Michael Ellis School for Dog Trainers

The Michael Ellis System of Dog Training



We have added a new Behavior Modification course to our curriculum. Check it out here!


Fall 2017

  • August 21-25, 2017 Management
  • August 28-September 8, 2017 Obedience Intensive (This class date is full*)
  • September 18-22, 2017 Motivation
  • September 25-29, 2017 Detection Sports 1
  • October 2–13, 2017 Advanced Obedience 1
  • October 16-20, 2017 Advanced Obedience 2
  • October 23-24, 2017 E-Collar
  • October 30-November 3, 2017 Detection Sports 2
  • November 6-10, 2017 Protection 1
  • November 13-17, 2017 Protection 2
  • November 20-24, 2017 Protection 3

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* The August 28-September 8 Obedience Intensive class is full. You can email us if you want to be placed on the waiting list.

Spring 2018 **

  • January 8-12, 2018 Puppy Development
  • January 22-26, 2018 Management
  • January 29-February 9, 2018 Obedience Intensive
  • February 19-23, 2018 Motivation
  • February 26-March 2, 2018 Detection Sports 1
  • March 5–16, 2018 Advanced Obedience 1
  • March 19-23, 2018 Advanced Obedience 2
  • March 26-27, 2018 E-Collar
  • April 2-6, 2018 Behavior Modification
    NEW CLASS!
  • April 9-13, 2018 Detection Sports 2
  • April 16-20, 2018 Protection 1
  • April 23-27, 2018 Protection 2
  • April 30-May 4, 2018 Protection 3
  • May 14-18, 2018 Puppy Development
  • May 21-June 1, 2018 Obedience Intensive

** Registration now open

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Michael Ellis

Michael Ellis explaining his philosophy of dog training

If you are considering our school, and would like more detailed information on our approach to training dogs, watch this video from one of Michael's lectures: Philosophy on Dog Training.

We also have video of opening lectures for some of the protection courses. As time goes on we will have opening lectures that explain the course for every course. You can find these in the section on COURSE OUTLINES.



Dog Trainer School Gift Certificate

Gift Certificates Available

To purchase a gift certificate, or for more information, please contact Michael at michaelellisschool@gmail.com.



Photos by Ryan Maciej and others.

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