2 Week Techniques: The Mental Prep of Motivation

Instructor: Tracy Sklenar
Start Date: June 2, 2016
Registration Closed: June 16, 2016 @ 9 pm Eastern

Your dog’s performance is linked to your emotions! Bring out the best in your dog and learn how to keep your dog motivated even when things go wrong on course!

Category: Motivation, Mental Game, Problem Solving
Level: Open to All
Class Length: 2 weeks (information/classroom available in read-only mode for 6 months after completion of course)

Tuition:
Number of Working Spots: Unlimited ($90)
Number of Auditing Spots: Unlimited ($50)

Course Description

2 Week Techniques: The Mental Prep of Motivation :: Tracy Sklenar

Your dog’s performance is linked to your emotions! Bring out the best in your dog and learn how to keep your dog motivated even when things go wrong on course!

Does your dog lose motivation and confidence if he thinks something has gone wrong? Do you have trouble maintaining the positive attitude that is so important to your dog? This class is all about YOU and how to keep the dog motivated in training and competition!

Dogs are sensitive to our emotional state in and out of the ring. Learn the mental prep techniques to keep your dog focused, motivated and loving the game. This is NOT a dog training class – this is a handler training class! Learn the tricks and games to turn yourself into the positive, motivating handler in ALL situations to keep your dog upbeat, motivated and driving around the course.


Course Structure, Requirements & Equipment

Categories: Motivation, Mental Game, Problem Solving

Level: Open to All


Course Length:

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

Course Structure:

  • Written discussions and video demos of each game. Progressive mental prep assignments as well as games with the dog 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:

  • no equipment needed

Space needed:

  • no special space requirements

Office Hours:

Yes, TBD



Course Participation & Tuition Levels

Type of participation:

  • Working (can view and read all videos/assignments/posts from instructor, will get instructor answers to course-specific questions posted about assignments and specific to your dog, can actively participate in class forum and chat) Limit: Unlimited
  • 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: $90 USD
  • Auditing: $50 USD