Animal Trainer/Professional Dog Trainer

Time-Based Apprenticeship
Sponsoring Company:
FASTPORT
O*Net Code
39-2011.00
Rapids Code
0871
Req. Hours
15400
State
DC
Created
Apr 04, 2021
Updated
Apr 04, 2021

Time-Based Skills

3 skill sets | 12 total skills | 15400 total hours
Initial Dog Fundamentals - 7000 req. hrs
Puppy Raising Etiquette
1400 hrs
Obedience, Basic/Intermediate/Advanced
1400 hrs
Special Training/Tricks
1400 hrs
Training Aids/Collars
1400 hrs
Socialization
1400 hrs
Canine Health - 10600 req. hrs
Grooming
1200 hrs
Feeding and Nutrition
1200 hrs
Canine Stress & Anxiety
1200 hrs
Canine Care and Kennel Management - 15400 req. hrs
Instruction on Canine Mental and Physical Care
1200 hrs
Equipment Care
1200 hrs
Disinfection and Sanitation
1200 hrs
First Aid and Poisons
1200 hrs

Technical Instruction

History of Domestic Dogs
Service Dogs
# | 18 hrs
Working Dogs
# | 18 hrs
Education
# | 18 hrs
Pediatric Partners
# | 18 hrs
Referral services
# | 18 hrs
Program Veterinarian
# | 18 hrs
Clients
# | 18 hrs
Benefits of Raising and producing a Service Dog
Self-confidence and sense of ownership
# | 20 hrs
Responsibility
# | 20 hrs
Establishing a relationship between person & dog
# | 20 hrs
Career opportunities
# | 20 hrs
Community spirit and teamwork
# | 20 hrs
Introduction to animal husbandry
What does a dog need?
# | 20 hrs
Reasons that some dogs make ideal service dogs and others do not.
How to find great service dogs
# | 10 hrs
Basic care of a service dog in training-Puppy raising.
House breaking
# | 10 hrs
Grooming
# | 10 hrs
Medical Care
# | 10 hrs
Bonding
# | 10 hrs
Training
# | 10 hrs
Relevance
# | 10 hrs
Proper attire
# | 10 hrs
Equipment
# | 10 hrs
Basic care of service dog in training-Puppies
Grooming
# | 10 hrs
Medical Care
# | 10 hrs
Confidence building
# | 10 hrs
Conditioning
# | 10 hrs
Basic care of service dog in training-Adults
Grooming
# | 20 hrs
Medical care
# | 20 hrs
Training
# | 20 hrs
Conditioning
# | 20 hrs
Hands on Workshop
Anatomy of a dog
# | 20 hrs
Observation
# | 20 hrs
Body Language
# | 20 hrs