Training a horse using Positive Reinforcement, including Clicker Training –
What is it? In this module we delve further into the theory of positive reinforcement when applied in horse training such as
How to use a bridge signal or marker (such as a clicker) and why it may be useful in certain circumstances.
What reinforcers (sometimes called rewards) can we use with horses.
Why do it? – the benefits:- learn more about how positive reinforcement can aid us in communicating what we would like to see more of when training our horses
How do you do it? Learn how to set up a successful learning experience for your horse.
Learn to avoid some of the pitfalls when using a clicker and food reinforcers when training -give your horse the right start – right from the start.
What is it?
Why do it ?
How do you do it?
What are the pitfalls?
Anyone who has an interest in horses who wishes to explore how to use the least intrusive approach to training and caring for horses. Minimum age 14 years.
Applying learning Theory for Horse Husbandry, KMC Equine Course 8.4.17.