The LEVELS are designed to lead members through the Horse Tricks Academy in a way that is fun and motivating for you and your horse.
At each LEVEL, members have…
Once they completed all the requirements for the LEVEL they receive…
LEVEL ONE focuses on how to train using positive reinforcement (+R), treat manners, and teaching your horse to target (calmly touch different items).
You will build your connection and develop a language that will enable you to communicate clearly with your horse.
Members who are LEVEL ONE trainers…
Congratulations to you all. You are all stars!
LEVEL TWO focuses on using positive reinforcement (+R) to teach your horse to wait and stand calmly ON an object.
You can use this training as the basis for many other tricks (eg pedestal work).
This LEVEL will improve your skills at teaching your horse calmness, patience and to look to you for guidance.