FitPAWS® Specialized Equipment Training Course

The Specialized Equipment Training Course offers insight into using the latest developments in canine-specific equipment and the training techniques needed to create fun, effective and safe exercises for dogs.
Working Spots and Auditor Spots available.

USA Dates – Reserve Your Spot online !

Netherlands and UK – CALL 800-752-2255




Intended as a program for canine professionals with a wide variety of backgrounds including veterinarians, canine fitness trainers, rehabilitation professionals, agility/sport dog, working dogs and dog trainers.

  • Understand and Develop a warm up routine.
  • Understand and develop skills to achieve proper form and technique for canine-specific equipment.
  • Incorporate basic and advanced movements for improved proprioception and core stabilizer development.
  • Learn to implement foundation behaviors properly to assist in future exercise and program development.
  • Discover the advantages of multi-dimensional movement and how to achieve full range of motion in nearly every exercise.
  • Explore equipment pairings to increase exercise challenges and to make it fun.
  • Teaching techniques to help canine clients use appropriate muscles-group exercises that are challenging for varied fitness levels and goals.

Properly execute movement progressions and regressions from basic exercises to adding equipment.

2017 Dates/ Locations:

  • August 7-8, 2017 – Knoxville, TN  (in conjunction with the Master Trainer Program) * WORKING SPOTS SOLD OUT.  AUDITOR SPOTS STILL AVAILABLE 


Upon completion, participants will have the ability to identify proper form and develop safe and useful exercises that incorporate appropriate canine-specific equipment. Great pre-requisite or continuing education for FitPAWS® Master Trainer/CCFT program and as a supplement to those who are participating or who have completed one of the Canine Rehabilitation Programs.

10 Working Spots Available per date | 20 Auditor Spots per date

Netherlands and UK – MUST CALL 800-752-2255 to RESERVE Your SPOT or

$550 – Working Spot (10 available each date)
Working Spot = Hands On With Dog
(Bring Your Own or Request One)

$275 – Auditor Spot (20 available – each date)

*If you are a CCFT or Master Trainer Graduate, apply coupon code at time of checkout for discount.

Bobbie Lyons, CCFT, MTI, CERT CF

For those that already have your CCFT or FP-MT certification; Certificates of Completion will be provided to designate you as a Canine Fitness Equipment Expert.


Additional information


Auditor Spot, Working Spot


August 7-8, 2017, Knoxville, TN, Dec 9-10, 2017 – TBD, Jan 14-15, 2017 – Netherlands, Jan 19-20, 2017 – UK, March 4-5, 2017 – Vancouver, WA, May 31-June 1, 2017 – Longmont, CO, Sept 16-17, 2017 – Longmont, CO