Sports Training Through FDSA

Nicole offers online instruction on Rally, Obedience, and other dog sports topics through!

6-Week Classes

Offered through Fenzi Dog Sports Academy

Get Ready to Rally – Advancing to Rally Excellent!

Once you get into the Rally ring, most teams move through the Novice level fairly quickly.  Be prepared for move ups with this class on Advanced and Excellent signs! We will focus on the AKC signs for this class, but if you compete in another venue and need help with a sign, just let me know and I’m happy to add it in!

Start Date: Oct. 1, 2022

Registration Opens: Sept. 22, 2022

From Pivots to Practical Heeling

If you feel overwhelmed when you think about teaching your dog to heel or you simply don’t know where to start, this is the class for you. Instead of obsessing about every little detail (also a wonderful path for those that want that!), this class will offer a simple yet effective way to teach practical […]

Start Date: October 1, 2022

Registration Opens: September 22, 2022

10-Day Workshops

Offered through Fenzi Dog Sports Academy

Stays For All Occasions – Active Sits and Relaxed Downs

Does your dog struggle with stays? Maybe you have trouble teaching duration. Or your dog can’t relax on the station or in a down stay. Perhaps it falls apart when you add distance. Stays are critical for dog sports, whether it’s an active stay like an agility start line or an obedience recall, or a relaxed stay while you set up a training session or talk to your instructor.

Start Date: October 2, 2022

Registration Opens: September 22, 2022

Training Tips for TEAM Rally: Level One

Woohoo – TEAM Rally is here! Get a jumpstart on this new virtual titling program by joining me for this 7 day workshop. I will go through each of the level 1 exercises in detail, showing you how to train the skills and avoid common mistakes. Whether you want to earn the TEAM Rally title […]

Start Date: October 23, 2022

Registration Opens: September 22, 2022

Getting Dizzy? Spins and Turns in Master Rally

The Master rally classes are SO fun, but teaching all those spins and turns can be a bit intimidating! Not anymore! Join me as I break down each of these turns and make them easier for both you and your canine companion. The hour-long lecture will cover all of the spins and turns in the […]

Start Date: November 13, 2022

Registration Opens: October 22, 2022

Live Webinars

Offered through Fenzi Dog Sports Academy

5 Games to Teach Your Dog to Stay Connected

Do you struggle to get your dog to pay attention to you? Is your dog really distracted during training or trials? Do you sometimes wonder how you can build attention and connection between you and your dog? Dogs disconnect from their handlers for lots of reasons, and it’s a very frustrating problem to have! Thankfully, […]

When: October 6, 2022 at 6pm PT

Popular Props for Performance

Most trainers recognize how helpful props can be for teaching and improving behaviors, but where do you start? This webinar will give you a nice outline of many common props and how they can help your dog’s performance. Learn how to teach the props, how to fade them, and everything in between! Some of the […]

When: October 27, 2022 at 6pm PT

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