School for Dog Trainers Schedule and Tuition Schedule of Classes

Schedule of Classes &

Tuition Rate Information


2024-2025

PROFESSIONAL OBEDIENCE/BEHAVIORAL COURSE

4-Week Course (175 unit hours)

TUITION: $8,995.00
HOUSING: $1,045.00

Start Date End Date
September 9, 2024 October 5, 2024
February 3, 2025 March 1, 2025
April 14, 2025 May 10, 2025
September 15, 2025 October 11, 2025

 


2024

INTRODUCTION TO SERVICE DOG TRAINING

4-Day Course

TUITION: $595.00 (if paid before July 9, 2024) or $695.00 (if paid on/after July 9, 2024)
HOUSING: $75.00 per night (email info@nk9.com for more details)

Start Date End Date
October 9, 2024 October 12, 2024*
*
Open to all dog professionals: 
Housing is optional for this event. Email info@nk9.com for more information and application.

 


2024

PetTech CPR & First Aid for Pets

5-Hour Course

TUITION: $150.00
HOUSING: N/A

Start Date End Date
October 8, 2024 October 8, 2024*
*
Open to all: 
This course will take place the day before the INTRODUCTION TO SERVICE DOG TRAINING. Email info@nk9.com for more information and application.

 

CONTIUNING EDUCATION OPPORTUNITIES

Graduates of National K-9’s Professional Obedience/ Behavior (4-week) Certification Course or the previous Professional Obedience/ Behavior (3-week) Certification Course, may return to National K-9 to pursue on-going education opportunities. These graduate training workshops/seminars include specialized areas such as service dog training, scent detection, tracking, personal protection, and more. Check our website or contact info@nk9.com for updated schedule and fees.

COURSE SCHEDULES FOR 2026

Course dates for 2026 will be available by June 1, 2025.  Please check back for updates or contact us at 614-864-0213 or info@nk9.com for more information.

FOR ALL OBEDIENCE/BEHAVIORAL COURSES

Mandatory Orientation will be held the Sunday afternoon prior to each 4-week Obedience/Behavioral Course start day.  An Application Fee of $75.00 (in United States dollars) and a copy of your High School diploma or equivalent (G.E.D.) are required with your application.   Application fees may be paid by Cashier’s Check, United States Money Order, or personal check.  If you would like to pay your application fee by credit card, please contact us at 614-864-0213 or info@nk9.com for more information.

The balance of your tuition is due on or before Orientation Day. If paying by personal check, tuition must be received at least fourteen (14) days prior to the beginning of the course.  Tuition may be paid on Orientation Day by Cash, Cashier’s Check, United States Money Order, Discover, MasterCard or Visa.   Please note that National K-9 School for Dog Trainers does not provide financial aid, payment plans, offer scholarships, or provide discounts.  As a student of National K-9, you may bring one dog to go through the course with you.  Please consult the school’s Administrative Policies and Frequently Asked Questions for additional information.

To request a school information package and an application for admittance please request more info here.  If you have any questions, you can also contact us at 614-864-0213, toll-free 1-888-927-1991, or email info@nk9.com.

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