Dates, Times & Registration Information

Classes

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, KCFA has been forced to cancel many classes during 2020.  

Please scroll down and also visit our home page for details about our first virtual (Zoom) class, Basic Skills and Everyday Manners, scheduled to begin November 9.

Check back for updates regarding when training can once again be held indoors, and in the meantime, information about possible future virtual training offerings and outdoor classes. 

Click here for course descriptions

Class sizes are limited and preregistration is required. 

Scroll down this page for registration forms and instructions. 

For ideas and training tips for puppies, please see the articles posted on the Course Descriptions page.

Puppy Kindergarten
$80.00 (6 Weeks)

  • Session 1 – Mon. at 6:30 pm beginning 1/20/20
  • Session 2 – Cancelled
  • Session 3 – Cancelled
  • Session 4 – beginning Sat., 9/12/20 at 9:30 a.m.; six weeks for $80.
    Class will be outdoors at Humane Society of Jefferson County;   see our Home page for additional information,  requirements and precautions; scroll down on this page for registration forms.  [Class full as of 9/9/20.]
  • Session 5 – Cancelled

Basic Skills and Everyday Manners
$95.00 (7 Weeks)

  • Session 1 – Thur. at 7:00 pm beginning 1/23/20
  • Session 2 – Cancelled
  • Session 3 – Cancelled
  • Session 4 – beginning Sat, 9/12/20 at 11:00 a.m.; six weeks for $80.
    Class will be outdoors at Humane Society of Jefferson County;   see our Home page for additional information,  requirements and precautions; scroll down on this page for registration forms. [Class full as of 9/9/20.]
  • Session 5 – Class will be taught virtually for six weeks, beginning Monday, Nov. 9, at 6:30 p.m.  Six classes for $50.  Limited to six participants; first come, first served.  Registration forms are near the bottom of this page.  See the post on the Home page for more details.  

Continuing Basic
$95.00 (7 Weeks)

  • Session 1 – Tues. at 6:30 pm beginning 1/14/20
  • Session 2 – Cancelled
  • Session 3 – Cancelled
  • Session 4 – Cancelled
  • Session 5 – Cancelled

Intermediate Skills
$95.00 (7 Weeks)

Successful completion of Basic Skills Criteria required

  • Session 1 – Sat. at 9:00 am beginning 1/25/20
    (Team Obedience Emphasis)
  • Session 2 – Cancelled
  • Session 3 – Cancelled
  • Session 4 – Cancelled
  • Session 5 – Cancelled

Dogs About Town
$80.00 (6 Weeks)

  • Session 4 — Open to KCFA members only.  Classes will be held on Saturday afternoons beginning Sept. 19 (see email dated 9/8/20 for time and location details).   Signed COVID-19 Participation Agreement required (scroll down for the form).  This class is for teams that have mastered the Basic Obedience/Everyday Manners skills criteria and are looking to continue with more advanced training.  The location of each class meeting will vary in order to provide the teams with different environments in which to practice their skills.  A minimum of 4 students will be needed to hold the class, with a maximum of 8. 

Rally Obedience
$95.00 (7 Weeks)

Successful completion of Basic Skills Criteria required

  • TBD – Usually offered as a summer session

Advanced Skills (Competition Emphasis)
$95.00 (7 Weeks)

Instructor approval required

  • Session 1 – Tues. at 10:30 am beginning 1/21/20
  • Session 2 – Cancelled
  • Session 3 – Cancelled
  • Session 4 – Cancelled
  • Session 5 – Cancelled

Junior Handling
Free (4 weeks)

  • TBD — offered occasionally as a special workshop
    Open to children of KCFA members only; for children ages 4-10 years.  Four weekly sessions of 30 minutes each.  Dogs must be under reasonable control of the child and must be safe in a group setting.  Parent or guardian must be present for each class.  KCFA General Agreement and Training Class Application must be completed (see forms below).

Carting
$20 (4 weeks)

  • TBD — offered occasionally as a special workshop
    Limited to six dogs.  Wait-listed applicants should attend the first meeting in case any dogs are withdrawn due to refusal of the harness or cart.

Registration Forms

How to Register:

Preregistration is required.

  • Download and print the specified forms
  • Complete all required forms
  • Mail forms with payment and vaccination records (vaccination records not required for virtual classes) to:

Attn:  Training Committee
Kennel Club of Fort Atkinson, Inc. (KCFA)
P.O. Box 205
Fort Atkinson, WI 53538

  • Class sizes are limited.  Preregistration is required.
  • Registration fees are non-refundable unless received after the desired class is full.
  • A copy of vaccination records must be provided along with the course registration forms.
  • Handlers must clean up after their dogs, both inside and outside the building.