Volunteer Training

Thank you for volunteering at the ARL to help us CHANGE LIVES!
You will find all of our current volunteer training classes listed below. Click on the date to register for a class. If you have any questions, please email Mike at msiebrecht@arl-iowa.org 

  • Please sign up each volunteer attending the training individually.
DOG COMPANION TRAINING   (Training held at ARL Main) 2.5-3 Hours

Tuesday, September 25 at 5:00pm
Sunday, October 7 at 1:00pm
Wednesday, October 10 at 2:00pm
Sunday, October 14 at 1:00pm
Thursday, October 18 at 5:00pm
Tuesday, October 30 at 5:00pm

CAT COMPANION TRAINING  (Training held at ARL Main) 1.5-2 Hours

Sunday, September 23 at 2:00pm
Wednesday, September 26 at 5:00pm
Thursday, September 27 at 5:00pm
Sunday, September 30 at 10:00am
Wednesday, October 3 at 5:00pm
Sunday, October 7 at 2:00pm
Wednesday, October 10 at 5:00pm
Sunday, October 14 at 10:00am
Wednesday, October 24 at 5:00pm
Sunday, October 28 at 10:00am

VOLUNTEER AT SATELLITE LOCATION TRAINING
ADDITIONAL OPPORTUNITIES  (Trainings held at ARL Main)
  • Transport Trooper Training ~ 1 hour
    Preferred Dog & Cat Companion Training; 18+ (email volunteer@arl-iowa.org)
  • Animal House Store ~2 hours
    Email Megan to coordinate 1-on-1 Trainings: (mprimrose@arl-iowa.org)
     
  • Second Chance Ranch Barn Volunteer 
    Prerequisites: Must be 16 with a trained adult or 18 to volunteer alone.
    Please email a summary of your experience and comfort level with handling/caring for different barn animals to Mike (volunteer@arl-iowa.org).