Welcome to the Great Salt Lake Dog Training Club

Update October 1, 2020 – February 2021 will be the first date we will know IF we can hold classes at the Armory. So NO Classes will be held until at least February 2021, updates will be posted here and on our Facebook page when news arrives.
Update August 27, 2020 – We have been informed that the Armory will NOT allow any rental of the building through January 2021. They will re-evaluate sometime in January. So until at least February 2021, the GSLDTC will NOT be holding training classes. Updates will be posted here and on our Facebook page when news arrives.
Update July 21, 2020 – There will be NO New Class Sign ups at this time. We will re-evaluate in mid August after meeting with the Armory if we can access the building for classes.
Update July 10, 2020.  We have NOT been given permission to resume our classes at this time. It WILL be announced once we receive word. Until then, hang tight and continue training at home.
Update June 4, 2020. Although some businesses and activities are reopening, not all are. One of them being the West Jordan Armory where our classes are held. We have NOT been given permission to resume our classes there at this time. It WILL be announced once we receive word. Until then, hang tight and continue training at home.
Update May 5, 2020. Although some businesses and activities are reopening, not all are. One of them being the West Jordan Armory where our classes are held. We have NOT been given permission to resume our classes there at this time. It WILL be announced once we receive word. Until then, hang tight and continue training at home.
The April 19, 2020 TDX Test has been cancelled.
April 6, 2020 – ATTENTION… ALL Classes and Class Sign ups are suspended until further notice!
With the number of cases of the Coronavirus  just about doubling on a daily basis here and around the country, it has been decided that the Great Salt Lake Dog Training Club will NOT have the April Sign ups for classes on April 1st. And NO this is NOT an April Fools joke.
ALL Classes and Sign ups are suspended until further notice. The Armory is also closed to the public until further notice. We will send another email out and post on our Facebook page once we know a date for classes to begin again.
Thank you for your patience and understanding. Keep practicing the social distancing, stay healthy and be safe!

Judy Campbell
GSLDTC Home Secretary
What classes do we offer??

Wednesday night classes

  • Puppy Obedience/good manners class –  dogs ages 10 weeks to 5 months Class size limited to 12
  • Beginning Obedience/good manners class – dogs ages 5 months and up. Class size limited to 12
  • Intermediate Obedience class – the next step after Puppy or Beginning class

Please visit Available Classes for details on each class.

How to sign up for a Wednesday class

Sign up is held the first WEDNESDAY of each month….January thru October.

The next sign up is No Class Sign ups until Further Notice

  • At the West Jordan Utah National Guard Armory, 7602 So. Airport Road, West Jordan, UT  (click for directions)
  • At 7:00 pm in the evening
  • All classes must be signed up for in person and fees paid at that time. There is NO online sign-up.
  • All classes are 8 week courses and the fee for the full 8 week course is $85.00 for the first dog and $75.00 for a second dog or for anyone taking a continuing class.
  • Cash, Check or Card at the time of sign up please.
  • Please DO NOT bring your dog to sign up night.
  • Please bring records of current vaccines.
  • After you sign up for class, please stay for an orientation and short demo.

Usual class times for Beginning Obedience is 7:00 pm or 7:45 pm. For Puppy Obedience is 7:00 pm or 8:00 pm and for Intermediate Obedience is 8:30 pm.

For additional info contact Wendy McCleery at info@gsldtc.com or call 801-571-5250

Great!  You have completed the Wednesday night Puppy, Beginning and Intermediate classes…..have earned your CGC (Canine Good Citizen) and are ready to move on to even more fun classes !!

Tuesday night classes – Most Tuesday night classes REQUIRE your dog to have a CGC (Canine Good Citizen) title in order to participate.

  • Rally Obedience class – (CGC Required) 7:00 pm
  • Agility class – (CGC Required) 7:00 pm This class is only held May to September.
  • Advanced Obedience (CGC Required) 8:30 pm – Continue on with your obedience training and earn the CGCA (Canine Good Citizen Advanced) title.
  • Competition Obedience (CGC Required) 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm work towards the BN title and other Obedience/Rally titles.
  • Tricks (CGC Required) 7:45 pm – Earn all levels of Trick titles and build an everlasting bond with your dog.
  • Beginning Scent Work (CGC Required) 7:45 pm – prepare to earn Scent Work titles and be amazed at what a dogs nose can do!!
  • Advanced Scent Work (CGC Required) 8:30 pm
  • Conformation Handling  – 8:00 pm – 8:30 pm Conformation Held as a 4 week class (February, April, May, August, October)
  • Temperament Test Introduction – Held as a 4 week class (January, March, June, July, September)

How to sign up for a Tuesday class

Sign up is held the first TUESDAY of each month….January thru October.

The next sign up is  No Class Sign Ups until Further Notice

  • At the West Jordan Utah National Guard Armory, 7602 South Airport Road, West Jordan, UT  (click for directions)
  • You will sign up and start class on sign up night.
  • All classes must be signed up for in person and fees paid at that time. There is NO online sign-up.
  • All classes are 8 week courses and the fee for the full 8 week course is $75.00 as this is a continuing class.
  • Cash, Check or Card at the time of sign up please.

For additional info contact Wendy McCleery at info@gsldtc.com or call 801-571-5250

A TUESDAY night class also held at the West Jordan Utah National Guard Armory, 7602 South Airport Road, West Jordan, UT  (click for directions)

For additional info contact Wendy McCleery at info@gsldtc.com or call 801-571-5250

PLEASE NOTE: DO NOT BRING YOUR DOGS TO Wednesday Night SIGN-UP!

All class sign-ups are held on the 1st Tuesday or Wednesday of the month (PLEASE read the above) at 7 PM in the The West Jordan Armory (click for directions).

Mariah, West Hightland White Terrier Spoiled by Jack & Donna Smith
Mariah, West Hightland White Terrier Spoiled by Jack & Donna Smith

If you have a purebred or mixed breed dog you are invited to train with and/or join the Great Salt Lake Dog Training Club.

This club is a not for profit organization dedicated to helping the general public train their dogs to be good citizens. We focus on promoting responsible dog ownership and participation in activities with dogs.

Monroe, Beagle, love by Wendy & Jeff McCleery
Monroe, Beagle, loved by Wendy & Jeff McCleery

Budha, Vizsla, this is how to walk on a loose leash
Budha, Vizsla, this is how to walk on a loose leash