2 Week Techniques: Motivated Starts

Instructor: Tracy Sklenar
Start Date: February 23, 2016
Registration Closed: March 8, 2016 @ 9 pm Eastern

A great start is the first step to a great run! Learn the techniques that will build fast, driven and motivated starts with your dog!

Category: Handling, Foundation, Obstacle Skills, Problem Solving
Level: Open to All
Class Length: 2 weeks (information/classroom available in read-only mode for working/auditing students for 6 months after completion of course)
Start Date: February 23, 2016
Registration Closes: March 8, 2016 @ 9 pm Eastern

Tuition:
Number of Working Spots: 25 ($85)
Number of Auditing Spots: unlimited ($45)

Course Description

2 Week Techniques: Motivated Starts :: Tracy Sklenar

A great start is the first step to a great run! Learn the techniques that will build fast, driven and motivated starts with your dog!

Interested in getting more speed, drive and focus off the start line? In this two-week long intensive course, learn how to build a motivating start line routine, get better teamwork and how to get your dog to blast into the course with speed and focus.


Course Structure, Requirements & Equipment

Categories:

Handling, Foundation, Obstacle Skills, Problem Solving


Level:

Open to All


Course Length:

2 weeks (information/classroom available in read-only mode for working/auditing students for 6 months after completion of course)

Course Structure:

  • Progressive training assignments from flatwork to two jump drills. Video demos of each game or skill or drill. Questions answered and feedback from the instructor for each assignment in the class forum. Discussions with other students in the class forum and the general forum.

Equipment needed:

  • (working participants only): 2 jumps.

Space needed:

  • small spaces are perfect, 30x30 and larger

Office Hours:

Yes, TBD



Course Participation & Tuition Levels

Type of participation:

  • Working (posts responses to written assignments, up to 2 minutes of edited video per day, posts videos of sequences, gets instructor feedback to all of these as well as answers to any questions posted, can actively participate in forum, chat and office) Limit: 25
  • Auditing (can view and read all videos/assignments/posts from instructor and working students, will get instructor answers to course-specific questions posted, can actively participate in class forum, chat and office hours) Limit: unlimited

Tuition:

  • Working: $85 USD
  • Auditing: $45 USD