Upcoming K-9 Training and Events

2018 K-9 Cop Conference

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August 2017


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 8th – September 12th – Lewisburg, WV
Logan Haus Kennels

Operant Conditioning Course
A 5-day, comprehensive canine trainers course. The course is based around 5 lectures with plenty of practical application of each topic covered; these lectures include Classical & Operant Conditioning, Selection, Obedience, Detection, Grip Development.

Students are assigned a puppy and a chicken as training models for the 5 days and are welcome to bring a puppy or adult dog of their own.

Very low student-instructor ratio with a 10 student limit.

For more information and registration, please check out our website, http://loganhauskennels.com/5_day_canine_trainers_course.

Please email LoganHausKennels@gmail.com with any questions.

 


September 11th – September 15th – Paducah, KY

K-9 BSD Scent Detection Trainers Course

Our 40-hour basic trainers course will give the students the knowledge on how to properly select a K-9 for scent detection, imprint them on target odors using B.S.D. Technology, and teach them to train a K-9 to independently search operational areas. We also offer an Advanced K-9 BSD Trainers Course that covers buried I.E.D. (Explosives) Detection and Body Worn Explosives Detection.

For more information, email info@K9-BSD.com or call (270) 554-8500.


September 11th – 15th – Denver, IN

E-Collar Class

For more information, visit www.vohneliche.com.


September 15th – September 17th – Lewisburg, WV
Logan Haus Kennels

Puppy Imprinting & Development Course
This course will teach students how to help dogs “learn to learn.” This course covers the basics of Classical & Operant Conditioning, Selection, Odor Imprinting, Drive Building & Grip Development.

Students are assigned a puppy and a chicken as training models for the 3 days and are welcome to bring a puppy of their own up to 16 weeks old.

Very low student-instructor ratio with a 10 student limit.

For more information and registration, please check out our website, http://loganhauskennels.com/3_day_puppy_imprinting_course.

Please message us on Facebook or email LoganHausKennels@gmail.com with any questions.


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 22nd – September 24th – Flathead County, MT

Summit SAR
IPWDA

Contact: Kim Gilmore – www.ipwda.org


September 23 – 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 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 7th – Lewisburg, WV
Logan Haus Kennels

LHK Canine Mud Run
Logan Haus Kennels is excited to announce our 1st annual Canine Mud Run & BBQ! Come out for a weekend of fun with your dog, great food, beer, music, and new & old friends. Our inaugural run will be held at our facility in Lewisburg, WV and will include free on-site camping all weekend. After the run and BBQ on Saturday, stay for some shooting and dog training on Sunday! This 5k obstacle course race is open to dog owners of all ages and experience levels and will be enjoyable for everyone who attends.

For more information and registration, please check out our website, http://loganhauskennels.com/lhk_canine_mud_run.

Please message us on Facebook or email LoganHausKennels@gmail.com with any questions.


October 9th – October 12th – Washington, PA

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


October 12th – October 16th – Lewisburg, WV
Logan Haus Kennels

Operant Conditioning Course

Logan Haus Kennels has developed a 5-day, comprehensive canine trainers course. The course is based around 5 lectures with plenty of practical application of each topic covered; these lectures include Classical & Operant Conditioning, Selection, Obedience, Detection, Grip Development.

Students are assigned a puppy and a chicken as training models for the 5 days and are welcome to bring a puppy or adult dog of their own.

Very low student-instructor ratio with a 10 student limit.

For more information and registration, please check out our website, http://loganhauskennels.com/5_day_canine_trainers_course.

Please message us on Facebook or email LoganHausKennels@gmail.com with any questions.


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 20th-22nd, Lewisburg, WV
Logan Haus Kennels

Puppy Imprinting & Development Course
This course will teach students how to help dogs “learn to learn.” This course covers the basics of Classical & Operant Conditioning, Selection, Odor Imprinting, Drive Building & Grip Development.

Students are assigned a puppy and a chicken as training models for the 3 days and are welcome to bring a puppy of their own up to 16 weeks old.

Very low student-instructor ratio with a 10 student limit.

For more information and registration, please check out our website, http://loganhauskennels.com/3_day_puppy_imprinting_course.

Please message us on Facebook or email LoganHausKennels@gmail.com with any questions.


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.

 


October 30th- November 3rd, Lewisburg, WV
Logan Haus Kennels

Don Blair Seminar – Fundamentals of Canine Detection Training & Problem Solving

This seminar is designed as a general behavior and education foundation course to be taken by Canine Law Enforcement and Civilian Handlers and Trainers and was specifically developed for new and experienced canine handlers alike. As a canine handler/trainer, you will appreciate the simple scientific methods utilized to identify the strengths and capabilities of a well trained and reliable canine team. It is just as important, however, to be able to identify, plan, and resolve areas of weakness in teams needing improvement in any areas.

Limited spots available.

For more information and registration, please check out our website, http://loganhauskennels.com/don_blair_seminar.

Please message us on Facebook or email LoganHausKennels@gmail.com with any questions.


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 11th – 12th, Gray Summit, MO –***FREE EVENT***
2017 PSA Nationals
Hosted by Gateway Working Dog Association in St. Louis, Missouri
Held at the prestigious Purina Farms
25 competitors
www.psanationals2017.com


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