Rally Classes

AKC Beginner Rally Class

Alternate and Drop in: Yes, Student must be familiar with beginner rally signs.  Teaching is sequential and a new student would have missed learning signs.

Prerequisites: Basic Obedience performance required.  Sit, down, stay and heel on a loose leash.  Does not have to be perfect but have a general understanding of these commands.

Summary:  This class introduces all of the Beginner rally signs giving information on techniques for executing each exercise, how to run a course and basic training tips as needed. The instructor will cover rules and regulations that apply to rally competition. Beginner rally courses will be set up for practice.

CLASS FEES:  $120 for members and $136 for non-members.  Class sessions are one hour for eight weeks with a maximum of 8 dogs.

AKC Advanced Rally

Alternate and Drop in: Yes, Student must be familiar with advanced rally signs.

Prerequisites: Basic understanding of Rally.  Sit, down, stay and heel off leash.

Summary:  Advanced and Excellent level rally signs will be introduced and practiced. This class is perfect for those still working at the novice level so that they will be able to transition to the advanced level smoothly. It is also aimed at those exhibitors that are currently working at the Advanced and Excellent levels but need more practice. There will be input on how specific signs should be executed as well as training tips as each team works the course.

CLASS FEES:  $120 for members and $136 for non-members.  Class sessions are one hour for eight weeks with a maximum of 8 dogs.