The next set of HANDLING FOUNDATIONS, FOUNDATION PROOFING, SKILLS & DRILLS, and WEAVES will open for registration October 16, 2018. (9am Edmonton time)
(Shape Up Pup runs from August to December)

 

Shape Up Pup!
This is an online class of Justine raising her puppy from 8 weeks to 6 months of age. A weekly training plan on everything she values for dog sport foundation and a good family pet. There will be written content and video explaining and demonstrating the layers of building a solid foundation. The course is run on a private facebook page where both auditors and workers will be able to view all questions, videos and discussions at any time. Auditors can take part in everything except posting their own videos.  Working spots are limited and ideally a similar age to Justine's new puppy 'Match' (currently 8 weeks). 

First Lesson will be posted August 8th, end date December 5th. Lessons will be posted every week (with the exception of when Justine is travelling for seminars or competition)

Working Spot $420. Auditing Spot $210. 


Handling Foundations
This is an 18 week course containing 8 lesson plans geared to teach you and your dog the foundation and jumping skills needed to handle any level of course. From tight turns to threadles, discriminations to verbal control this course has it all! This course is designed for puppies starting out or masters dogs wanting to revisit the most important foundation excersizes! Each lesson includes written explanation and video example. The course is run on a private facebook page where both auditors and workers will be able to view all questions, videos and discussions at any time. Auditors can take part in everything except posting their own videos.  Equipment used in this course will be 1 tunnel and a couple jumps. For working spots 1 dog per drill and maximum 5 min of video per week. Dates for each lesson are as follows:

Lesson 1 – Nov 14 
Lesson 2 – Nov 28
Lesson 3 – Dec 12
Lesson 4 – Dec 26
Lesson 5 – Jan 9
Lesson 6 – Jan 23
Lesson 7 - Feb 6 
Lesson 8 - Feb 20
Course will stay open until the end of March 2019!

Working Spot $350. Auditing Spot $195. 


Foundation Proofing (Free Intro Lesson - click here!)
Are you looking to really TEST YOUR SKILLS? Your dog ISN'T OLD ENOUGH to move to Skills & Drills? Your winter project is to PROOF YOUR FOUNDATIONS? Looking for difficult short drills to work on in a VERY SMALL SPACE? Here it is! This course is for any dog that has completed the Handling Foundations or has worked with Justine or Jessica in a recent foundation seminar. This course is 16 weeks with 8 lesson plans. This course is also run on a private facebook page where both auditors and workers will be able to view all questions, videos and discussions at any time. Auditors can take part in everything except posting their own videos. Equipment used in this course will be 4 jumps and 1 tunnel in a very small space! For working spots 1 dog per drill and maximum 5 min of video per week. Dates for each lesson are as follows:

Lesson 1 – Nov 14 
Lesson 2 – Nov 28
Lesson 3 – Dec 12
Lesson 4 – Dec 26
Lesson 5 – Jan 9
Lesson 6 – Jan 23
Lesson 7 - Feb 6 
Lesson 8 - Feb 20
Course will stay open until the end of March 2019!

Working Spot $350. Auditing Spot $195. 


Skills and Drills (SAMPLE VIDEO Click here)
Its time to put all the skills to use! This is a 16 week course containing 8 lesson plans. This course is for students that have completed the online Handling Foundations and Foundation Proofing. In short sequences you will put together the tight turns, threadles, backsides and some complex handling maneuvers. Each lesson includes written explanation and video example of Justine and Jessica handling their own dogs. The course is run on a private facebook page where both auditors and workers will be able to view all questions, videos and discussions at any time. Auditors can take part in everything except posting their own videos. Equipment used in this course will be 8 jumps and 1 tunnel in a 40x60 foot area. For working spots 1 dog per drill and maximum 5 min of video per week. Dates for each lesson are as follows:

Lesson 1 – Nov 14 
Lesson 2 – Nov 28
Lesson 3 – Dec 12
Lesson 4 – Dec 26
Lesson 5 – Jan 9
Lesson 6 – Jan 23
Lesson 7 - Feb 6 
Lesson 8 - Feb 20
Course will stay open until the end of March 2019!

Working Spot $350. Auditing Spot $195. 

 

WEAVES, WEAVES, WEAVES! 
Introducing Justine's new and improved way to train weaves! Follow Justine as she trains a couple different dogs to weave right from the very beginning! This course is 12 weeks with 6 lesson plans. This course is also run on a private facebook page where both auditors and workers will be able to view all questions, videos and discussions at any time. Auditors can take part in everything except posting their own videos. Equipment needed is either a set of 6 2x2's or 12 electric fence poles (easier and cheaper if training on anything but turf or carpet). All PDF lesson plans can be saved to your computer (along with the video links) and be worked through at your leisure. Dates for each lesson are as follows:


Lesson 1 – Nov 14 
Lesson 2 – Nov 28
Lesson 3 – Dec 12
Lesson 4 – Dec 26
Lesson 5 – Jan 9
Lesson 6 – Jan 23

Working Spot $350. Auditing Spot $195.