E-Training for Dogs, Inc.

CPDT-KA Exam Study Course

What you can expect to learn from this Course:

  • Thorough understanding of training equipment: proper uses, pros, and cons
  • Professional practices and ethics as prescribed by the CCPDT
  • General canine health and husbandry: basic nutrition, grooming, parasites, and symptoms which may limit a dog’s participation in training
  • Canine ethology: domestication, development, and body language
  • Learning theory and application: classical and operant conditioning, cues, shaping, management, Premack and Thorndike’s principles, and how these are applied to training plans
  • Instructional skills: inter and intrapersonal communication and classroom management.