson, CSAT, ADT, FDM, FFCP & B.S.

Contact: Maggie Pearson
 Email: tenaciousdogtraining@gmail.com
 Phone: 605-368-1885
 Web: https://tenacious.thinkific.com/courses/how-to-become-a-service-dog-trainer