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how it works

Classes are hosted by Fenzi Dog Sports Academy.

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choose

Pick the workshops you want to work on that week.

We offer three options each week — 2 from our core and one additional elective topic.

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watch

Video presentations are posted on Sundays. 

Each is about 1 hour long. You have all week to watch and give it a try! 

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practice

After you’ve watched that week’s lesson, it’s time to get out and do it!

We recommend you video your work; many modules offer video review! 

review

Now cement that new information with a combination of learning quizzes, discussion with classmates, and instructor feedback.

…then keep track of your classes with our getting started pack!

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Whether looking for opportunities to gain training experience, or simply similarly minded dog trainers to trade ideas and problem solve with, our group of program alumni mean you don’t have to go it alone.

* You must have taken at least 1 workshop or be an FDSA student to be approved for membership.

upcoming classes

Instructor

Amanda Boyd

Scheduled

August 18, 2019
Section 5: Present and Address Common Problem Behaviors
This workshop will give trainers an overview of how to coach their students on handling their puppies and dogs around other dogs on leash, with the goal that the dog remains relaxed and does not become reactive.

Instructor

Amanda Boyd

Scheduled

August 18, 2019

Instructor

Tania Lanfer

Scheduled

August 18, 2019
Section 5: Present and Address Common Problem Behaviors
This workshop picks up where Before Baby! left off and will explore the topic of dogs and babies successfully coexisting in the same household. You will learn how and when to start removing barriers, how to prevent babies and dogs from being magnetized to each other, and how to promote safe parallel play.

Instructor

Tania Lanfer

Scheduled

August 18, 2019

Instructor

Melissa Breau

Scheduled

August 18, 2019
Section 7: Go Teach! Strategies, Lesson Plans, and Organization
We’ll cover 11 ideas that can help pet owners understand the important pieces of training, without long boring explanations. Games include ideas for helping increase reinforcement, avoiding repetition becoming boring, and teaching them to break things down.

Instructor

Melissa Breau

Scheduled

August 18, 2019