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Group Training Classes

We are here to help you make your canine companion the best dog ever.

Welcome to the exciting world of group training with your canine companion!

Our group classes are designed to teach your dog everything from basic manners and obedience to tricks and agility. All classes are led by experienced and highly qualified professionals who are here to help you train the best dog ever. With our group training classes, you and your canine companion will have a blast while your dog learns new skills.

Class Schedule

Agility for FUN
OPEN

Capacity: 5

Coach

Becca

Time

6pm - 7pm

Date

Open

CGCU Urban Canine

Capacity: 6
* Offsite

Coach

Becca

Time

7:30pm - 8:30pm

Date

Sep 12 to Oct 17

Intro to Nosework

Capacity: 6

Price

Class Only - $250

Coach

Kathryn

Time

7:30pm - 9:00pm

Date

8 weeks
Sep 12 to Nov 7
Skip Oct 31

Advanced Obedience
OPEN

Capacity: 6
* Offsite - Invite Only

Coach

Isis

Time

7:00pm - 8:00pm

Date

Open

S.T.A.R. Puppy

Capacity: 6

Price

Class Only - $200
Gear Pack - $240

Coach

Sathid

Date

6 weeks
Aug 2 to Sep 6

Time

6:00pm - 7:00pm

CGC 101

Capacity: 6

Price

Class Only - $250
Gear Pack - $290

Coach

Sathid

Date

8 weeks
Aug 2 to Sep 20

Time

7:30pm - 8:30pm

Intro to Odor

Capacity: 6

Price

Class Only - $250

Coach

Amy

Date

8 weeks
Sep 14 to Nov 9
Skip Sep 28

Time

6pm - 7:30pm

Advanced Team K-9

Capacity: 6
* Offsite

Price

Class Only - $250

Coach

Kathryn

Date

8 weeks
Sep 14 to Nov 2

Time

7:30pm - 9:00pm

S.T.A.R. Puppy

Capacity: 6

Price

Class Only - $200
Gear Pack - $240

Coach

Isis

Date

6 weeks
Aug 11 to Sep 15

Time

6:00pm - 7:00pm

CGC 101

Capacity: 6

Price

Class Only - $250
Gear Pack - $290

Coach

Isis

Date

8 weeks
Aug 11 to Sep 29

Time

7:30pm - 8:30pm

CGCA Community Canine

Capacity: 6

Price

Class Only - $250

Coach

Becca

Date

6 weeks
Aug 4 to Sep 22

Time

7:30pm - 8:30pm

On The Road with Team K-9

Capacity: 6
* Offsite

Price

Class Only - $250

Coach

Kathryn

Date

8 weeks
Sep 15 to Nov 3

Time

7:30pm - 9:00pm

On The Road with Team K-9

Capacity: 6
* Offsite

Price

Class Only - $250

Coach

Amy

Date

8 weeks
Sep 15 to Nov 10

Time

6:00pm - 7:30pm

Advance Team K-9

Capacity: 6
* Offsite

Price

Class Only - $250

Coach

Amy

Date

8 weeks
Sep 15 to Nov 10
Skip Sep 29

Time

7:30pm - 9:00pm

Off-Leash Puppy Class
OPEN

Capacity: 6

Coach

Becca

Date

OPEN

Time

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Obedience
OPEN

Capacity: 6

Coach

Becca

Date

OPEN

Time

7:15pm - 8:15pm

CGCA Community Canine

Capacity: 5
* Offsite

Price

Class Only - $250

Coach

Frankie

Date

8 weeks
Sep 23 to Nov 11

Time

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Heeling Hounds

Capacity: 5
* Offsite

Price

Class Only - $150

Coach

Frankie

Date

4 weeks
Aug 19 to Sep 9

Time

5:00pm - 6:00pm

S.T.A.R. Puppy

Capacity: 6

Price

Class Only - $200
Gear Pack - $240

Coach

Becca

Date

6 weeks
Sep 10 to Oct 22
Skip Oct 16

Time

12:00pm - 1:00pm

CGC 101

Capacity: 6

Price

Class Only - $250
Gear Pack - $290

Coach

Becca

Date

8 weeks
Sep 10 to Nov 5
Skip Oct 16

Time

1:30pm - 2:30pm

Agility for FUN
OPEN

Capacity: 5

Coach

Becca

Date

OPEN

Time

3:00pm - 4:00pm

Intermediate Agility
OPEN

Capacity: 5

Coach

Becca

Date

OPEN

Time

4:30pm - 5:30pm

Advanced Obedience
OPEN

* Offsite - Invitation Only

Coach

Becca

Date

OPEN

Time

6:00pm - 7:00pm

AKC Tricks
OPEN

Capacity: 5

Coach

Sathid

Date

OPEN

Time

10:00am - 11:00am

S.T.A.R. Puppy Class

Capacity: 6

Price

Class Only - $200
Gear Pack - $240

Coach

Sathid

Date

6 weeks
July 24 to Aug 28

Time

11:30am - 12:30pm

CGC 101

Capacity: 6

Price

Class Only - $250
Gear Pack - $290

Coach

Sathid

Date

8 weeks
July 24 to Sep 18
Skip Sep 4

Time

1:00pm - 2:00pm

Off-Leash Puppy Class
OPEN

Capacity: 6

Coach

Frankie

Date

OPEN

Time

2:30pm - 3:15pm

STAR Puppy

Capacity: 6

Price

Class Only - $200
Gear Pack - $240

Coach

Frankie

Date

6 weeks
Aug 21 to Oct 2
Skip Sep 4

Time

4:30pm - 5:30pm

STAR Puppy

Capacity: 6

Price

Class Only - $200
Gear Pack - $240

Coach

Frankie

Date

6 weeks
Oct 16 to Nov 20

Time

4:30pm - 5:30pm

CGC 101

Capacity: 6

Price

Class Only - $250
Gear Pack - $290

Coach

Frankie

Date

8 weeks
Aug 21 to Oct 16
Skip Sep 4

Time

6:00pm - 7:00pm

CGC 101

Capacity: 6

Price

Class Only - $250
Gear Pack - $290

Coach

Frankie

Date

8 weeks
Oct 23 to Dec 18
Skip Nov 27

Time

6:00pm - 7:00pm
* Children attending must be under control and not disrupting other students.

Group Training Class Descriptions

S.T.A.R. Puppy

Developed by the AKC, S.T.A.R. is an owner incentive program designed to get owners off to the right start by attending a qualified puppy class. This class is open to puppies between 5 months and one year of age (at the time of graduation). All dogs need the program's necessary components, including Socialization, Training, Activity, and a Responsible owner to pass and achieve their certification. Evaluators for AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy must be AKC-Approved Canine Good Citizen Evaluators.

Companion Dog 101 - Canine Good Citizen (Basic Obedience)

Our award-winning Basic Obedience Class is designed to introduce you and your dog to beginning obedience, including socialization and basic commands such as come, sit, down, stay, heel, off, and more. The class also addresses common behavioral issues like housebreaking, jumping, chewing, mouthing, barking, etc. Recommended for pups 1 year and above. Is not appropriate for reactive dogs. No dogs attend the first class – owners only.

Companion Dog 102 - Community Canine & Advanced CGC

Our award-winning Intermediate Obedience Class focuses on working around distractions, long down and sit stays, come, and focused heeling for those wanting to improve their dog's obedience beyond the basics and in other environments. This class is taught primarily off-site and is inappropriate for aggressive or reactive dogs.

Companion Dog 103 - Urban Canine CGCU

AKC Urban CGC requires that the dog demonstrate CGC skills and beyond in a setting that includes traffic, crowds, noises, smells and other distractions that are present in a city or town. AKC Urban CGC is a public access test that demonstrates dogs are well-behaved and well-trained when in public settings. It is taught off-site and is inappropriate for aggressive or reactive dogs.

Advanced Obedience — *Invitation Only

Canine Good Citizen Certificate required for participation. This class is an advanced level obedience course and will teach proper patio etiquette in outdoor dog friendly environments. The class will visit a variety of different patios in the Atlanta area. Let's enjoy the outdoors together!

Heeling Hounds

Do you regret taking your dog for a walk? Has your dog been walking you? Come join our four week award winning class for leash walking manners. We will help you and your dog enjoy walks again. All levels are welcome. Not appropriate for aggressive or reactive dogs.

Recall Rover

Do you ever worry that your dog will get loose and run away? Does your dog pretend not to hear you when you call them? Do you just want your dog to have an overall reliable recall? Then this is the class for you! We spend four weeks focusing on teaching your dog the magic of a recall word, and teach them to WANT to come when called! This class is great for dogs of all levels, but not suitable for aggressive or reactive dogs.

Introduction to Nosework

Welcome to the exciting world of K-9 Nosework! This class introduces both the handler and dog to the basic concepts of the game. The handler will learn how to better read and understand canine behavior, while the dog will learn how to search independently and focus on the love of the hunt. Each team will cover searching in a variety of environments, including containers, interiors, exteriors, and vehicles.

Introduction to Odor

This class introduces all teams to competition-sanctioned odors. Begin working on fluency in all four elements of odor, including interiors, exteriors, vehicles, and containers. This class is for teams looking to compete in the sport of nosework as an ORT or NW1.

On the Road with Team K-9

This class takes our skills for success in beginning competition and tests them in training environments such as parks and various other locations throughout the Smyrna area. All dogs should be trained on all three target odors of Birch, Anise, and Clove.

Team K-9

For all dogs preparing for all levels of Nosework Competition. Includes mock trial experiences, developing formal alerts, searching in different environments, overcoming training obstacles, and more. Limited to six working teams.

Advanced Team Class

Our Advanced Team Class covers skills necessary for success in Advanced Nose Work 3 and Elite levels of competition. These classes are held at K-9 Coach and other training environments, including parks, schools, and other locations throughout Smyrna. Competing is not a prerequisite for this class.

Basic Agility for Fun: Open Enrollment

This class is designed to introduce you and your dog to the fun world of agility including jumps, tunnels, weaves and more! This class is great to build confidence as well as focus with the dog and handler! It also helps to build body awareness. This class is taught by our AKC Titled Agility Instructor but is JUST FOR FUN and is not a preparation for competition agility, and is not suitable for reactive or aggressive dogs.

Intermediate Agility: Open Enrollment

This course is for those who have mastered the skills of our 101 class and who want to proceed with their agility instruction. Taught by our Sports Instructor, this course consists of control and performance skills and confidence building on obstacles, course running and handler techniques, jump work, weave poles, body awareness skills, and more!

AKC Tricks

Want to have fun with your dog and wear them out too? Maybe get them a couple of titles along the way? This AKC Sanctioned open enrollment class will allow you and your dog to work towards titles with a wide variety of tricks for puppies and dogs of all ages, shapes, and sizes.

Group Training Classes in Atlanta

For the best dog training in Atlanta, look no further than K-9 Coach. Reach out to us to learn more about our training services and discuss which program is right for your canine companion.

Group Training Classes in Atlanta

For the best dog training in Atlanta, look no further than K-9 Coach. Reach out to us to learn more about our training services and discuss which program is right for your canine companion.
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Our Hours

  • Mon – Fri: 7am – 7pm
  • Sat: 9am – 4pm
  • Sun: 4pm – 7pm

Contact Information

Our Hours

  • Mon – Fri: 7am – 7pm
  • Sat: 9am – 4pm
  • Sun: 4pm – 7pm