Level 2 TAGteach Certification

SPECIAL OFFER: Get your Level 1 cert for $200 off!

You'll be offered the introduction to TAGteach Online Level 1 Certification course for $200 off the regular price of $400 when you register for Level 2. Scroll down for more info on what's included in the Level 1 Online Course.

LEVEL 2 TAGTEACH IN-PERSON SEMINAR

Join us to take your teaching skills to the next level by streamlining communication between you and your learners. Come and find out how to eliminate all unnecessary words so that you can talk less while teaching more. You'll learn our top tools and strategies for increasing learner motivation and success. You'll have lots of opportunities to practice breaking down your teaching goals and communicating them effectively and efficiently to your learners. There will be lots of time for deep discussions with your instructor and fellow students. One of the true joys of a TAGteach seminar is the variety of different backgounds and life experiences of the attendees, all learning from each other.

This fulfills the "Attend a live Advanced Workshop" part of the certification requirements. The remainder of the Level 2 Certification Requirements still apply.

Prerequisite: Must have Level 1 TAGteach Certification

Don't have your Level 1 TAGteach Certification? Don't worry! You can get it online for half price when you register for the Level 2 Workshop - scroll down for details. You must complete Level 1 before attending the Level 2 workshop.

Use code TAGEB75 for $75 off Extra Early Bird discount (expires Mar 31, 2023)

Use code TAGEB50 for $50 off Early Bird discount (Apr 1-May 31)


LIMITED TO 24 STUDENTS


If there's no class available that fits your schedule, please fill out this form if you're interested in joining a future cohort and we'll send you an email about additional opportunities.  

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It was Great Learning from Each Other!

A mix of people attending - it was great to learn from each other as well as from the instructor. Great videos, very clear presentation and explanation, practical examples, chances to practise and always coming back to our own priorities. I also enjoyed the presentations from others seeking certification.

Rhian Thorne - Behavior Therapist - Live Workshop Attendee


How mUch Does it Cost?

The course costs $475

This includes the assessment of your videos journal and timesheets that you will hand in after the workshop (there's no time limit for handing these in).

Bonus #1

You'll receive a free PDF copy of Theresa's book: Don't Nag Tag.

Bonus #2

You'll receive 3 free months of Full membership in TAGteach (or skip 3 payments if you're already a full member) once you earn your Level 2 certification.

Bonus #3

You'll get access to several bonus webinars and you'll have unlimited access to these

Bonus #4

You'll get access to the online mini-course: Fundamentals of TAGteach. If it's been a while since you did your level 1, we strongly advise that you review this course before attending the Level 2 workshop.

Bonus #5

You'll get the opportunity to register for the online course: Introduction to TAGteach for $200 off the regular price. This will allow to get your Level 1 TAGteach Certification before the Level 2 course starts. Please leave a bare minimum of 2 weeks to complete this course. If you don't get it done in time, we'll give you a credit so that you can register for a future Level 2 course.

Superb!

Superb. All teachers, coaches, instructors and parents can seriously benefit from TAGteaching!

Tony Cruse - Dog Trainer - Live Workshop Attendee


What Will You LEarn?

How to motivate and teach your learner in a way that gives them a choice and a partnership in the learning process
How use additional more advanced tools not covered in Level 1
How to break behavior goals into small manageable pieces and to build complex chains
How to build up new behaviors piece by piece by focusing on small successes using both forward and back chaining
How to teach in group settings and to use peer tagging and self-tagging
How to use short phrase coaching
How to use TAGteach phrasing for more complex contingencies

Sharing Ideas and Working Together

The 'collaboration' of minds - sharing ideas and working together, no matter what species each specialised in - loved it

Jodie White - Dog trainer - Advanced seminar participant


MAKE IT A VACATION!

Escape to the enchanting city of Santa Fe this August for a family-friendly experience like no other! Immerse yourselves in the rich culture and vibrant arts scene as you explore the historic streets and adobe architecture. Santa Fe comes alive with an array of activities perfect for families – from engaging art workshops and lively street performances to delicious culinary adventures featuring the region's distinctive flavors. Discover the magic of the city's renowned museums, where history comes to life, or take a stroll through the vibrant farmer's markets showcasing local crafts and cuisine. As the sun sets, be captivated by the awe-inspiring landscapes surrounding Santa Fe. Join us in the heart of the Southwest for an vacation that blends education with entertainment, promising an experience that will resonate with all ages


TERMS

PREREQUISITE

You must have your Level 1 TAGteach certification to attend this workshop. You can earn this online ahead of time through the Introduction to TAGteach online course (scroll down for details). Please give yourself at least 2 weeks to complete the Level 1 course. If you don't get it finished in time you will not ba able to attend the Level 2 Workshop. In this case we'll give you a credit so that you can attend a Level 2 either live or virtually at a later date when we run one of these courses.

REFUND POLICY

If this event is cancelled by TAGteach for any reason, you will get a full refund.

If you cannot attend or decide to withdraw for any reason a refund will be available as follows:

Before Mar 31: 100% refund

Before Apr 30: 75% refund

Before May 31: 50% refund

After May 31: no refund - credit only

After the refund periods are over, if you choose to withhdraw, you will be offered a credit to be applied to any future Level 2 virtual or live workshop with no restriction. You may choose the credit instead of a refund, but if you choose the credit you can't change to a refund at a later date.


SPECIAL OFFER: Get your Level 1 cert for $200 off!

You'll be offered this course for $200 off the regular price of $400 when you register for Level 2. Scroll down for more info on what's included in the Level 1 Online Course.

Level 1 TAGteach Certification Online Self study

If you're registered for this course please login to access it.

We invite you to become part of the TAGteach community and earn your TAGteach Level 1 Certification from the comfort of your own home with this self-study online course.

What Will You Learn?

At the conclusion of the course you should be able to apply the principles learned in this course to help you be a more effective teacher, coach, manager or parent. You'll have had practical experience applying the on-line lessons through home exercises so you'll have the confidence to begin applying the lessons at work or at home.

How Will This Benefit You?

With the knowledge and experience gained during this course, you’ll be able to create laser focused instructions, provide timely and informative feedback, and create a positive learning environment for you and your learners. 

How Long Does the Course Take?

You complete the course at your own pace and from wherever you have internet access. The course takes approximately 9 hours to complete not including the time for the home exercises and to read  the reading materials. 

We estimate that it takes about 10 additional hours to do the home exercises and TAGteach practice.

If you spend 1.5-2 hours per day you could get your Level 1 in 2 weeks.

Cost and Equipment

The cost ($400) is paid by credit card or paypal. This includes the Level 1 Certification. 

With the purchase of the Level 2 Certification Course you will get this course for $250.

There are no extra fees for text books or supplemental materials. You will need a "tagger" (also known as a clicker - available at many pet supply stores). You need to have internet access.  Access to a printer may also be helpful if you are not comfortable reading online. Once enrolled, you have unlimited access to the course for as long as we keep the course going.This course works on all mobile devices.

A Powerful and Simple Approach

The simplicity and power of this approach are remarkable. The extent to which the Founders of this movement have been able to continuously adapt, improve, and apply this simplistic approach to new and different populations and applications is stunning.

Dr Carl Binder, CEO - The Peformance Thinking Network, LLC


What Will You LEarn?

How to motivate and teach your learner in a way that gives them a choice and a partnership in the learning process
How use the basic TAGteach tools
How to break behavior goals into small manageable pieces
How to reduce your language to give clear instructions to your learner
How to apply the TAGteach WOOF protocol
How to create a tag point
How to use TAGteach phrasing

WHat learners are saying

I strongly recommend this

"This was an excellent course! The content was very clear and the format was easy to use. The videos, practice exercises and worksheets combined to make the online learning experience much like an in-person, hands-on class. 

The material is consistent with the current research and practice in the science of human behavior. I strongly recommend this training to anyone in a position to teach others or help them to develop beneficial habits!"

Laraine Winston BCBA, LMHC


Exceptional Teaching

"The content presentation is excellent, the videos wonderful. The course and concepts deserve all the support that can be given."

Jill Kolar – School Teacher (retired)


I had so much fun participating in the TAGteach Online Course!

"The layout is extremely well-organized and very user-friendly. The content of each Lesson is excellent, while watching and practicing TAGteach skills along with each engaging video and interactive worksheets. I refer to the handouts frequently while developing my own personal and professional goals and success points. Thank you for bringing TAGteach to an online course."

Laura Monaco Torelli, CPDT, KPACTP - Animal Behavior Training Concepts and Karen Pryor Academy for Animal Training & Behavior, Student Application Coordinator


Improve Your Instruction

I highly recommend the course if you are wanting to more effectively and efficiently improve your instruction with clients.

Julie Barber


Amazing Course

"I appreciate the behavior analytic approach, as a Board Certified Behavior Analyst. I love the application of practice and guided instruction within the online class format, and thought the videos were very helpful (since I was unable to attend a live training)."

Robin Arnall, BCBA


I love the online course!

"It is clear that a great deal of time, expertise and attention went into its creation. The use of Scott’s supporting documentation is very use friendly. My impression was that it resulted in a high-end professional experience for the user."

Danielle G. Theule-  DDS, CPDT, KPA CTP, TAGteacher Level 1, CGC Evaluator – Canis Jedi Canine Training


How mUch Does it Cost?

The course costs $200 with the purchase of the Level 2 Certification (regular $400)

This cost of this course is the same as the price of our live Level 1 Workshop and includes the certification assessment fee.

Bonus #1

You'll receive a free PDF copy of Theresa's book: Don't Nag Tag.

Bonus #2

You'll receive 3 free months of Full membership in TAGteach (or skip 3 payments if you're already a full member) once you earn your Level 1 certification.

Students Win!

Having stripped away the instructional noise, McKeon hands us the sharpest essentials to teach kindly and effectively. With these strategies, students win.

Susan G Friedman, PhD Utah State University and Behavior+Works


Tagteach certifIcation

Level 1 TAGteach Certification

You'll earn your Level 1 TAGteach certification by completing this course.

As a Level 1 TAGteacher you may refer to yourself as a TAGteacher and may use TAGteach (and call it such) with your clients. You may use the the certification badge at your website and in your printed marketing materials as long as you remain a member in good standing.

You may participate in free educational sessions to help spread the word about TAGteach. For example, Lunch and Learn or local Chamber of Commerce breakfast meetings. Please contact us and we will provide PowerPoint and videos for such presentations.

You may not hold training sessions in person or online to instruct others on the application of TAGteach. The TAGteach name is a registered trademark and you may not use it in any commercial applications (lectures, webinars, publications etc).

Higher Levels of Certification

To obtain higher levels of certification there are additional requirements. 

Click here for more information on TAGteach certification

Sharing Ideas and Working Together

The 'collaboration' of minds - sharing ideas and working together, no matter what species each specialised in - loved it

Jodie White - Dog trainer - Advanced seminar participant


Continuing Education UNits

In order to receive a Certificate of Completion, you will need to complete the course and pass the quiz.

CEUs from Level 1 Course are available from the following:

CCPDT, IAABC and KPA: 9 CEUs

BACB: 10.5 CEUs (additional fee of $30 applies)

In order to obtain the CEUs you must obtain a Certificate of Completion.

The Certificate of Completion shows that you completed the course and is sufficient for the CEUs listed above. In order to obtain TAGteach Level 1 Certification you also need to hand in your journal, worksheets and videos for assessment. This is optional, you can take the course without getting TAGteach Level 1 Certification.

Tagteach certifIcation

This Course Includes Level 1 TAGteach Certification

Group discounts are available if you wish to enroll 5 or more people. Please send an email to joan@tagteach.com for more information.

SPECIAL OFFER: Get your Level 1 cert for $200 off!

If there's 2 weeks to go before the level 2 starts you've got lots of time to get your Level 1. You'll be offered this course for $200 off the regular price of $400 when you register for Level 2. Scroll up for more info on what's included in the Level 1 Online Course.