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Steve Mann

With a lifetime spent training dogs, Steve has trained and presented seminars to trainers & behaviourists in over 20 countries, ranging from ‘Perfect Puppy Foundations’ through to ‘Aggression & Rehabilitation’

Steve has consulted on ‘all things canine’; from TV & Film, security and detection dogs through to prison programmes matching inmates with rescue dogs and promoting positive training and rehabilitation of all.

TV appearances include:-
The Underdog Show
Pet Nation
Who Let The Dogs Out?
BBC Breakfast
The Paul O’Grady Show

Steve Mann is founder and chairman of The Institute of Modern Dog Trainers, The IMDT. The IMDT is an education and membership organisation for trainers, promoting ethical and science based dog training worldwide. Members, who include our first two presenters Sam Turner and John McGuigan, must pass a stringent assessment process and abide by a strict code of practice.

With great excitement 3B Animal Events Management announce that, for the first time in Australia, The IMDT membership assessment will be held during the Animal Training Symposium.

Steve Mann will also be presenting some amazing IMDT courses for everyone from dog owners, day care operators, groomers, rangers, vet industry to aspiring and experienced trainers. One of the most exciting offerings is the pathway to apply for an externally accredited OCN/Gateway ‘Principles of Dog Training and Behaviour’ Level III Dog Training Qualification by completing a 2 day ‘Career As A Dog Trainer’ Course, 4 day ‘Practical Instructor’ Course and the 2 day ‘IMDT Assessment’. For more details on The IMDT visit