Randy Hare has expanded his highly touted training schools to include civilians wishing to become professional dog trainers. No longer limited to police, military, special forces or accomplished professionals; Randy has designed a perfect starting point for those wishing to join this wonderful profession. Thirty years of experience have gone into the development of this course. All the mistakes, triumphs and lessons learned have been taken into consideration when developing this course. You will graduate with an EXCELLENT foundation that will allow you to pursue whatever direction in dog training you wish to pursue. You will not be disappointed and upon graduation....you will know you made the correct decision by choosing the “Randy Hare School for Dog Trainers”.
NOTE: Only two civilian trainers per course will be accepted.
ABOUT THE FULL PROFESSIONAL TRAINER'S COURSE
The Professional Trainers Course
8 week course (320 hours)
$12000.00 includes $3000 course deposit, tuition and course materials
Included in the Professional Trainers Course are the following course sections:
Obedience and Behavior Modification: Learning how to train dogs by positively shaping their behavior is satisfying both personally and financially. Communication is the most important factor in any relationship and dogs are no different. Learning to communicate with clients and their dogs are important. Learning to teach the client to communicate with their dog is where you become a professional. This class has many components and is the absolute foundation of the other sections. Course topics will include but are not limited to: kennel and training center management, general dog care and first aid, breed recognition and specifics, shaping behavior, communicating and teaching clients, public relations, pros and cons of positive and negative reinforcement.
Protection and Aggression Training: course topics will include but are not limited to learning evaluate and “read” dogs, types of K9 sports and their importance, police K9 training, the difference between training for sport and real life scenarios etc.
Tracking: An excellent foundation in teaching the difference in styles of tracking and the use of each style. Competition Tracking, Police Tracking, and Trailing are all covered in this intense class. Come ready to work and bring your waterproof boots. Course topics will include but are not limited to differences between tracking and trailing, tracking for suspects and lost individuals, variable surface tracking, common myths about tracking.
Detection: The most popular Detection Trainers Course in the country; completely taught with hands-on training. Randy Hares “On Target” method for training detection dogs is the fastest growing and most advanced detection training method in the world. This same course has be taken by dozens of other professional dog trainers, members of the military special forces, the FBI and multiple law enforcement agencies. Three weeks of intense training with Randy Hare doing the instructing. You will know this method at the end of the course. Course topics will include but are not limited to history and application of detection training, traditional vs. modern training techniques, evaluating dogs for detection work, teaching detection handlers, training for specific disciplines such as explosives, narcotics and search and rescue.
NOTE: You will very likely be taking some of these courses at the same time with members of Law Enforcement, Military or other Professional Trainers.
Please contact us for more information on when our next available 8 week Professional Trainer’s School will be held.
THE PROFESSIONAL TRAINER'S COURSE - the individual modules
The sections from the Professional Trainer’s School can also be taken individually:
Obedience and Behavior Modification Course
5 week course (200 hours)
$8000.00 includes $2000 course deposit, tuition and course materials.
2016 Schedule for the 5 week Obedience and Behavior Modification Course:
Please contact us for more information on when our next available Obedience and Behavior Modification Course will be held.
Protection and Aggression Course
2 week course (80 hours)
$4000.00 includes $100 course deposit, tuition and course materials.
2016 Schedule for the 2 week Protection and Aggression Course:
Please contact us for more information on when our next available Protection and Aggression Course will be held.
Detection Trainer's Course
3 week course (120 hours)
$5000.00 includes $100 course deposit, tuition and course materials.
2016 Schedule for the 3 week Detection Trainer's Course:
October 3 - October 21 Jackson MS
November 26 ~ December 14 Jackson MS
This course is available in a one, two, or three week format depending on the trainer’s specific interests and goals.(40-120 hours)
$1500.00/week includes $100 course deposit, tuition and course materials.
2016 Schedule for the Tracking Courses:
Please contact us for more information on when our next available Tracking Course will be held.