Educational Judges Seminars
Educational Judging Seminars
AQHA Judge Education
If you would like to learn more about how to judge a variety of AQHA-approved classes or just want to hear how judges are instructed to judge your favorite class visit AQHUniversity. Courses are available to the general public at the cost of $250 per course.
Registration can be done by visiting the AQHUniversity.
Level 1 Judge Information
Why test for your Level 1 Judges card?
Gives you a "foot in the door."
A Level 1 judge has credentials to judge AQHA Rookie/Level 1 shows and Rookie, Level 1, EWD and speed event classes at AQHA-approved shows. Certain organizations such as IEA, and many larger 4-H and open shows require or prefer Level 1 or higher judge credentials.
It connects you with all AQHA judge education opportunities.
It provides a network to all other judges in the AQHA judge community.
Could potentially be considered by the Judges Committee when applying to test for all-around judge credentials.
If someone you know is interested have them review AQHA's requirements and submit a Specialized Judge application.
Judges Qualifying Exam
May 23-25, 2022
AQHA hosts the Judges Qualifying Exam in conjunction with APHA, WCHA and ApHC. All approved applicants will receive registration information following the 2022 AQHA Convention.
In-Person Judges Seminar
Hyatt Regency DFW
December 12-14, 2022
Registration information and room block will be available Spring 2022.