What is GTO Poker Trainer and how do I know if I am making progress?
GTO Poker Trainer is a comprehensive one-click gto poker training program for everyone who wants to level up their poker skills and become a well-rounded, solid player at any game type.
Discover why the best players all use a game theory optimal based poker strategy - here is an introduction to GTO poker that goes into more detail. The GTO Trainer offers a user a well balanced curriculum of key poker skills and a possibility to focus on specific key areas such as:
First In (RFI)
Blind defense (vs RFI OOP)
vs RFI IP
SRP: IP vs BB (hero is EP, MP, CO, BTN vs BB)
SRP: BB vs IP cbet (hero is BB facing cbet vs EP, MP, CO, BTN)
3BP: Blinds vs IP (hero is SB, BB vs EP, MP, CO, BTN)
3BP: IP vs Blinds cbet (hero is EP, MP, CO, BTN facing cbet vs SB, BB)
3BP: IP vs Blinds x (hero is EP, MP, CO, BTN facing check vs SB, BB)
SRP: BB vs SB (hero is BB vs SB in limp or raised pot)
SRP: SB vs BB (hero is SB vs BB in limp or raised pot)
SRP: RFI OOP (hero is EP, MP, CO vs an IP call e.g from BTN)
SRP: RFI IP vs cbet (hero is IP caller facing cbet vs a raise from EP, MP, CO)
SRP: RFI IP vs x (hero is IP caller facing check vs a raise from EP, MP, CO)
3BP: IP (hero is IP 3bettor vs EP, MP, CO)
3BP: OOP vs cbet (hero is OOP facing cbet after calling a 3b from IP)
During training sessions, the GTO Poker Trainer will prioritize the most important spots and common user mistakes in each area. Users can chart their progress in each of the key skills.
How do I know if I am making progress? RangeConverter GTO training program a system of badges and crowns. Key areas are represented in the UI as a wall of badges to fill in and complete. Click on a badge to train hands from just that category.
The key skills badges represent proficiency in key areas essential to a poker player e.g. opening ranges, blind defense. Different game types will have different Key Skills badges relevant to that game.
There is also an Overall Skill badge to play a fast fold game where you'll face a variety of scenarios and play through a hand. You'll still be scored in each of the relevant Key Skills badges as you face decisions in those areas.
Each of the badges fills up according to progress in that area and turns into a crown when complete. You will collect crowns as you play hands correctly in Key Skills categories. Overall Skill crowns are awarded as you collect crowns in the Key Skills.
The evaluation ring around a badge is colored according to average score. This is the same as the hand scoring, and will be colored red, orange, yellow and green, depending on average performance. Red color means blunder, orange means large mixing error and yellow - small mixing error. Green ring means correct. Goal is to collect all 5 crowns with a green ring for each of the Key Skills badges.
Overall Skill badge This is the default mode of the trainer. Click on the Overall Skill badge to play a fast fold game where you'll face a variety of scenarios and play through the hand. You'll still be scored in each of the relevant Key Skills badges as you face decisions in those areas.
Preflop Key Skills badges Preflop Key Skills badges represent the essential preflop skills required for the game type. They include: First In, Blind defense, BvB, vs RFI, vs Limp, vs 3b+. Click on any of the Preflop Key Skills badges to train decisions of that type only, e.g. First In in order to practice poker opening ranges and starting hands.
Postflop Key Skills badges Postflop Key Skills badges represent the essential postflop skills required for the game type.
There are many different Postflop Key Skills to train, depending on the game type. Some examples include:
SRP: IP vs BB, SRP: BB vs IP cbet, 3BP: Blinds vs IP, 3BP: IP vs Blinds cbet and check, SRP: blind vs blind, plus many more.