Training Programs

Our training programs are designed to get results while you build relationship. Where trust and clear communication meet you can train any skill. Let us show you how to build a strong training bond that will give you the results you are after!

Canadian Canine College is a where your pet would attend training classes if they could choose!

Available Obedience Classes

Puppy Class

For puppies 10 to 15 weeks old. This is where it all starts. Great trainers know that this is precious time for training and socializing! This is the optimum time frame for creating confident adult dogs. This program will start teaching basic manners but more importantly, will offer your puppy many unique experiences designed to build confident adult dogs. The first week is Orientation without the puppies, followed by 6 working weeks with puppies.

Life Skills I

This program teaches dogs of all ages the basics in manners. Skills include: sit, down, come, handling, leave it, leash walking and appropriate play. This program is open to all dogs 16 weeks and older and is the pre-requisite for Life Skills II and the sports classes. This is a 7 week program. The first week is Orientation without dogs the following 6 weeks will be with the dogs.

Life Skills II

This program builds on the skills set learned in Life Skills I. Stay is introduced, as well as working through distractions and off lead control. This program is the pre-requisite for Life Skills III. This is a 6 week course.

Life Skills III

This course is for the dog trainers who love learning together with their canine pal. This course will further your skill set under distraction with a focus on off lead control. This is a 6 week course.

Available Sports Classes

Recall Class

This program works on building a reliable recall so that your dog learns to come every time you call, regardless of distractions present in the environment. For three weeks, the class goes on field trips to practice these skills safely in new venues. This is a 6 week course.

Agility Class

Learn the exciting sport of Agility, fun for both dog and handler. This program begins by introducing you and your dog to each piece of Agility equipment, then learning how to run sequences with multiple pieces of equipment. This is a 6 week course.

Sports Sampler

This program will give you the chance to try Agility, Flyball, Disc Dog, Tricks and Rally Obedience. This is fun and fast paced course that will support the building of a great working relationship between you and your dog. This is a 6 week course.

Private Consultations

Private consultations can be arranged for dogs who require special attention to blossom into the dogs they could be. Private lessons are offered on site at our training facility in Vanessa or can be arranged in your own home. An additional mileage fee does apply if outside of the Vanessa area. Private lessons are available weekdays during the day only at this time.