K-9 Obedience Training Club of Essex County, NJ

Trained dogs are better companions

Classes Offered

K-9 OTC offers classes at several levels.  All classes are held on Tuesday evenings at the Montclair Cooperative School Annex.  Click here for location details. The class schedule is as follows:

     Utility                           6:15 - 7:00 pm

     Beginner Novice          7:00 - 7:45 pm

     Beginner                      7:45 - 8:30 pm

     Novice                         8:30 - 9:15 pm

     Open                           9:15 - 10:00 pm






Schedule of Classes & General Meetings

Class schedule is subject to change based on occurrences such as weather events or conflicts with our rental site.

Winter 2016-2017 Session #2

Jan 17 - All classes
Jan 24 - All classes
Jan 31 - All classes
Feb 7 - All classes
Feb 14 - All classes
Feb 21 - All classes
Feb 28 - Club Degree & Canine Good Citizen (CGC) Testing

March 7 - General Meeting

March 14 - Open week for possible make-up session 

Spring 2017 Session 

March 21 - All classes
March 28 - All classes
April 4 - All classes
April 11 - All classes
April 18 - All classes
April 25 - All classes
May 2 - Club Degree & Canine Good Citizen (CGC) testing

May 9 - General Meeting 

No classes are held during the Summer

Questionnaire for Beginner Classes

If you are interested in joining our Beginner Class, please fill out and submit our questionnaire. More advanced class placement is occasionally granted for experienced dogs and handlers.  Please note if this is desired and we will evaluate your request.

Beginner & Non-Member Class fees

$140 for 7 week session. Non-members taking another class pay $125.

Member Class fees

$90 for first class during each 7 week session, plus $25 for each additional class during the same 7 week session.  Members who are senior citizens pay $85 for each 7 week session.

Drop-In Training Fees

Members may train on a drop-in basis at the rate of $20 for the first class each evening plus $15 for each additional class the same evening.

Non-members may train with us at a rate of $25 for the first class each evening plus $20 for each additional class the same evening.  Non-members must show proof that their dog's shots are current.