Become a
Professional Dog

Learn from a world-elite dog trainer

Our owner, Megan Stanley, has achieved one of the highest level of accreditation possible in the dog training industry. As one of the first four people in Canada to earn their CBCC-KA certificate, she brings unparalleled expertise to the training curriculum that she’s developed for Dogma Academy.
Are you a dog care professional who’d like to learn more about canine behaviour? The Dogma Academy offers a variety of courses on canine behaviour and handling, towards gaining skills to successfully work with dogs. You will gain the knowledge and confidence necessary to be successful in any business catering to canines and dog services. All of our training is online and done at your own pace. 

Our most popular program

 The Dogma Certified Behaviour Consultant program is our most comprehensive program that covers everything you need to know to become a professional dog trainer. We offer hands-on learning in group classes, day school and private training. You'll learn about everything from puppies, to obedience, to fear/reactivity, coaching people, safety and taking care of your personal well-being.

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The scaled down option

This is an ideal program for individuals who want to start their career as a dog trainer, but do not want to work with complex behaviour, or want to add dog training knowledge to set themselves apart, or provide the best in care to the dogs in their current job. The dogma Dog Trainer program covers everything you need to become a professional dog trainer.

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Dog training requires more than just knowledge

The key to success is hands-on experience. Dogma Academy offers a complete dog training apprenticeship program, designed for individuals who are serious about a career in dog training. Over a 12-month period, you receive the knowledge and skills required to safely manage and work with dogs, modify behaviour, and teach your clients how to train their dogs, using the most positive, and effective training techniques. We offer the most comprehensive hands-on training around to ensure you have the confidence and experience to pursue your dream of becoming a professional dog trainer. 

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A great option for dog pros like groomers, dog walkers, sitters, and more

Set yourself apart from the competition, keep yourself (and your team) safe and ensure you are providing the best for the dogs in your care. Learn how dogs communicate, how to safely and effectively interact with them, first aid, basic training and more. All conveniently provided online and there for you to reference at anytime!

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