CORE-IENTATION

  • Welcome to CORE
  • Winning Poker: A Hand History

LEVEL I: FUNDAMENTALS

Math I

  • Math 101
  • Poker Math Concepts
  • Poker Math Calculations
  • Math I Quiz

Betting I

  • Betting 101
  • Positional Advantage
  • Stack-to-Pot Ratio
  • Value Betting
  • Bluffing
  • Protection
  • Bet Sizing Basics
  • Bet Sizing Conventions
  • Facing Bets
  • Betting I Quiz

Ranges I

  • Ranges 101
  • Range Matrix & Percentage Form
  • Parts of a Range
  • The 3 Laws of Hand Reading
  • Ranges I Quiz

Preflop I

  • Preflop 101
  • Preflop Spots & Thought Process
  • Open Range Charts
  • Preflop Range Construction
  • Preflop I Quiz

LEVEL II: SKILLS

Math II

  • Calculations
  • Expected Value
  • Equity
  • Pot Odds
  • Implied & Reverse Odds
  • Breakeven Percentage
  • Combos
  • Fold Equity
  • Calculations Quiz
  • Refinements
  • Blockers & Card Removal
  • Backdoor Draws
  • Advanced EV Formula
  • Game Theory 101
  • ICM
  • Refinements Quiz
  • Probabilities
  • Common Probabilities
  • Variance & Results
  • Runout Modeling
  • Probabilities Quiz

Postflop I

  • Postflop 101
  • Flop Dynamics
  • Types of Flops
  • Streets of Value
  • Postflop I Quiz

Cognition I

  • Cognition 101
  • Professionalism
  • Writing & Saving Your Hands
  • How To Study Your Hands
  • A-Game
  • Embracing Mistakes

Ranges II

  • Frequencies & Balance
  • Frequencies
  • Balance
  • Exploiting Frequencies
  • Frequencies & Balance Quiz
  • Range Shaping
  • Capped Ranges
  • Polarized Ranges
  • Merged Ranges
  • Range Elasticity
  • Range Advantage
  • Range Shaping Quiz

Preflop II

  • Entering Pots Preflop
  • Preflop Raising
  • Effective Stacks Preflop
  • Limping
  • Pain Threshold
  • Calling Preflop
  • Isolation Raising
  • Limping, Raising & Calling Quiz
  • Preflop Maneuvering
  • Stealing & Restealing
  • Trapping Preflop
  • Straddles
  • Preflop Maneuvering Quiz
  • 3-Betting Preflop
  • 3-Betting for Value
  • Bluff 3-Betting
  • Squeezing
  • 3-Betting Preflop Quiz
  • 4-Betting, 5-Betting & Shoving
  • 4- and 5-Bet Ranges
  • Shoving Preflop
  • Calling Preflop All-Ins
  • 4-Betting, 5-Betting & Shoving Quiz

Postflop II

  • Continuation Bets
  • C-Betting Myths
  • Hit Frequencies
  • C-Betting Principles
  • When to Not C-Bet
  • Continuation Bets Quiz
  • Planning Your Line
  • Effective Stacks Postflop
  • The 70% Model
  • HU vs. MW Pots
  • Pot Control
  • Slowplaying Postflop
  • Check-Raising Flops
  • Check-Raising Turns
  • Facing Raises
  • Making Donk Bets
  • Stack Depth Dynamics
  • Turn & River Texture
  • Thinking Ahead
  • Planning Your Line Quiz
  • Postflop Bet Sizing
  • Small Ball & Long Ball Poker
  • Adjusting Bet Sizing by Player Type
  • Overbetting
  • Underbetting
  • Postflop Bet Sizing Quiz
  • Barreling
  • Barrels
  • Double Barrel Bluffs
  • Double Barrelling for Value
  • Triple Barrel Bluffing
  • Barreling Quiz
  • Calling Postflop
  • Floating
  • Facing Donk Bets
  • Bet Sizing Tells
  • Calling Postflop Quiz

Cognition II

  • River Decisions
  • Hero Folds
  • Hero Calls
  • Thin Value
  • River Decisions Quiz
  • Table Dynamics
  • Player Profiling
  • Table Image
  • Strategic Deviation
  • Table Dynamics Quiz
  • Soft Skills
  • Emotional Numbing & Resilience
  • Being Table Captain
  • Live Reads
  • Soft Skills Quiz

LEVEL III: CASH & TOURNAMENT HANDS

Over 75 hand histories are analyzed at a variety of cash game stakes and tournament stack sizes. These lessons combine foundational elements and skills to break down specific situations and complete in-depth explorations of single hands. Each lesson takes typically 15-20 minutes and requires the previous courses be completed. Expand both your playbook and your strategy by meticulously working through each hand.

LEVEL IV: CASH & TOURNAMENT COURSES

Live Cash

  • Where The Money Comes From
  • Preflop Skills
  • Don’t Pay People Off
  • Determining Value
  • $1/$2 Multiway Pots
  • $1/$2 Live Cash Quiz
  • Barreling
  • Evaluating Board Texture
  • Live Reads
  • Emotional Numbing
  • $2/$5 Live Cash Quiz
  • Exploiting Aggression
  • Playing Deep
  • Taking On The PROs
  • $5/$10 Live Cash Quiz

Tournaments

  • Introduction To Tournaments
  • Deep Stack Early Stage Play
  • Selective Aggression
  • Open Raise Sizing
  • 3-Bet Sizing
  • Starting Strategies Quiz
  • Hand Reading In Early Stages
  • Getting Short Early
  • Cruising Along
  • The Boss Stack
  • Early To Mid Stage Quiz
  • Don’t Go Broke On The Bubble
  • Bubble Crushing
  • The Mess
  • After The Mess
  • Around The Bubble Quiz
  • Getting Deep And Value Hunting
  • Push/Fold: Playing The Short Stack
  • The Resteal Zone
  • The Double Zone
  • Final Table Bubble
  • Running Deep Quiz
  • The Final Table: Part 1
  • The Final Table: Part 2
  • Closing It Out
  • Finding Value In Tournaments
  • Final Table Quiz

CORE has it all

Video, text, charts, diagrams, downloads, cash game and tournament hand histories, dozens of quizzes and badges to earn, hundreds of comments from members and coaches combine to form a poker training curriculum with no equal at any price — for $5/week.