Course curriculum

  • 1

    Week 1

  • 2

    Week 2

    • Eye Contact- Step 2: Adding Duration

    • Hand Touch- Step 1 & 2: Targeting

    • Heel- Step 3 & 4: Moving Forward

    • Sit- Step 2: Fading the Lure

    • Down- Step 1: Luring

    • Come- Step 1: Establish Criteria

  • 3

    Week 3

    • Eye Contact- Step 3: Adding into Behaviors

    • Hand Touch- Step 3: Adding Distance

    • Heel Position- Step 5 : Begin Fading Lure

    • Sit- Step 3: No Jump Exercise

    • Down- Step 2- Begin Fading Lure

    • Come- Step 2 & 3: Adding Collar Grab

    • Leave it- Step 1 & 2: Shaping & Naming

    • Place/Stay on your Mat- Step 1 & 2: Shaping

  • 4

    Week 4

    • Hand Touch- Step 4: Multiple Touches

    • Heel- Step 6 & 7: Fade Lure & Game

    • Sit- Step 4: Stay for Petting

    • Down- Steps 3 & 4: Down to Sit

    • Come- Steps 4 & 5: Recall Games

    • Leave it- Steps 3 & 4: Leave Accessible Item

    • Place/Stay on your Mat- Steps 3 & 4: Duration

    • Engagement Game- Step 1: Stationary Sustained Focus

    • Greeting Exercise: Neutrality

  • 5

    Week 5

    • Hand Touch- Step 5: Multiple Heights

    • Heel- Step 8: Adding Sit

    • Sit & Down- Step 5: Generalization

    • Come- Step 5: Calling off Distractions

    • Leave it- Steps 5 & 6: Dropped Food

    • Place/Stay on you Mat- Steps 5 & 6: Adding Distance

    • Engagement Game- Steps 2 & 3: Sustained Focus with Movement

    • Foundations 1... Is Just the Beginning!