Jo-Thor's Dog Trainers' Academy

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Basic Information

Address: 12580 Crabapple Rd. Alpharetta, Georgia
Phone Number: 770 667 0334
President: Joan Lask

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Jo-Thor's Dog Trainers' Academy
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Additional Information

Accreditation: Authorized by the State of Georgia under the Nonpublic Postsecondary Commission
Founded: 1996
Degrees Offered: Certification

Online Dog Educator/Trainer
Basic Dog Educator/Trainer
Professional Dog Educator/Trainer
Advanced Dog Educator/Trainer
Master Dog Educator/Trainer

School Setting:

Five acre sport field with Agility fields, Search and Rescue woods, Rally ring, and Protection training.
School Building for Dog Obedience Training.

School Schedule: 22 hours weekly
School days in Calendar Year: 300
School Holidays: All National Holidays
School Size: 40 students
Classroom Size: 15 students

Outside of Atlanta, Ga. Located in Alpharetta, Georgia

Student/Teacher Ratio: 1 to 12
Financial Aid:

Not eligible for financial aid.

Percentage of Graduating Class: 98 %
Disability Services:

Yes. Many of our students are Veterans who need dogs for their PTSD. Jo-Thor's Dog Trainers' Academy helps train these dogs. Also, for students in wheelchairs, we have our copyrighted program of training called,
The Armchair Trainer.

Parking Spaces/Availability:

35 parking spaces

Computer Capabilities:

Our school has online courses and Zoom. Students need to know the computer to do their bookwork. Our school shows the students exactly what to do if they need help.

Mission Statement:

Jo-Thor's Dog Academy is the Nicest Thing That Can Happen Between You and Your Dog.

Philosophy/Belief Statement:

Jo-Thor's believes that obedience training dogs and teaching their owners helps to save dog's lives.

Notable Graduates/Alumni:

We are approved for VA benefits. All the Veterans that come to our school are notable students.

Programs and Services:

Online, Basic, Professional, Advanced and Master Programs.

School History:

The president has 40 years of training dogs and teaching owners.
24 years has also been teaching students how to be professional dog trainers.

Notes/School Information:

Jo-Thor's Dog Trainers' Academy is approved for VA benefits.
Our classes, held at Jo-Thor's Dog Trainers' Academy, are committed to hands on dog training.
We are dog behaviorists who help with problem dogs.