The Santa Clara Dog Training Club trains people and their dogs in the following classes: Basic Obedience (Puppy through Adult), CGC/TDI Testing, Conformation, Fetching and Retrieving, Nosework, Competition Classes (Novice, Open and Utility) and Rally.

The Santa Clara Dog Training Club is an American Kennel Club member club that has actively been conducting training classes in San Jose and the South Bay for over 50 years.

If you like dogs, you've come to the right place!


SCDTC classes are postponed due to the Corona Virus. We will re-evaluate as the situation evolves. Be safe and hug your pup.

Training Locations for 2020:
Santa Clara County Fairgrounds October - June
Silicon Valley Adult Education (Metro Ed) July - October


Our classes are held most Tuesdays between 11:00 am and 9:00 pm

Electronic collars may not be used on the grounds of any SCDTC training facility.

To see if classes are cancelled due to weather or otherwise, please check our Facebook page


October - December, 2020


June - September 24, 2020

Santa Clara County Fairgrounds
Gateway Hall
344 Tully Road
San Jose, CA  (map)


Silicon Valley Adult Education (formerly Metropolitan Education District)
760 Hillsdale Ave.
San Jose, CA  Info & maps


The SCDTC sponsors many events including:

Obedience Trials

Tracking Tests

STAR Puppy Testing

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Rally Trials

Training Clinics

CGC Testing

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Agility Trials

... and more!

TDI Testing

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