Online & Hands On Dog Training and Trainer Schools
Approved for VA Benefits
Post 9-11, Montgomery
My CAA and more!
Awarded Best Trainer of Atlanta The Atlanta Magazine
Dog Trainer Certification
By attending our dog trainers school, you will learn to teach any dog to be a good dog, especially dogs with behavior problems. You can achieve your dog trainer certification and education through hands-on classes at Jo-Thor’s Dog Trainers’ Academy.
Obedience Lessons Available
From solving behavior problems and behavior modification, to Canine Good Citizen to agility, and search-and-rescue training, we cover a variety of dog training programs in our dog obedience courses.
Obedience Classes Starting Soon!
Beginner starts Saturday starting May 20, 2017 - 10:30 am to 11:45
6 lessons for $199
Intermediate starts Saturday May 20, 2017 - 9 am to 10:30 am
7 Lessons $199 includes CGC test
Vocational Students! Monthly Seminar Series - $499 per seminar
Earn Your Professional Dog Educator/Trainer Certification with 10 seminars
One Weekend a Month: Friday: 1 pm - 6 pm Saturday: 9:30 am - 4 pmSunday: 10 am - 4 pm
Full Time Vocational Students!
Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays: 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
(Except week of Seminar Series)
Can't make it to our location for our dog trainer classes?
Sign up for our online dog trainer certification!
Scroll to the bottom of our 'Catalog' for the curriculum.
Sponser of International Association of Canine Professionals, | Happy Pet Tails Therapy Group
Jo-Thor's successful dog training methods will be available to students upon graduation
Graduates receive JoThor's lesson plans for a 6 week beginner dog obedience course plus 6 week Canine Good Citizen course.
Graduates of Advanced receive additional lesson plans to teach an AKC Companion Dog Course, which includes off-leash.
Graduates of Master receive all worksheets, lesson plans and can choose majors such as: Personal Protection Security dogs, Behavior Specialist, Training of Assistance Dogs, Doggie Day Care ownership and management, Pet sitting owership, Teaching private in-home and large group lessons. Plans and stragegies working your own business.
Learn How to Be a Dog Trainer & Certified Educator
Learn how to be a dog trainer at Jo-Thor’s Dog Trainers’ Academy, based in Alpharetta, Georgia, north of Atlanta. Our classes prepare you to be a certified dog trainer and educator. You’ll be under the tutelage of Master Trainers who have more than 30 years of experience and want you to be successful. Learn how to be a dog trainer - contact us today!
“Joan Lask, who has worked with some 10,000 dogs over the past three decades,works near-miracles on dogs with behavior problems.”
“Best Dog Training”
Atlanta Magazine – December, 2003
Jothor Leads in experience
• Over thirty years solving behavior problems,
• Over thirty years in the dog trainer/educator field.
• Over thirty years watching the thrill of dog owners with a trained dog.
• Approved for VA educational benefits: Post 9-11, Montgomery, Vrap
• AKC Puppy Star and Canine Good Citizen Evaluator