Course Design Guidelines for Judges include Entry and Placement of Start sign, Distance Between Signs, Distance Before/After Jump, Distance Between Cones in Cone Exercises, Placement of Finish Sign, Placement of Sit-Stay, Exit, Table, Angles of Turns, Using Cone Exercises to Your Advantage, Stationary Signs with Sits, Choice of Signs for Courses, Sharing Cones/Sign Holders on Course, White Board Designs, Timing a Course
The N,I,A,X,M on each sign lets you know which class that sign can be used in. The Novice signs can be used in all classes. The Intermediate/Advanced signs can be used in all classes except Novice. (Exception: Jump cannot be used in Intermediate class). The Excellent (X) signs can be used in Excellent and Master classes. The Master signs can only be used in the Master class.