Upcoming K-9 Training and Events

Know of an upcoming K-9 event or training session you would like listed in our magazine or on our website?
Email it to us at events@k9copmagazine.com.



 July 2017

July 17July 28 – Edisto Island, SC
Military Train the Trainers Course

For more info, contact: Kelli Schettler Email:kelli@gak9.com Website:gak9.com


August 2017

August 1 – August 3 – Honolulu, HI
ATF National Odor Recognition Testing (NORT) and TATP/HMTD/HME Training
Contact: Cody Monday, (202) 648-6569

For more information, visit: gsh.cityofshawnee.org


August 2August 4 – Shawnee, KS

Shawnee Police Department, 5850 Renner Rd
Shawnee, KS 66217 United States
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The goal of this 3 day course is to educate and train Patrol Officers, SWAT operators and K9 handler on the deployment of a police dog in a high risk / tactical operation such as: tactical tracking, barricaded suspects, live gunfire, approaches, entries, blind corners, room clearing, hallways, stairs, attics, crawl spaces, vehicle assaults, arrest techniques and even in a gas environment.
For more information, visit: gsh.cityofshawnee.org


August 7th – 11th – Denver, IN

18th Annual K-9 Olympics
Vohne Liche Kennels

For more information visit vohneliche.com  or call 765-985-2274.


August 7th – 12th – Sorrento, FL

K9PTA 101

Covers all areas of pipeline leak detection to include:

  • Chemical makeup and combinations
  • How the chemical works
  • Injection of the chemical into the natural gas and or oil pipelines
  • DOT requirements for transporting the chemical to job sites
  • Where to purchase the chemical
  • CDL requirements
  • and more!

For more information visit k9pta.com – (352) 552-4855


August 7th – September 15th – Jurupa Valley, CA

Basic Handlers Course
For more information visit www.adlerhorst.com.

August 10th – August 11th – Loxahatchee, FL

Introduction to the Electronic Collar  – Israeli Special Tactics K9
For more information and registration visit www.ISTK9.com, (561) 674-6677


August 11th – Boston/Lexington, MA

K-9 First Aid Training ***FREE TRAINING***
DHS/Federal Protective Service Region 1

For more information, contact: Michael P. Cherry
Email: Michael.P.Cherry@hq.dhs.gov


August 14th – Denver, IN

Single/Dual Purpose Handler Course

For more information visit vohneliche.com


August 18th – August 20th – League City, TX

TACDogs Seminar

Contact: Leslie Titus, (303) 434-7199, www.tacdogs.com


August 19th – August 21st – Barrie, Ontario

Jerry Bradshaw Obedience, Detection & Protection Seminar

Hosted by: Waterdogs K9 Center  |  fb event page


September 2017

September 5th – September 8th – Orlando, FL

NPCA National Training Seminar

For more information, contact Katy Farnsworth at katy.farnsworth@npca.net, or (877) 362-1219. Or visit www.npcatraining.com


September 11th – 15th – Denver, IN

E-Collar Class

For more information, visit www.vohneliche.com.


September 18th – September 20th – National City, CA

Canine Liability 360 & Canines in the Courtroom

www.dlecertification.org


September 18th – 21st, 2017 – Independence, Iowa

DLEcertification-Decoy School
Information:  This course will teach the handler how to utilize bite suits, different types of sleeves, and muzzle work, all to enhance your ability to select and develop Patrol canines.  

More information at dlecertification.org


September 18th – October 27th – Jurupa Valley, CA

Basic Handlers Course

For more information, visit adlerhorst.com.


September 18th – October 27th – Jurupa Valley, CA

Detection Course

For more information, visit adlerhorst.com.


September 20th-22nd – Merced Co, CA

SKIDDS/CATS Class 195

For those that don’t understand K9’s or have a misconception as to how beneficial K9’s can be during a high risk Patrol and SWAT deployment, SKIDDS / CATS is the answer.
The goal of this 3 day course is to educate and train Patrol Officers, SWAT operators and K9 handlers on the deployment of a police dog in a high risk / tactical operation such as:  tactical tracking, barricaded suspects, live gunfire, approaches, entries, blind corners, room clearing, hallways, stairs, attics, crawl spaces, vehicle assaults, arrest techniques and even in a gas environment.

For more information, visit www.k9tacops.com.


September 20th-22nd – Denver, IN

Recerts

For more information, visit vohneliche.com.


September 22 – The Pentagon/Arlington, VA

K-9 First Aid Training ***FREE TRAINING***
Pentagon Force Protection Agency

Contact: Capt. Owen Simpson
Email: Owen.j.simpson.civ@mail.mil


September 22nd – September 24th – Flathead County, MT

Summit SAR
IPWDA

Contact: Kim Gilmore – www.ipwda.org


September 24 – September 30 – Cloverdale, IN

AMPWDA Fall National K-9 Conference

Contact: Tony Keith, (765) 720-8940, www.ampwda.com


September 24- September 28 – Vincennes, IN

APCA 2017 National Training Conference

Contact: Bill Poe, (812) 890-9000


September 24th – 29th – Phoenix, AZ

34th Annual NTOA Conference & Trade Show

  • Access to more than 60 courses and debriefs, including some instructor certification tracks
  • Two-day trade show with over 200 vendors
  • Food and drinks at the two-day trade show
  • Breakout classes at the trade show
  • Welcome Reception networking event on Monday night
  • Dinner on Wednesday night (for full-week registrants)
  • Transportation to and from all practical training tracks
  • Custom Voodoo Tactical Backpack (for full-week registrants)

For more information, visit www.ntoa.org.


September 24th-29th – Foley, AL

USPCA National Police Dog PDI Certification and Field Trials

For more information, visit uspcak9.com.

Contact: Cpl. Carlos Lizarraga, (251) 923-4600


September 25th

Single/Dual Purpose Handler Course

For more information, visit vohnliche.com


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October 2017

 


October 2nd-5th – Lakewood, CO

Decoy Seminar

K9 Bite Dr. Franco Angelini

Contact: Jeff Uhrlaub, 303-910-5688, email: jsuhrlau@jeffco.us


October 6, 2017 – Great Barrington, MA ***FREE TRAINING***

K-9 First Aid Training ***FREE TRAINING***
Massachussets Police Work Dog Association

Contact: Tim Ullrich
Email: Tullrich@townofgb.org


October 9th – October 12th – Washington, PA

K-9 Team Tactical Training Course
Contact: Scott Clark, (954) 326-4218, www.highdrivek-9.com


October 13th – October 19th – Fayetteville, NC
2017 IPWDA Nationals
Fayetteville PD & Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office

Contact: Heather Napieralski, www.ipwda.org


October 14th – Anaheim, CA

29th Annual Police K-9 Demo
OC Police Canine Association
(949) 783-0289
www.ocpca.org


October 15th – Las Vegas, NV

LVMPD K-9 Trials
Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department
www.friends4lvk9.com


October 15th – 19th – Fayetteville, NC

IPWDA Nationals 2017

More Information


October 16, 2017 – Toronto/Burlington Canada

K-9 First Aid Training ***FREE TRAINING***
Region VII IABTI/CETA

Contact: Andy Rendell
Email: RegionVIIK9@IABTI.org


October 19th – Loxahatchee, FL

K-9 Unit Supervision Course
Israeli Special Tactics K9
(561) 674-6677
www.istk9.com


October 20, 2017 – Gilbertsville, PA

K-9 First Aid Training ***FREE TRAINING***

Gilbertsville Animal Hospital

Contact: Diane Hanlon
Email: diane@gilbertsvillevet.com


October 21st-26th, Matthews, NC

Fall training seminar for The National Police Bloodhound Association.

This seminar also offers certification for man trailing Bloodhound teams.

Complete information available on NPBA.com or contact Kevin Osuch 704-618-3053, email kosuch@matthewsnc.gov.


November 2017


November 4th – New York, NY

K-9 First Aid Training ***FREE TRAINING***

Dept of Homeland Security/Federal Protective Service

Contact: Dr. Paul McNamara
Email: Doc@Odinsfund.org


November 13th – 16th, Daytona Beach, FL

20th Annual K9 Bomb & Drug Detection Seminar
Contact information: Peggy Heiser / Operations Manager – E: pheiser@amk9.com or P: 386.679.2334


November 13th-17th, Perry, GA

8th Annual South Georgia K9 Training & Certification Workshop

Contact information (229)645-0920, www.houstoncountysheriff.org