Upcoming Classes ​and Events at the Training Center

Open Practices

Notes:  some prior training or pre-requisites may be required for open practice sessions.  Please see the Class Descriptions page or contact the training center for more information.

Please check the Training Center calendar to confirm drop in practices. Some practices may be canceled due to conflicting events or extreme weather.

Open Rally Practice

Sunday Mornings

8:00 - 10:30 a.m.

​Ongoing

Matches and  other events may affect Date/Time. 

See Calendar for changes.

Various Leaders

No reservation needed-just drop in

​$5 per dog

4H Conformation Practice​​

Sunday afternoons

2:00 - 4 p.m.

​Ongoing, 4H Only

Various Leaders

No reservation needed

FREE for 4H members

Contact your 4H leader for details

Open Obedience Group Distraction Practice

Monday Evenings

7:00 - 8:00 p.m.

​​Ongoing

Cost is $10

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Other events may affect Date/Time.  See Calendar for changes.

Various Leaders

​No reservation needed-just drop in

Open Conform​ation Practice​​

Tuesday Evenings

7:00 - 8:00 p.m. All dogs.

​Ongoing

Other events may affect Date/Time. 

See Calendar for changes. 

Various Leaders

No reservation needed-just drop in

​$5 per dog

Open Obedience Practice

Saturday Mornings

9:00 - 11:30 a.m.

​Ongoing

Matches and  other events may affect Date/Time.  See Calendar for changes.

Various Leaders

​No reservation needed-just drop in

$5 per dog

Novice, Open and Utility Drop-In Practices

These practices will now be run similar to the open obedience practices ICCKC offers Saturday mornings.


These practices are ongoing.


Thursdays:       

1:00 - 1:45 Novice

1:45 - 2:30 Open

2:30 - 3:15 Utility


There will be a member of ICCKC available at all times to assist in your practice.   All you have to do is ask!


$5 per session per dog.

Classes

Please be aware that your place in the class will not be reserved until we have received your payment, your registration form (showing that your dog meets the criteria for the class), and the waiver form.


 See class and registration information below, or contact the training center for details. ICCKCtraining@gmail.com.


Registration Information 

Location:     ICCKC Training Center (Unless specified below)

                         5200 Sawyer Ave Garden City ID 

Class Fee:    $100, $75 for ICCKC members​

Class Registration Form

Waiver

* This form is a pdf file that will open after you click the link. If the file does not open automatically, check your Downloads folder.


NEW! ------- AKC CGC Testing Only

See a description of this test on the Class Descriptions page.

Date:      Saturday, May 6, 2023 

Time:     1:00 to 4:00 p.m. 


To sign up or for questions about the test, please contact Kelli. There will be a cost for this test.

Email: Kl@stringsongs.com

AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy

See a description of this class on the Class Descriptions page.

In order to pass this class, participants will need to attend 6 classes.


NOTE: This class often gets filled up to a month in advance of the start date.  If you are interested, do not hesitate to send your forms and payment to the address listed on the registration form.  Your spot in the class is not secured until your payment is received.

Dates:    Thursday, Feb 23, 2023, through Thursday, April 6, 2023 - Full

Time:     7:00 to 8:00 p.m. 

Limits:   8 students max.


Dates:    Thursday, April 27, 2023, through Thursday, June 8, 2023 - Full

Time:     7:00 to 8:00 p.m. 

Limits:   8 students max.


Dates:    Thursday, Aug 24, 2023, through Thursday, Oct 5, 2023

Time:     7:00 to 8:00 p.m. 

Limits:   8 students max.


Dates:    Thursday, Oct 19, 2023, through Thursday, Dec 7, 2023
                (Skipping Nov 24th)

Time:     7:00 to 8:00 p.m. 

Limits:   8 students max.


Instructor:  Various -  each instructor is working from the same syllabus to facilitate consistency and flow of information.

AKC CGC Class

See a description of this class on the Class Descriptions page.

NOTE: This class often gets filled up to a month in advance of the start date.  If you are interested, do not hesitate to send your forms and payment to the address listed on the registration form.  Your spot in the class is not secured until your payment is received.


Dates:   Tuesday, March 7, 2023 , through Tuesday, April 11, 2023 - Full

Time:     6:00 to 7:00 p.m. 

​Limits:  10 students max.


Dates:   Tuesday, April 18, 2023 , through Tuesday, May 23, 2023 - 5 Spaces Left

Time:     6:00 to 7:00 p.m. 

​Limits:  10 students max.


Instructor:  Sarah for small class, Sarah and Alice for larger classes

Rally - Advanced

See a description of this class on the Class Descriptions page. This class will run for six weeks. Limit of 6 students.

NOTE: This class often gets filled up to a month in advance of the start date.  If you are interested, do not hesitate to send your forms and payment to the address listed on the registration form.  Your spot in the class is not secured until your payment is received.


Dates:   Wednesday, Feb 22, 2023 through Wednesday, April 5, 2023 - Full
              (no class on March 8th)

​Time:     7:00 to 8:00 p.m. 

Limits:  6 students max.

Instructor:  Leesa and Vicky

Rally - Novice

See a description of this class on the Class Descriptions page. This class will run for six weeks. Limit of 7 students.

NOTE: This class often gets filled up to a month in advance of the start date.  If you are interested, do not hesitate to send your forms and payment to the address listed on the registration form.  Your spot in the class is not secured until your payment is received.


Dates:   Wed, May 17, 2023 through Wed, June 21, 2023 ​ - Full


​Time:     7:30 to 8:30 p.m. 

Limits:  7 students max.

Instructor:  Leesa and Vicky

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Training Center Events

ICCKC Rally Drop-In Workshops

“HOW THE HECK DO I TEACH MY DOG TO DO THAT?”

5200 N. Sawyer, Unit C, Garden City, ID


Dates:

     Sunday March 5

               Beginners (Rally Novice):  3-4 PM

               Advanced through Master:  4-5 PM

     Wednesday March 15 

              Beginners (Rally Novice):  2-3 PM

              Advanced through Master:  3-4 PM

     Sunday March 26

               Beginners (Rally Novice):  3-4 PM

               Advanced through Master:  4-5 PM

     Wednesday March 29

              Beginners (Rally Novice):  2-3 PM

             Advanced through Master:  3-4 PM


Cost:  $10 per 45-minute DROP-IN working sessions


Instructor:  Sarah Nott


Beginners (Rally Novice): WORKING ON THE BASICS:

heeling, fronts, finishes, turns, sits, downs, stays, change of pace, spirals, weaving, figure 8, call front, etc.

Bring your dog, leash, treats, toys, happy attitude, and questions!


Advanced through Master: THOSE PESKY HARDER SIGNS:

pivots, jumping, (including sending to jump), stand, stationery front, moving stand and down, back-up, circling, cones, and spins., etc.

Bring your dog, a leash and/or light line, toys, treats, happy attitude, and questions!

 

These open sessions are meant to instruct handler with dog how to teach and correctly perform the exercises needed for the various Rally stations without setting up the signs. Beginners is also of value for Beginner Novice Obedience.

Scheduled matches and tests require pre-registration, typically by email. See match/test details for payment, typically, day of match/test.  See complete registration and contact information below, or contact the training center for details.

Upcoming ICCKC Plan C Matches

5200 N. Sawyer, Unit C, Garden City, ID



Obedience:    Saturday, April 8, 2023.  The match will start at 1:00 pm.
Rally:               Sunday, April 9, 2023
Pre-Entry
Required By: April 3, 2023


Obedience:     Saturday, May 13,  2023
Rally:               Sunday, May 14, 2023
Pre-Entry
Required By: May 8, 2023


Rally:               Saturday, June 17, 2023
Obedience:    Sunday, June 18, 2023
Pre-Entry
Required By: June 12, 2023


$10 per run through


Sign up for the matches via email to Alice at udxairedale@aol.com with the following info:

     Your name

     Your dog's call name

     Class(es) you want to enter

     Jump height if applicable


NEW REQUIREMENT:  You must pre-register by the Monday before the match in order to participate.  When I receive your email, I always reply usually within a couple days confirming receipt of your entry request.  If you don't hear from me within that time frame, please assume I didn't receive it and send another email.


No payment is necessary to sign up.  Just pay at the match.

A judging schedule will be emailed to you prior to the match.  


Obedience match:  It will be run like a trial.  This is not a rent-a-ring type match.  A judge will put you through the exercises, although you won't be given a score.  Food and toys are allowed.  Gentle corrections only.  No second run-throughs per class.  Only collars allowed at an AKC trial are allowed.


Rally Match:  AKC regulation courses will be set up for all five levels.  Someone will act as a judge, although you won't be given a score.  Each exhibitor will be able to run the same dog twice in the same class.  Food and toys are allowed.  Gentle corrections only.  Only collars allowed at an AKC trial are allowed.