Seminars and Education
How many of you want to learn more?
How many of you want to understand your dog better?
How many of you want to be a better dog owner for your dog?
Have you ever wanted to be a K9 Handler?
The Canine Brain Class offers you insight into how the canine brain works, how to look at things from your dogs perspective, teaches you problem solving, answers behavioral questions, the best way to train and interact with your dog, and what language your dog speaks.
We help you to understand how you as a human affect your dogs natural instincts and how important play is as part of your training process.
This class is a 2 Day - 16 Hour Class with a Certificate of Completion.
Written Examination must be passed to complete the course and receive your certification
Smith Pak Working Dogs
Canine Brain Class
This class is a 1/2 Day - 4 Hour Class with a Certificate of Completion.
There is no written exam
*You must complete the Canine Brain Class prior to attending this class
These classes are beneficial for all trainers, dog owners, groomers, rescues, fosters, kennel staff and veterinary assistant/technicians.
The Program: All are Welcome Regardless of Experience
This class is meant to help anyone who wants to learn more on a deeper level, regarding canine detection and tracking.
This course will include:
Caged Mind and Housing Methodology
Memories and Modifications
Neurochemicals effect on Behavior
Psychology of Fear
Psychology of Aggression
Stages of Rest and Stress
Chronobiology Measures of Behavior
Ethology of a K9
This is a 10-15 day class - With a K9 Handler Certification from ASCT when completed - Without a Dog you will receive a K9 Handler Certification - With a Dog you will receive a K9 Team Certification
Written and Practical Examinations must be passed to complete the course and receive your certification
These classes are taught by ASCT Instructor and Certified Master K9 Trainer - Monique Smith
Please fill out the following form to begin registration for any of the above classes!