Our Part Two course is for people who have successfully completed the APDT Foundation course

2024 Part Two course 

We are offering two Part Two courses in 2024

Residential Part Two and Online Part Two 

Part Two – Residential 


The residential Part Two course will be held at Moulton College, Northampton

Weekend one:

Thursday, 11 April (evening), all day Friday 12, Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 April 2024

Weekend two:

Thursday, 8 August (afternoon and evening), all day Friday 9, Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 August 2024

Cost: Residential Part Two course £1495 (including accomodation and meals at Moulton College)

(Please pay deposit on application, and be aware that the balance will be due by 27 February 2024)


Part Two Course – Online

The online Part Two course will be delivered via Zoom

Weekend one:

Thursday, 21 March (evening), all day Friday 22, Saturday 23 and Sunday 24 March 2024

Weekend two:

Thursday 6 June (afternoon and evening), all day Friday 7 June, Saturday 8 June and Sunday 9 June 2024

Cost: Part Two Online course is £995

(Please pay deposit on application and be aware that the balance will be due by 7 February 2024)


What does the Part Two course include?


Clicker training – teaching novel behaviour


Training vs behaviour – where does training stop and behaviour start?


Creating Competent Trainers – Learning Cycle


Reviewing the class and your life/work balance – looking after yourself as well as your clients


Progressing exercises and proofing the cue – taking it to the next level and ensuring the dog really understands


Training the assistance dog – fun exercises for dog and owner


Breed specific challenges – understanding the need for different approaches


Creating Competent Trainers – helping your clients to become better trainers


Challenging dogs and owners and how to deal with some of the common problems in class


Teaching an owner with a disability – how to adapt exercises to the physical needs of your client


Tellington Touch


Risk Assessments




Business Planning

Cost (for both weekends): 

Residential Part Two Course: £1495  including accomodation and full board at Moulton College

Online Part Two Course: £995


Book the Part Two course below

1. Please read the Terms & Conditions before paying your non-refundable deposit

2. Click on the appropriate ‘Part Two’ button to pay your deposit

3. When you have paid the deposit, you will be sent an email confirming the payment has been received by Stripe and giving you a link to the application form.  Please keep an eye out for this email (including checking your ‘spam’ folder). It will be sent fairly quickly.

4. Complete the application form for the course you have paid the deposit for.

Once we receive your deposit and application form, we will confirm your place on the course. Please allow at least three working days for this email to be sent.



Part Two – Residential

£250 non-refundable deposit

Part Two – Online 

£250 non-refundable deposit

Part Two (either course)

Balance/further payments

Terms & Conditions

A non-refundable deposit of £250 is required with your booking. Once Stripe has received your payment you will be sent an email inviting you to complete an online application form.  Once both deposit and application form has been received by APDT you will be sent a confirmation of your place on the course (please allow at least three working days for this email to be sent). The remaining balance is due by 7 February 2024 for the Online course, and 27 February 2024 for the Residential course.

By applying for one of our courses you are agreeing to our Terms and Conditions here:

*I understand that I must pay the complete fee £1495 for the Part Two residential course by 27 February 2024 or £995  for the online Part Two course by 7 February 2024

* I understand that the £250 deposit is not refundable.

* I understand that no fees will be refundable after the deadline dates outlined above.

* I agree to abide by the Association Pet Dog Trainers Code of Practice (https://apdt.co.uk/code-of-practice-apdt/) whilst on the course.

* I have read the FAQ’s regarding the course: https://apdt.co.uk/courses-faqs/ 


APDT Courses


Our Foundation Course is for people who have little or no experience of dog training instructing.


Our Part Two course is for people who have successfully completed the Foundation course.


Our Advanced course is for instructors with at least one year’s experience of teaching classes.


FAQ's and Information to help you make an informed decision about which course is right for you.