Become a Karen Pryor Academy Certified Training Partner!


In 2014, Linda was delighted to be made a faculty member at the world-leading Karen Pryor Academy for Animal Training & Behaviour. Linda is an experienced educator & is passionate about providing the highest quality & most up-to-date teaching to the next generation of training professionals. She is excited offer the Karen Pryor Academy's flagship Dog Trainer Program in the heart of the beautiful New Forest National Park, & in selected UK & European location!


2017 Course - in New Forest (venue: Bramshaw Village Hall, Bramshaw, Lyndhurst, Hampshire, SO43 7JE):

  • In progress now!
  • 12th & 13th April 2017
  • 28th & 29th June 2017
  • 19th & 20th September 2017
  • 13th & 14th December 2017

Read more...


2018 Course - near Edinburgh (venue: Karen’s DOGS Training Centre, Knightradge Industrial Estate, Livingston, EH54 8RA):

  • Enrol up until December 2017!
  • ​​Workshop dates: 3rd-7th (Monday-Friday) September 2018
  • (This course takes the "National" format, i.e. there is just one practical workshop. This is run over five days, which is intensive, but means you only have to travel once.)

Read more...


Click here for further details!

"The Karen Pryor Academy (KPA) Dog Trainer Professional program takes an innovative approach to developing and supporting outstanding positive reinforcement trainers who teach the general public.

Our 6-month course combines online learning with hands-on teaching from some of the most experienced teachers in the field. Graduates become part of a community of trainers who demonstrate a consistent level of excellence and represent themselves and the Karen Pryor Academy name proudly.

Benefits of This Course


  • Educational. Take your teaching and training skills to the next level.
  • Real. Learn hands-on from our accomplished faculty in 4 two-day workshops.
  • Convenient. Study at your convenience online.
  • Collegial. Join a network of positive reinforcement trainers.
  • Smart. Accelerate your career with our unparalleled marketing support.
  • Rewarding. Earn CEUs from IAABC and CCPDT.


Learn more about the Karen Pryor Academy

Karen Pryor Academy Dog Trainer Program 

We are excited to teach the next generation of professional trainers!

Dog Behaviourist, dog trainer

As Dedicated To Your Pets As You Are!