1). So we’ve done much reading and thinking so far about training. Let’s put some of the ideas down to help process them. If you have other questions, this is where you can note them as well. I find the Cornell Method of Note taking is helpful. 2). If you have gone through the material […]
FC - Module 01
Self Evaluation of Training Videos Tips to Self-Evaluate a Training Session Here is a structured process you can use to self-evaluate a training session. It can be both observing yourself on video and as it happens live. Using video gives you the advantage of seeing training from another’s perspective. Watch the video of the session
Scheduling Training Sessions There are many parts to scheduling.
Since reinforcement is key to how a dog acquires and maintains behaviors, we must understand what it is and what our dog values as reinforcers. Reinforcement is anything the dog values enough to find motivating to repeat behavior. You can tell if something is a reinforcer since the dog repeats the behavior that occurred before
Learning in Dogs Let’s jump right in! Before you actually start training I want to give you some background context for training a dog. It’s important to understand the overall process and final desired product so you have the bigger goal in mind, yet at the same time, you need to be present working with
Useful Computer and Technology Tips Since using a technology is part of the process of learning online, it is useful to learn how to use technology to save you time and frustration.