All of our classes are taught using the principles of positive reinforcement, using the clicker method. To learn more or watch a video about the clicker method, simply click one of the buttons below.

Please scroll down for Class Descriptions and Schedules.  

Class Requirements:

  • Participants must pre-register to guarantee a spot in class. Please call 248-588-3222 to register

  • Flat buckle collars, and harnesses are allowed

  • Choke chains/collars, pinch/prong collars or shock collars are not allowed in our facility

  • Students must supply Trainers Academy, LLC with current veterinary records including:

    • Bordetella

    • DHPP (+/- Lepto) (Puppies are required to have a minimum of 2 in the series for puppy class)

    • Fecal check current within 90 days of the class start date. **NOTE: If your pup is taking medication to treat a parasite/s, they may attend class as long as you bring a copy of proof of treatment provided by your veterinarian.

    • Rabies (Required only for dogs 6 months of age and older)

  • Students must have a clicker and a variety of soft food treats for each class, including week one. Clickers are available for purchase

ATTENTION PUPPY PARENTS:

If you'd like to get started training your new puppy before the next puppy class starts OR you see that the next scheduled puppy class is already FULL  click here  for details on our Puppy Primer Package! 

PUPPY

August 12th - September 16th

This is a 6 week class taught by

Devene Godau

Wednesday's

7 PM

INTERMEDIATE

August 31st - October 12th FULL
NO CLASS 9/7

This is a 6 week class taught by Sue Esper, CPDT-KA.

Monday's

6:45 PM

PUPPY

September 19th- October 24th

This is a 6 week class taught by

Sue Esper, CPDT-KA

Saturdays

9:00 AM

PUPPY

July 13th - August 17th FULL

This is a 6 week class taught by

Devene Godau

Mondays

7:00 PM

PUPPY

July 25th - August 29th -FULL

This is a 6 week class taught by

Sue Esper, CPDT-KA

Saturdays

9:00 AM

INTERMEDIATE

September 1st - October 6th FULL

This is a 6 week class taught by Lisa Patrona, Dip. CBST, CPDT-KA, ACDBC, AABP-CDT

Tuesday's

6:45 PM

INTERMEDIATE

August 13th - September 17th FULL

This is a 6 week class taught by Jessica Aumack

Thursday's

6:45 PM

PUPPY

July 25th - August 29th FULL

This is a 6 week class taught by

Sue Esper, CPDT-KA

Saturdays

10:45 AM

INTERMEDIATE

September 19th - October 24th

This is a 6 week class taught by Sue Esper, CPDT-KA.

Saturday's

10:45 AM

INTERMEDIATE

July 13th - August 17th FULL

This is a 6 week class taught by

Sue Esper, CPDT-KA.

Mondays

6:45 PM

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