Become a Pet Dog Ambassador Instructor.

It will Help You Build Your Business While You Support Local Pet Owners 

Your Instructor/Assessor Guide


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What does it mean for you and your business?

  • Fully detailed curriculum for each level that has successfully piloted
  • This is a guide and can be used as is or adapted to suit your training situation
  • Listing in the international Assessor Directory
  • PDA Assessor badge (electronic) to use on your website
  • Artwork will be provided for the assessor to be able to create an embroidered badge


What the program offers you

  • Revenue enhancing services
  • Fully detailed curriculum for each of the five levels that has been successfully piloted.  This is a guide and can be used as is or adapted to suit your training situation
  •  Your listing in the international PDA Instructor Directory
  • A PDA Instructor badge (electronic) to use on your website
  • A PDA License Certificate
  • Artwork  to create an embroidered badge
  • Networking opportunities with other PDA Instructors

A Collection of Marketing Collateral – for download or to purchase through our store at a minimal cost

  • Tri-fold flyers
  • Posters
  • Rack cards
  • Fridge magnets
  • Discount cards
  • Banners
  • Event Tablecloths


Why Become a Licensed Pet Dog Ambassador Instructor/Assessor? 

Eligibility - PPG Members Only. If you would like to join PPG please click here 

Looking at it altruistically, assessors help share awareness of force-free training methods and the Guiding Principles of the Pet Professional Guild. As a Licensed Assessor you can both instruct the program and assess the candidates 

By offering the Pet Dog Ambassador program to clients, you can build confidence within dog and Guardian teams by tangibly demonstrating the progress of each dog and Guardian team. You can benefit the local community by turning out well-trained dogs and socially aware Guardians.  

You can offer structured classes with clearly demonstrated and achievable goals. A suggested curricular for each Level are provided to you via your knowledge center as a Licensed Assessor. You can extend student enrollment for up to 12 months or more by offering Pet Dog Ambassador stepped classes that build on training skills and offer incentive awards to your clients.

As a Licensed Assessor you will be in demand to assess Pet Dogs through clubs and other Licensed Instructor programs and businesses. 

Marketing tools are also provided to you as a Pet Dog Ambassador assessor that can be used to build business, increase networking with other pet professionals and to help build your client base.


The Instructor and Assessor Guide Compliments The Guardian Guide

Levels & Behavior Markers

Checkout some of the great behaviors that are included in the program for you to instruct and then assess.  

Each level progresses in complexity. Although exercises may look the same, the difficulty increases as the level increases, and other exercises are absorbed into the intricacies of a new level. 


For each exercise there is an assessment marker.  Click here to see an example of a Level One Assessment Marker 



Behaviors You Will Be Licensed To Instruct & Assess When You Join The Program

The Pet Professional Guild a 501 (c) 6 non-profit organization. Florida, USA. 9122 Kenton Road, Wesley Chapel, FL 33545. USA

Copyright 2018 The Pet Professional Guild. Only Licensed Instructors and Assessors have permission to use this program and rights are granted under the license agreement. 

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