For dog lovers who want to make a rewarding and meaningful difference in the lives of dogs…
Designed from More Than a Decade of Experience Working with Over 3,000 Clients by Renowned Dog Trainer Doggy Dan, This 12-Month Training Program Takes You through the Transformation from Dog Lover to Dog Trainer Using an Easy-to-Follow Training Method That Will Propel You into Success as a Full-Time or Part-Time Dog Trainer.
Why this course?
The Dog Trainer Academy will forever change your life by equipping you with the tools and knowledge to begin a rewarding and fulfilling career as a dog trainer.
What if the road map to your dream job had already been created and all you needed to do was to follow it?
Now is the time to stop putting your dreams on hold, find your purpose and make a meaningful difference in the lives of the dogs and dog owners in your community.
If you love the thought of making a good living whilst working with dogs in a rewarding and fulfilling career, but have never been able to figure out how to achieve your dream, then this program is the way forward.
The Dog Trainer Academy provides an approach to dog training that is simple and powerful and delivers proven results. And now it’s time to share that method with those of you who want to become trusted and respected dog trainers whilst helping make the world a better place for dogs.
About Doggy Dan
Doggy Dan is the founder of The Online Dog Trainer, a wildly successful online training program for dog owners. He has years of experience dealing with every type of behavioural dog issue and has worked with all breeds and ages of dogs. Over the last decade, he has helped over 17,000 people successfully train their dogs using the exact method found in the Dog Trainer Academy and has thousands of testimonials to show for it.
Since establishing himself as a respected dog trainer, Doggy Dan has written the book What the Dogs Taught Me About Being a Parent, published by Random House.
On top of a successful book, 75,000 people from around the world subscribe to Doggy Dan’s blog site, and he has been featured in a number of magazines, including Women's Weekly.
Dan has also appeared as a regular guest on a number of radio shows and made several TV appearances, recently showing up on The Real Housewives of Auckland.
Dan is a big supporter of animal rights, and has written a number of articles and attended the SPCA National Conference in New Zealand as a Keynote speaker.
His goal is to continue to share his unique approach to dog training with like-minded people who wish to make a difference in the world of dogs. He hopes that his training methods, which focus on creating and building connections between dogs and dog owners, will be shared and used around the world.
What You'll Learn
Discover the Profound Experience the Dog Trainer Academy Offers You
Are you looking for more from life? Tired of watching the years pass by with little to show for it in the way of meaningful contribution or a rewarding career?
Maybe you’ve always dreamt of working with dogs, of creating a better world for them. Maybe you’re somebody that loves to help others and would enjoy sharing something unique that actually makes a meaningful difference in people’s lives.
Or perhaps you’re looking to earn a bit more money outside your current job on the weekends or evenings before considering moving into something full-time.
If any of that sounds like you, then you’re in the right place.
Doggy Dan has created the Dog Trainer Academy, which shares many of the closely held secrets related to dog training, through stunning video footage, audio and written form.
The course videos, audio files, and detailed course notes of the lectures, capture the very essence of Doggy Dan’s dog training method and present it in a way that makes it easy for you to put into practice. The courses, tools, techniques, consultations, classes and downloads included provide you with everything you need to propel yourself into a successful career as a full-time or part-time dog trainer.
The Dog Trainer Academy is comprised of 9 courses.
In this academy whiteboard-style course, we go through the dog training theory you need to know, uncover the secret to having happy customers who love you and give instruction on how to set up your dog training business.
What you need to do before a consult
The key stages of the consultation
Pre-consultation and supporting your customer
Ensuring safety and best practice during the consult
PDF of my top converting telephone script that you can use
Marketing and branding
In this second course, you are introduced to the foundation of Doggy Dan’s training methods and will learn how to share them with your customers. This section will become the engine to your whole approach and is what will set you apart from the rest of the dog trainers out there.
Why establishing leadership in a loving, gentle way is so powerful
An in-depth look at how to implement Doggy Dan’s training approach
A summary of the 5 golden rules that you can share with owners
Includes a PDF of the rules that you can use and rebrand to give to your customers
In this third course, we look at the tools and techniques that Doggy Dan uses whilst training. These are sometimes tangible items and practical tools, and sometimes concepts that Doggy Dan commonly shares with owners.
A look at the range of physical gear that I use
Discover how to read a dog’s energy and work with it to your advantage
Implementing calm, consistent consequences for dogs
How to apply step-by-step learning to all our training
Gentle techniques and practical approaches to training
This course is your encyclopedia to puppy training. It covers all the basics of training a puppy.
Understanding the puppy
Getting a puppy off to the right start
How to socialize a new puppy
Puppy command training
Dealing with puppy behavioural issues
This is the video diary of Doggy Dan raising his puppy Moses from his home. It gives you another view of raising puppies and provides solutions and ideas for any puppy consults you may have.
The complete video diary of Moses from 8 weeks through 8 months
Getting off to the perfect start
Developing the strong bond between you and your puppy
Building confidence inside and outside the home
Socialisation and behaviour modification
In this course, Doggy Dan provides the simple reasons behind the most common dog behavioral issues. His solutions will provide you with a quick way of recapping what the general approach is to working with dogs you are about to visit.
Aggression, barking, separation anxiety, jumping
Pulling on the leash, obsessions, fears and phobias, hyperactivity
General disobedience, not coming when called
Here you’ll find anything to do with dogs that is not about behavioral issues!
How to read dogs, their body language and actions
How we can use the natural instincts of the dog
The use of rewards, both food and other types
Dog packs, safety and the connection with parenting
This section gives you all the skills to make the necessary changes in your own life at a personal level. It is these same skills that you learn and develop that you’ll then be able to use with your clients as you encourage them to change, which will in turn result in their dogs changing!
The timeline of how things change
Interpreting your story of what brought you here
Tapping into the power of using admirable people to assist you
A simple meditation exercise that you can use
Understanding the journey of self-acceptance
Directing what you have learnt
This course is where the rubber meets the road. If everything else is the practice and rehearsals, this is the live concert! Here you join Doggy Dan as he enters the homes of dog owners and puts into practice all that he has shared with you.
Consultations lasting 2-3 hours each
Complete and virtually unedited footage of the consultations from start to finish
A “warts and all” look at what Doggy Dan does in consults, with mistakes and bad calls deliberately left in for learning purposes
The revelation of how simple and enjoyable most consultations are
A look at working with new puppy owners
A look at how to safely work with potentially dangerous dogs
How to work through difficult situations that people find themselves in with dogs
Complete footage of one of Doggy Dan’s four 1-hour long puppy classes that you can replicate
What you’ll gain when you join the Dog Trainer Academy
A deeper connection with dogs. As you work through the course, you will start to see how your dream of becoming a dog trainer can become a reality. You’ll start to connect with them in a way that you never have and will develop a better gut instinct for what they're thinking and how they're feeling. As you gain experience, you’ll be able to share with more and more people the simple way they can build a better relationship with their dogs.
An understanding of how our energy affects dogs. Through the course, you’ll discover how sensitive dogs are to humans’ energy, thoughts and feelings. We look at how you can use this to your advantage, and how an owner’s attitude and way of being can affect dog training in a huge way.
The secrets to building a successful business from scratch. Throughout this course, you’ll get thorough education on how to build your business, generate new clients, attract the right customers and get dog owners to understand why your services are more valuable than another trainer’s.
Invaluable support and sound advice when you need it. Whilst for the most part being a dog trainer is fun and enjoyable, life has a way of throwing us some curve balls. When you need the support of the team, you’ll find that the community of fellow Dog Trainer Academy trainers will always be there for you. And when you need some sound advice about your business or a dog, it’s invaluable to have somebody to turn to who has been there before you and can work you through the situation.
An understanding of why Doggy Dan’s approach and a focus on owner education is so powerful. You’ll see why Doggy Dan’s training methods are so appreciated by dog owners. You’ll see how the dogs choose to respond to the training methods without an overuse of treats and without the need for force. The huge value that you deliver in a single visit allows you to charge lucrative prices and set yourself up for a scalable business with happy customers.
The inside scoop on how to avoid the pitfalls of the rookie dog trainer. This program will show you why dropping your price and being the cheapest dog trainer will not work, why chatting for ages on the phone with potential customers will actually prevent you from earning money, how to avoid spending a fortune on advertising and more.
The opportunity to establish connections with other dog trainers. Whilst making good money, helping dogs and feeling like you have done something great is all good and fun, having somebody to share it with makes it so much better. The community that you create in the Dog Trainer Academy. with like minded people who understand you and are on the same journey, takes the whole experience to a new level.
A career that is fulfilling and rewarding. If you’re stuck in a career that really doesn’t make you want to jump out of bed each day, you’re in the right place. As you work through the course you will start to see how your dream of becoming a dog trainer can become a reality.
Info on how to establish a successful puppy class. Discover the simple way to set up a puppy class that provides you with future clients, gets your name out there and earns you good money. Learn what should be included and what gets owners raving to their friends and family about your classes. Dan’s four 1-hour classes are all recorded without edit and allow you to learn as if you were there.
The tools and resources you need to successfully work with tricky dogs. As you move through the consultations, you’ll see Doggy Dan working with more difficult dogs and tricky situations. Over the course of the year, he’ll share with you some of the funniest, most tricky consults, and will help you to build up a resilience and an ability to cope with anything that comes your way whilst training.
Take a Quick Tour of the Members Area
Here's a sneak peek inside Doggy Dan's Dog Trainer Academy...
Here's free bonus material you'll receive if you enrol today...
VERY EARLY BIRD BONUS 1: One-on-one 30-minute call with Doggy Dan. This early bird Bonus means that you will be the first in line for a 1 on 1 with Doggy Dan himself. Here, Dan will share all his knowledge and experience to help project you where you want to get to with a dog training career.
LIMITED TIME OFFER
BONUS 2: A collection of personal and business tools to help you in the areas of:
Stress management (Video sharing the perfect pre-consultation exercise).
LIMITED TIME OFFER
BONUS 3: Q&A recorded webinar sessions. Every couple of weeks, Doggy Dan will host special Q&A sessions where he will answer your questions and concerns.
BONUS 4: Access to the private Facebook group with Doggy Dan. Connect with like-minded people, share your successes, your stories and your experiences and gain support, connection and energy from the Dog Trainer Academy team and fellow students.
BONUS 5: One-on-one with Doggy Dan. At some stage during the course everyone will be given at least one private catch up with Dan. The purpose here is for you to ask the questions you want to directly and for Dan to be able to get to know you better and point you to the tools and training that will really take your training to the next level.
When you join the Dog Trainer Academy, you’ll instantly save a dog.
When you enroll in the Academy, we’ll donate a set amount of money each month to a dog that we sponsor on your behalf from the rescue organisation in Taiwan called PACK Sanctuary.
“Saving one dog won’t save the world. But it will change the world for that dog forever."
Each dog will be financially supported 100% by your decision to join the Academy and will become “your sponsored dog.”
You’ll get a photo and details about your dog and a further update of your dog at PACK Sanctuary later on in the year.
And hopefully at the end of the year with your consults coming in, you’ll be in a financial position to keep the monthly donations going yourself. If not, we may be able to work something out together!
What our Graduates are saying
Invest in Your Future, Transform your Life
Here’s everything you get when you join the Dog Trainer Academy:
Instant Online Access to all 9 Courses:
Certification in Dog Communication & Owner Education
(After Completing the 12 Month Course):
Plus You Will Receive These 5 Bonuses:
- EARLY BIRD BONUS: Be FIRST to secure your 1-on-1 call with Doggy Dan
- BONUS 2: A collection of personal and business tools
- BONUS 3: Q&A recorded webinar sessions
- BONUS 4: Access to the private Facebook group with Doggy Dan
- BONUS 5: 1-on-1 with Doggy Dan
100% Satisfaction Guaranteed
60-Day Money-Back Guarantee
If —for any reason— you feel like the Dog Trainer Academy is not for you within 60 days of registering for the course, I will give you a full refund.
"That’s how confident I am that my Dog Trainer Academy techniques and methods will work for you and will help establish a fulfilling and rewarding career as a professional dog trainer." ~ Doggy Dan
See how successful Dan's method really is...
These are testimonials from Dan's clients who have applied the exact same method you will learn to teach your own clients... with stellar results!
* Please note that not all results are the same. Levels of success will depend on how well you implement Dan's teachings.
Here are answers to some frequently asked questions:
When will enrollment open again?
We are not 100% sure yet, but hoping it will open again in July 2018.
How many hours per week do I need to set aside for this course?
Everyone learns at their own pace, but we recommend you set aside between 3-5 hours per week to complete the course, and there is the opportunity to increase your knowledge base through additional study if you wish to.
When will I be able to actually start doing consultations?
Some of you will be ready to work with clients after 4 months of the course. There is no pressure to do so and many of you will wish to wait until you have completed the 12 month program.
Is it possible to study this course part time and continue my full time job?
Yes, absolutely. It is very likely that you would dovetail this in with your current or other job or work until you are ready to scale it up.
Will Dan be answering questions in the closed Facebook community?
Yes, Dan will be active on the private Facebook community page, monitoring the activity and helping to answer any questions which need his input.
How long is the money-back guarantee and how does it work?
The money-back guarantee is for 60 days, and to action it, all you need to do is tell Doggy Dan or the support team that you wish to cancel by emailing us at [email protected]
How often will there be new webinars?
Every couple of weeks we run a webinar, which either goes into a specific dog training or business topic or answers a more detailed range of questions that have come up.
Do I need a dog to complete the course?
No. Although I am sure it will bring it all to life for you and make it a lot more fun!
What learning style does this program best suit?
The simple answer...every learning style. This course information is accessible through video, audio, and detailed course notes/lectures. It doesn’t matter if you’re a visual, audio, or tactile learner. We have something for everyone! Bonus...because we have some many different ways to access the course info, you can take it with you wherever you go by plane, train, automobile or in the comfort of your own home.
Will we get time with Dan 1-on-1?
Students who are Early Birds on the course will be the first to get 1-on-1 time with Dan as mentioned in the bonus section. People who join after this will get 1-on-1 time with Dan once the Early Birds have been given the chance to book a time. Everybody will also have access to Dan through the closed Facebook group, the Q & A sessions and regular webinars.
What will I actually be certified in after I complete the 12 month training program?
At the end of the completed course you will graduate with a certificate in “Owner Education and Dog Communication” from Doggy Dan’s Dog Trainer Academy.
How will the certification be assessed?
Throughout the 12 month course there will be a number of online tests, and reports that will need to be submitted and passed in order to gain the certification.
What other equipment do I require to complete the course?
The main thing that you will need to complete the course is a device for watching videos such as a computer, laptop or tablet, some headphones, a printer and a mobile phone.
Can I get feedback on my specific situation by sharing videos inside the site?
Yes. Students will be able to upload video clips into the Facebook Community where feedback and assistance can be provided from Doggy Dan and the other students.