Choice, control and START BUTTONS
The dates for the course are Friday Oct. 27 - Sunday Nov. 19, 2023
Class Check in is Wed. Oct. 25 so sign up early!
We are thrilled to be presenting this course.
have been sharing and promoting this form of training information for
many years. Initially I used targeting to start a procedure, as seen in
the video of a little horse who had been roped and tied to have her feet
You can see more on Velvet's story and those early techniques here.
The process developed into a clearer form of communication that I've used for years in the ongoing eye care of McKee.
3 years I had the pleasure of presenting Clicker Expo lectures with Eva
Bertilsson and Emelie Johnson Vegh on how to add more choice, control
and Start Buttons to our training repertoire. In 2019 I presented a
Clicker Expo lecture on Equine Specific Start Buttons and in 2020 I presented this material CE LIVE with Monty Gwynne and Anat Shalev.
NOW Monty Gwynne of Equispeak.com and
I are bringing the topic and process online to the horse people who are
dedicated to adding more choice, control and a form of dialogue to the
relationship with their horses.
There is a pre-requisite for participating in this course. Your horse needs to have learned at least 4 behaviors with shaping. If you haven't, then please email or pm one of us and be prepared
to submit a video.
REFUNDS NOT AVAILABLE ONCE THE COURSE STARTS. If you need to drop out before, you will be refunded all but your PayPal fees.
the course you will be able to post videos of yourself. Specific
details of the video protocol will be posted on the group.
can post their videos to YouTube (as a private video) and post the link
in the class structure. Other options are Vimeo, uploading directly to
FB or Instagram with a link. IF you have technical difficulties posting
videos you will want to research this before the start of class.
The course also includes educational videos posted by us, determined by the needs of the class.
will be TWO instructors offering training solutions as well as video
assessments for this course, Peggy Hogan and Monty Gwynne.
OTHER IMPORTANT DETAILS - READ CAREFULLY
This video coaching course will run for 3 weeks. The class includes other participants who are also working on training the same behaviors. This is NOT an auditor course. Active participation is required, no exceptions.
During the course you will be able to post videos of yourself when requested. Specific details of the video protocol will be posted on the group.
Participants can post their videos to YouTube (as an unlisted video) and post the link in the class structure. Another option is Vimeo. IF you have technical difficulties posting videos you will want to research this before the start of class.
The class will be held in a private platform called CANVAS. When you pay, you will receive an email from me. When the class is ready to open you will be sent an invitation by email to join the class. You must provide me with the EXACT email address AND name you want to use for the course. I will send you an invitation to join the course. Once you receive the invitation you can sign up. Be sure to check your spam folder for the class invitation.
You will need to create a CANVAS account on a computer. AFTER you do that using a computer, then you can download the app. I've used both, and they are both user friendly.
It also helps to friend me on FB in case we need an alternative way to keep in touch.
Please check my FB site for more info. about course topics and starting dates.
THE COURSE WILL BE LIMITED TO 15 PARTICIPANTS