Adolescent & Adult Manners (Online) - SIRIUS Live Online | Sirius Dog Training

In person classes are once again available in Marin (2), Mountain View, Oakland, Palo Alto, San Francisco, San Jose (2) and Walnut Creek! Spaces are limited and in high demand, so secure your spot as soon as possible.

Virtual Puppy Kindergarten has been a tremendous success and will remain online only. Register here. We also will continue to offer Virtual Dog Training Classes for your convenience. See the complete schedule of online offerings.

Please note that we are a California-based company, and all classes are listed in Pacific Standard Time.

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Adolescent & Adult Manners (Online)

SIRIUS Live Online
Online, CA 94000
Thursday, December 2, 2021
Thursday, December 9, 2021
Thursday, December 16, 2021
Thursday, December 23, 2021
Thursday, January 6, 2022
Time of day: 
7:00pm (PST)
Day of week: 
Additional Info: 

** No class on Dec 30th. **

** Zoom info to be emailed 24 hours prior to first class. **

Just a reminder that all classes are listed in Pacific Standard Time.

(Previously called Basic Manners Foundations)

Our starter course where your pup will learn the foundation building block skills necessary for basic manners training and you’ll learn how to easily and clearly communicate with your dog in order to teach all sorts of behaviors in the future. This class is the prerequisite for most of our training courses.

  • Principles of Learning & Training
  • Attention/Eye Contact/Name Game
  • Hand Targeting: Random/Front/Side/Duration
  • Collar Grab/Gotcha
  • Basic Positions: Sit, Down, Stand - with hand signals and verbal cues, practice distance, duration, distraction and a release word

Once you complete this course, move on to Advanced Adolescent & Adult Manners.


Entry level class, Basic Manners is a prerequisite for all other Single Topic Courses. For ages 18 weeks and up. For pups under 12 weeks, please see Puppy Kindergarten, for pups 12-18 weeks see Puppy Training I. Once you complete this course, move on to Advanced Adolescent & Adult Manners.

This Live Online class will be conducted using Zoom and will require a high-speed internet connection and a computer or mobile device.