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Self Study Online Course Option

    Perfect for Onsite Training

    Perfect for traditional onsite type training, our Self Study Courses are designed for students to take while attending practical skills training at the Nash Academy. Self Study Courses offer the Nash System's famous online virtual books with test questions and are open 24/7.
    More About Nash System Self Study Online Courses
    Perfect for students who value traditional learning experiences, but still want to utilize state-of-the-art educational opportunities. This course is a combination of both of these, because it is done at your practical skill learning site, with your fellow classmates and your onsite instructor. Perfect for salons which offer on the job training.

    Self Study works as a perfect adjunct to your practical skills courses. Before or after your practical courses, at lunch, at home, you can read the lessons in the Nash online virtual book and complete the required work demonstrating your understanding of the material. You can apply what you learn from the book instantly in your practical skills course, and your practical skills course provides you with hands-on learning such as the facets of the dog's behavior, temperament, and instincts.
    Self Study Online Course Features
    Study Time
    Self Study Courses are fast paced. Study time can be anytime with a self study course. Self Study Courses must be completed in one (1) week. Self Study courses consist of 4 units. Each unit consists of:
    Discussion in practical skills classroom.
    Unit Test
    Start Time
    Self Study Online Courses Start Every Week (Weekly)
    Finish Time
    Self Study Online Courses Finnish Every Week (Weekly)
    Introduction
    Students in Self Study Courses conduct introductions in a more traditional manner with their onsite practical skills instructors and classmates.

    Introductions online are not included in a Self Study Course.
    Discussions
    As a Self Study student, you are not required or will not have to participate in online course discussions. Discussions are held with onsite practical skills instructors and classmates.

    Discussions
    are not included or required in the Self Study Course.
    Search & Fetch
    As a Self Study student, you will not have to participate in Search & Fetch Assignments. Search & Fetch topics are typically discussed in the practical skills classroom with practical skills instructors and classmates.

    Search & Fetch Assignments
    are not included or required in the self study course.
    Study Questions
    As a Self Study student, you are not required or do not have to take the study questions. You can participate in study groups with other classmates to study for your unit test.

    Study Questions
    are not included or required in the Self Study Courses.
    Multiple Choice Tests
    As a Self Study student, you will be required to take online testing weekly to confirm your comprehension of the information you have studied

    Unit Tests are included in the Self Study Courses.
    All Unit Tests in the Self Study Courses must be completed weekly.
    Unit Tests in the Self Study Courses are graded immediately and automatically by the system.
    How Does it Work?
    You will be notified via email with your password to enter your Online Self Study the week before class start.
    Time to Start Class
    Self Study Online Courses open on Tuesday morning at 8AM Eastern Time and closes 7 days later at midnight Eastern Time.
    Time for Class Introductions
    In a Self Study Online Course, introductions are conducted in a more traditional manner. Your introductions are with your onsite instructors and classmates during your first day of class. Introductions are not included in the Self Study Online Course.
    Time to Study
    Now it is time to read the course material to be prepared to take your Unit Multiple Choice Tests. You have 1 week to read the material, discuss the subjects in your online with your onsite practical skills instructors and classmates.
    Time to Discuss
    You can enter your onsite discussions with your classmates on topics specifically related to the course content in all units at all times during class time. Discussions are the core of the self study courses because they give you the opportunity to discuss the most important subjects in the course with your fellow classmates in a brick and mortar, traditional type setting.
    Discussions are not included in the Self Study Online Courses.
    Time to Search & Fetch
    After discussion topics are complete, you can complete your search and fetch assignment with your onsite instructors and classmates, taking advantage of the every day events at a practical skills location, for example, finding an image pertaining to a unit topic and discussing what the image represents as a group.
    Study Questions are not included in the Self Study Courses.
    Time for Study Questions
    To prepare for your unit multiple choice test, Self Study Students discuss study material daily as a class.
    Study Questions are not included in the Self Study Courses.
    Time to Take Unit Test
    With a Self Study Course you can take your unit test any time during the week. You have 1 week to complete the unit tests. The test will be graded immediately and automatically by the system.
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