Competent Canine Competitor

Does your dog disengage at a trial? Perhaps they run off in agility, blow their stays in obedience, get over-aroused in disc dog. Have you ever wondered what you can do to improve their performance? Then this course is for you! Learn how to maximize on your dog's focus and engagement, tap into reinforcers that work for them and become the team you always wanted to be.

Course Details

With topics including learning about focus and engagement, getting your dog ready to work, the proper use of reinforcement, dealing with stress and failure, working in the zone and bridging the gap between training and competition, this course is a must-take for anyone interested in competing in any dog sport! Given the combination of lecture and video material, you will walk away with the skills necessary to take your training, and trialing, to the next level!

Prerequisites: None.

What You Will Need:

  • your dog
  • 6'-8' leash
  • TON of mid- ot high-value treats
  • clicker
  • toys for your dog thoroughly enjoys playing with

Course Outline

  • Focus and Engagement
  • Ready to Work
  • Dealing with Stress and Failure
  • Working in the Zone
  • Bridging the Gap: Training and Competition

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Student Enrollment

An intensive learning opportunity, where you will submit homework and videos for the instructor to review, ask questions in the forum and more!

Enrollment deadline extended to March 11th!
$230.00

Auditor Enrollment

Perfect intermediary option. Have full access to the course materials, ask questions in the forum, but no need to submit videos or homework.

Rolling Enrollment
$185.00

Watcher Enrollment

A self-taught option, take your time and go through the course materials at your own pace. You may view the course forum, but cannot post to it.

Rolling Enrollment
$95.00