Cat Training Program
Do you love cats? Learn the skills necessary to make a difference in the lives of people and the cats they love. Become an ABC Certified Cat Trainer, (ABCCT), and begin changing lives. This comprehensive program will teach you how to address and prevent unwanted behaviors, such as litter box challenges, scratching furniture, spraying, counter surfing, etc. The curriculum also covers how to properly raise and socialize a kitten to prevent many undesirable behaviors from ever happening. This preventative approach outlined in the curriculum will help cats stay in their forever homes.
Call 1-800-795-3294 today or submit the completed form to request more information.
Curriculum – What You’ll Learn
This extremely comprehensive program consists of 11 stages that cover the history of cats, basic care, training cues, behavior modification and more. During the hands-on portion of the program, you’ll complete 25 hours of experience volunteering with cats at a local animal shelter, humane society or rescue group near you.
- Stage 1 – A Basic Overview of Cats
- Stage 2 – Learning Theories and the Feline Mind
- Stage 3 – Cat Training Tools, Behavior Modification Products & Essential Cat Care Items
- Stage 4 – Preventing Unwanted Behaviors
- Stage 5 – Basic Cat Training
- Stage 6 – Cat Behavior Management and Treatment
- Stage 7 – Cat Nutrition and Basic Care
- Stage 8 – Safety Concerns, Techniques & Practices
- Stage 9 – Business Building
- Stage 10 – Shelter Experience and Pet CPR & First Aid Certificate
- Stage 11 – Final Exam & Graduation
Affordable Tuition – An Investment in Your Future
Tuition ranges from $1,995 USD to $2,695 USD depending on the payment options you qualify for.* 100% financing available with $0 down to qualified individuals. Please contact us directly at 1-800-795-3294 to discuss eligibility requirements and payment arrangements customized to fit your needs.
Available in All 50 States and Every Canadian Province
ABC is a viable option for students across the United States and Canada. For more information on availability near you, call 1-800-795-3294 and speak with an admissions counselor directly.
Bring the Classroom to Your Living Room
Our unique course combines the flexibility of home study coupled with invaluable hands-on experience at a local animal shelter, rescue organization, or humane society. Studying has never been more convenient!
Do What You Love
According to the 2016 APPA National Pet Owners Survey, the percentage of cat owners who use training devices increased from 24% in 2014 to 32% in 2016 (8% increase). While no school can guarantee employment after graduation, this trend means that opportunities for employment are increasing year over year.
Cat Training and Behavior Course Catalog
The catalog includes general information about the school, the school’s policies and its Mission Statement. Please click here to review the Course Catalog.