Continuing education is an essential component for APHA-approved judges. We strive to develop high-quality judges who are able to precisely evaluate and rank entries in a variety of classes, in keeping with rules set forth by the association.

Color Breed Council International Equine Judges Seminar  (FOR CARDED JUDGES)

February 1-4, 2022

Tulsa, Oklahoma

2022 CBC Covid-19 Protocol

Visit www.colorbreedcouncil.com for details and registration forms.

Formerly the International Equine Judges Academy

March 18-20, 2022
Ft. Worth, Texas

Want to be a horse-show judge? Desire to know what the judges are looking for in the show ring? Participate in Collegiate or Youth Judging Contests and looking for an edge over the competition? The HorseIQ Live is your solution.

Prospective and current judges, as well as collegiate judging teams and exhibitors from all disciplines in the equine industry, are invited to attend. Seminars will cover a wide array of classes, including performance and halter classes for ranch-, western- and hunter-type horses.

Pre-Registration is open now until March 1st. Registrations may be submitted up until the start of the seminar. Registration fees vary depending upon the number of seminar days attended and whether your registration is submitted before or after the pre-registration deadline.
Starting in 2022, HorseIQ Live, formerly the International Judges Academy, will no longer be held at CBC. Instead, this seminar will be hosted by APHA at the APHA headquarters in Ft. Worth, TX .
Seminar Schedule
HorseIQ Live Registration Form
Please contact APHA Senior Director of Judges, Shows & Education, David Dellin for additional questions at (817) 718-4223 or ddellin@apha.com.

2023 European Education Summit

Date TBD
Over the first two days, you’ll receive in-depth instruction on what today’s judges are looking for in halter, showmanship, Western pleasure, hunter under saddle, Western horsemanship, hunt seat equitation, trail, Western riding, reining, and ranch horse classes. This seminar is required for all APHA European judge applicants and carded judges.
For more information regarding the 2023 European Education Summit and registration, click here.
Contact APHA Director of Judges David Dellin for additional questions at (817) 718-4223 or ddellin@apha.com.