TrickMeister - Your Force-Free Dog Training Program
Instructed by Louise Stapleton-Frappell
PPAB 14, CPDT - 12.5, IAABC - 10, KPA - 10
Level One - Apprentice. A five session program over 5 months.
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Note: If you register for the program and cannot make all the live webinars you automatically receive a recording of each session in time to prepare your lesson homework.
TrickMeister – Mastering Fun With Your Dog is a unique program aimed at increasing the knowledge and training skills of both dog guardians and pet professionals. The aim of the TrickMeister courses is to teach the science behind the training as well as all the skills needed to train a pet dog, with a big emphasis on enjoyment. We firmly believe that all training should be fun but knowledge based. We also believe in setting the learner up for success. This applies both to our human learners and their canine buddies! Watch this short video on how the program works
The course price includes includes your five live webinars (or recordings), your homework assignments, your open book online tests, your homework video submissions and your student support. This fee also includes your application fee for your TrickMeister Title.
The Webinar Dates
Tue, Mar 1, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM EST
Fri, Apr 1, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM EDT
Mon, May 2, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM EDT
Wed, Jun 1, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM EDT
Fri, Jul 1, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM EDT
sponsored by DogNostics eLearning
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The course aims to encourage both guardians and trainers to develop new skills and increase their knowledge while having the best time possible. You’ll never have more fun learning than when taking this exciting course!
Don’t let the name mislead you: The TrickMeister – Mastering Fun With Your Dog course isn’t just for dogs! It is an absolute must for learning how to teach any companion animal!
Are you ready to learn the art, craft and science of teaching and training?
Apprentice Course Overview
Level One – TrickMeister Apprentice is a foundation level course for anyone starting out in rewards based, science based, force-free training and the exciting world of tricks. It is also suitable for those who already have some foundation (basic but much needed) knowledge and skills but feel they may be lacking in certain areas. Your training partner can be any dog (or other companion animal) of any age and skill-set.
The Apprentice program is not a prerequisite for the Journeyman or Master courses. Watch this short webinar on the TrickMeister Program & Titles
About The Program Instructor
Louise Stapleton-Frappell B.A.Hons. PCT-A. CAP3. CTDI. DN-FSG
Louise Stapleton-Frappell B.A.Hons. Professional Canine Trainer - Accredited. Certified Trick Dog Instructor. Fun Scent Games Instructor. Clicker Competency Assessment Program Level 3 Distinction. Force-Free Instructor's Award and K9 First Aid Certification. Super Trainer Clicker Trainer. Animal Behavior and Welfare. Dog Emotion and Cognition.
Louise is a passionate advocate of Force-Free Training. She believes that everyone should know how to teach their dog using science based, rewards based, force-free training methods.
Louise is both a Steering Committee Member and the Membership Manager of The Professional Guild British Isles; Steering Committee Member of Doggone Safe and Regional Coordinator of Doggone Safe in Spain; Co-Presenter of PPG World Services Radio and Faculty Member of DogNostics Career College.