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Mini Mentor Program: Shaping Trainers

Mini Mentor Program- This is a virtual option

Who is this for?
From the trainer just starting out to the seasoned trainer look no further APDT has a mentor for you! Trainers just starting out who are looking for help to guide them through the process of becoming a trainer, how to structure classes, those that want to upskill, enhance your business practices, or gain aptitude in effective communication skills with clients.
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Sample topics mentors can assist with:
  • Assist those that want to become certified trainers get their certification- become knowledgeable in science-based, positive dog training.
  • Need help understanding more about LIMA based training
  • How to run productive group classes
  • For the seasoned trainer – Upskill yourself, have a certain area you want to become more proficient in, or just gain new insight to the industry
  • Business practices from protocols, effective communication with clients
  • and much more…
How does it work?
Step One
 If you would like a FREE 15-minute consultation call with a mentor to learn more email or call 859-219-3592 to schedule a call.
Step Two
Once a student has paid, they will have access to complete a brief questionnaire. This will help staff match you up with mentor that meets your needs.
Step Three
The mentor will then reach out to the student to schedule an introduction call (15 minutes to get to know each other). From that point your mentor and you will develop a call schedule.

What is included:
Four, one hour calls with mentor to be completed within 6 months of start date.


To learn more about becoming an APDT member for discounted pricing on educational offering click here
Payment plans are available by contacting member services at or 800-738-3647.

Note: No refunds will be provided once this program is purchased.