Virtual 4-H Judges Certification & Training

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2021 Virtual 4-H Judges Certification & Training Flyer

Please join us for Virtual 4-H Judges Certification & Training, 6 p.m. (CST), every Monday, beginning April 5th, 2021 and follows April 12, 19, and 26. This school is for horse show judges, aspiring judges, judging team coaches, and youth! We will have classroom demonstrations as well as live classes to judge. The main classes will cover: Ranch Pleasure, Western Riding, Showmanship, Nebraska 4-H Rules, and Hunt Seat Equitation.

Each participant will receive a kit with materials by April 1. Each kit will include: bit gauge or t-shirt, 2021 Nebraska Horse Show and Judging Guide, steno-pad, a practice exam, printed materials. Deadline to sign up to receive kits by the start of the training is March 1.

We will email Zoom links for each week and additional information regarding the workshop. If you would like to take the 4-H certification test, you can plan on taking it April 26, after the zoom meeting.


  1. Dr. Kathy Anderson - UNL Extension Equine Specialist; AQHA & APHA Judge
  2. Dr. Lena Luck - UNL Youth Equine Specialist
  3. Clay Cavinder - Mississippi State University
  4. John Pipkin - West Texas A&M University
  5. Sarah Schobert - Texas A&M University

Registration cost: $40
Please make checks out to University of Nebraska-Lincoln and mail by March 1. Please include a copy of the emailed receipt in the payment envelope.

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Take the 4-H certification test at no additional cost April 26.

More information on the Nebraska 4-H Horse Show Judge Certification test.

For more information, please contact Grace Kim at

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