The Delta Society and all Delta Institute certified dog trainers are totally committed to companion dog training using only positive reinforcement (force free) methods and to enriching the relationships between people and their canine friends.

Graduates of our nationally recognised Delta Institute Certificate IV in Companion Animal Services are fully qualified to run puppy and adult dog classes, provide one-on-one behavioural consultations and are eligible to join the Delta Institute graduate membership program.

All trainers listed here have:

  • Successfully completed the nationally recognised Certificate IV in Companion Animal Services

  • Agreed to adhere to the Delta Institute Code of Ethics

  • Agreed to adhere to Delta Institute Best Practice guidelines

  • Committed to continuing education and professional development

  • Committed to setting the standard for professional dog trainers in Australia

  • Trainers listed as Accredited CGC™ Award trainers have completed the associated Delta training program.

Delta Institute members are entitled to display the Delta Members logo when advertising their business and also have an added benefit in that they can use the following post nominals:

  • AMDI - Associate Member of the Delta Institute.  These trainers are financial members of the Delta Institute and have competed the course with us but are not currently providing dog training services

  • MDI (CPDT) - Member of the Delta Institute (Certified Professional Dog Trainer). These trainers are financial members of the Delta Institute and have competed the course with us and are actively providing dog training services

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Other Resources

Guide to Finding  Good  Training Class

Veterinary Behavioural Medicine Specialists