Written Materials

GENERAL INFORMATION: The entire collection of written materials used in the Trainers' Exam Prep Class is now available for purchase online.  You get a 105  page "Study Guide" that includes a barn test study guide, discussion of the rules of racing, a focus  problems and discussion of entering horses with the correct weight. This is the same study guide provided by ROAP  and The Jockey Club for the National Trainers' Exam. Dr. McLellan edited the National Trainers Exam and wrote the guidelines for the barn test portion of the National exam.  Included in this 2013 packet is a CD with SEVEN narrated power point shows that coincide with the rules of racing study guide; a ROAP produced DvD entitled "Duties of Racing Officials"; two pocket English/Spanish translator books and more.  Also included are practice entries and study sheets.  A link to a multiple choice review test is provided upon email request

Applicants purchasing this material receive a $150 credit on tuition for any Trainers' Exam Prep Class attended within 12 months of purchase. 

COST: $145 plus $16.95 for shipping. (Scroll down for link.) 

Subject Matter Outline

Preface - Taking a trainer's licensing exam
Health, Nutrition, Behavior, Bandaging and Tacking of Barn test
Trainer responsibility, licensing, administrative rules
Definitions and Duties of Racing Officials, "The Three Lists"
Terminology; Equine anatomy & physiology; Bandaging 
Morning routine and track rules
Track layout and distances and rules pertaining to distances
Understanding the Condition Book

Preference Date System
Entry procedures,
   Rules regarding making entries
   Lasix rule & entering 
   Rule regarding coupled entry 
   Entering horses with correct weight
Claiming rules
Entering with correct weight example problems
100 question practice test 
and more

To order a complete set of Trainers' Exam Prep Class Materials and pay $145 plus $16.95 shipping/handling using your credit card (or PayPal account) click the "Buy Now" button below. (Materials ship within 4 business days of order receipt.)