Canine Management Course Schedule
Earn a Continuing Education and Training Certificate in Canine Training and Management.
Start a career as a professional dog trainer, or gain additional skills to enhance your current profession in the animal field.
You will learn the following:
- Fundamentals in canine education
- Basic business and communication skills
- Working harmoniously with human and canine clientele
- Improving the quality of canine education and training
- Canine training standards
The training is conducted by a team of seasoned instructors who are experts in the field.
New for Fall 2014!
All courses are approved for CEUs issued by the International Association of Animal Behavior Consultants (IAABC) and the Certification Council for Professional Dog Trainers (CCPDT).
Saturdays, Sept. 2014 – May 2015 (17 sessions)
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
|Course #||Title||Start Date|
the Dog's Owner
|Sept. 13, 2014|
|VOC-500||About Dogs||Sept. 27, 2014|
|VOC-502||Training Methodologies||Oct. 11, 2014|
|VOC-519||Creating Your Personal Business Plan||Oct. 25, 2014
|VOC-520||Teaching the Basic Obedience Program||Nov. 8, 2014
|VOC-521||Fur and Feathers||Nov. 22, 2014
Behavior Issues I
|Dec. 13, 2014
Behavior Issues II
|Jan. 10, 2015
|VOC-524||Basic Counseling Techniques||Jan. 24, 2015
|VOC-525||Pet First Aid and
|Feb. 7, 2015
|Feb. 21, 2015
|March 14, 2015
| March 21, 2015
|VOC-528||Puppy Kindergarten||April 11, 2015
|VOC-523||Services for the Client||April 25, 2015
|VOC-522||Canine Sports vs. the Working Dog||
May 9, 2015
|VOC-532||Canine Training and Management
(No CEUs issued for this capstone course)
|May 30, 2015
Susan Bulanda, lead instructor
Recognized as a dog trainer since 1963, Susan Bulanda has worked with dogs in a variety of fields. She developed the Canine Training and Management Program for students who want to become dog trainers and canine behavior consultants.
Bulanda is recognized worldwide as an expert in canine Search and Rescue (SAR) and as a canine and feline behavior consultant. She is certified with the International Association of Animal Behavior Consultants, and she served both as its Vice President and Dog Chair Person. She has won numerous awards including the prestigious Maxwell Award from the Dog Writers Association of America, has lectured worldwide, written hundreds of articles and authored multiple books.