Treasure Coast Kennel Club - Agility Classes

Treasure Coast Kennel Club offers canine agility training classes. Please contact our Training Coordinator for current and upcoming training sessions. Come have fun with your dog in agility at the Treasure Coast Kennel Club. Agility is great exercise for you and your dog.

 

Please be sure you have read, and abide by our Aggressive Dog Policy prior to registering for this course. 

To register for a TCKC Agility Class: 

 

Step 1) Review our Aggressive Dog Policy

Step 2) Complete the Class Registration form, return it by email or standard mail

Step 3) Contact instructor for class availability, send a check or money order made payable to TCKC, and mail it to the class Instructor:

 

Please note:  classes are typically held at TCKC clubhouse, due to Covid precautions, class location may change.  Please contact instructor for specific class location.

                                                   Intro to Agility Level  l & II   

                                                                        AND

                                                   Novice/Beginner Agility

                                                               Slim Barker (instructor)

                                                            1703 S 28th St.

                                                       Fort Pierce, FL  34947

                                         barbara.barker@stlucieschools.org

                                                            772-971-7337

     

 

                                                      Competition Agility

                                                     Jen Young

                                             216 Smallwood Ave

                                           Fort Pierce, FL 34982

                                         jenyoung78@yahoo.com

                                                            772-342-2551

Contact Instructor for class availability and payment instructions

 

Introduction to Agility - Level I

Program: Introduction to jumps, including the tire jump, tunnel and weave poles. Begin getting the dog accustomed to working on both the right and left sides of the handler. Continue to strengthen control commands. 

 

Maximum students per class: 4 students. Class is kept small to provide individual attention.

 

Pre-requisite: Dog must know Basic Obedience, have solid sits, downs, stays and come and be minimum 12 months of age. Final approval rests with the Instructor.

 

Time: Tuesday evenings at 7:10PM - 7:55PM

Where: TCKC clubhouse (Georgia Ave.)
Class Cost:   $80.00 for 6 weeks (TCKC members $60)

 

2021 Session Dates:

         Jan 11, March 8, May 3, Sept 13, Nov 1

Instructor:   

Slim Barker

1703 S 28th St.

Fort Pierce, FL  34947

barbara.barker@stlucieschools.org

772-971-7337

 

 

Please note: time or date subject to change, please contact class instructor for exact class information.

Please contact instructor as class location has possibly changed due to Covid precautions.

Introduction to Agility - Level II

Program: Work with contacts and contact obstacles including the dog walk, teeter-totter and A-frame. Continue building on the other obstacles that you were exposed to in Level I, preparing for off leash work and improving dog/handler teamwork. 

 

Maximum students per class: 4 students. Class is kept small to provide individual attention.


Pre-requisite: Introduction to Agility - Level I or Instructor Approval

Time: Tuesday evenings at 8:00PM - 8:45PM

Where: TCKC Clubhouse (Georgia Ave.)

Class Cost:   $80.00 for 6 weeks (TCKC members $60)

2021 Session Dates:

        Jan 11, March 8, May 3, Sept 13, Nov 1

Instructor:  

Slim Barker

1703 S 28th St.

Fort Pierce, FL  34947

barbara.barker@stlucieschools.org

772-971-7337

 

Please note: time or date subject to change, please contact class instructor for exact class information.

Please contact instructor as class location has possibly changed due to Covid precautions.

Novice/Beginner Agility

Program: Continue improving on the skills learned in Introduction to Agility - Levels I and II, pairing and sequencing obstacles and focusing on distance skills and handling techniques.

 

Pre-requisite: Introduction to Agility - Level II  or Instuctor Approval

 

Time: Tuesdays at 6:00PM - 7:00PM 

Where: TCKC clubhouse (Georgia Ave.)

Class Cost:   $80.00 for 6 weeks (TCKC members $60)

2021 Session Dates:

         Jan11, March 8, May 3, Sept 13, Nov 1 

Instructor:  

Slim Barker

1703 S 28th St.

Fort Pierce, FL  34947

barbara.barker@stlucieschools.org

772-971-7337

 

Please note: time or date subject to change, please contact class instructor for exact class information.

Please contact instructor as class location has possibly changed due to Covid precautions.

Competition Agility

Program: Competition level practice for dogs who are currently competing in agility.

 

Pre-requisite: TCKC Club Member, Novice/Beginner Agility

 

Time: Mondays at 6:00 PM
Class Cost:   $15.00 per class

2021 Session Dates:

      Drop-In classes when weather permits

Instructor:   

Jen Young

216 Smallwood Ave.

Fort Pierce, FL  34982

jenyoung78@yahoo.com

772-342-2551

 

Please note: This class is only open to current TCKC members in good standing.  Instructor has sole discretion as to which dogs are allowed in the class.  Time or date subject to change, please contact class instructor for exact class information.

Agility Foundation and Canine Conditioning

Program: Introduction to key skills to help you develop a strong agility foundation for you and your dog.  You will learn motivation and impulse control techniques along with the key componets for a solid agility dog. 

We will also focus on canine conditioning to increase range of motion, flexibility, reflexes, and increase muscle tone and endurance. The exercises are designed to reduce the risk of injury and increase balance, core strength, body awareness and over-all performance.

 

Pre-requisite: None

 

Time: TBA
Dates: TBA
Class Cost: TBA

 

Instructor:    Jen Young

 

Please note: time or date subject to change, please contact training coordinator for exact class information.