Beginning Agility - 8
Week Introduction Class
safe and correct performance of all obstacles. The concentration of the
course is on developing the motivation, speed and skills necessary for future
success in competition. Basic handling moves are taught, with an emphasis
on correct body language to insure clear communication with your dog. Training
methods are positive and the use of food treats and/or toys is required.
Clicker training is highly recommended.
- Current shot record is necessary. Dogs must be a minimum of 6 months old
and have completed an Alchemy Beginner Obedience class. A Graduation
certificate from another obedience class will be accepted. If your dog is
home schooled, he can be evaluated for basic skills of sit, down and stay.
Contact us to set up a private
Intermediate Agility -
8 Week Sessions
skills taught in beginner class are integrated into a complete sequence.
handlers are taught how to correctly walk a course, plan strategies and improve
their own performance of all handling maneuvers.
training in motivation and positive feedback for the canine teammate.
Weave pole, teeter & jumping performance will be improved and perfected.
- Current shot record is necessary. Completion of Alchemy beginner Agility
class or approval of instructor. Contact
us to set up a private evaluation.
Advanced Agility - 8
class is designed for students that are currently competing or are considered
focus of these classes is the improvement of existing handler and canine
skills. Lesson plans include advance course strategies, learning to
minimize your dog's path and course time, obstacle discrimination, layering and
level and challenges are suitable for dogs competing at the advance levels of
- Current shot record is necessary. Instructor approval is necessary for
this level. Contact us to set up
a private evaluation.
Agility classes are held in an outside training facility in Woodstock.
size is limited to 10 students.
run in 8 week sessions.
level - $160
level - $120
level - $100
lessons are also available.