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Spring 2018 National Detector Dog Field Trials and Certification - Stockton University, NJ.

Fall 2018 National PDI Field Trials and Certification - Huntsville, Alabama.

Fall 2019 National PDI Field Trials and Certification - Santa Rosa County, Florida.

 

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Aug
28
Mon
Region 21 PDI Trials @ OABCIG Highschool Sports Complex
Aug 28 @ 8:00 am – Aug 29 @ 5:00 pm

Event Details:

Fields open for practice in the afternoon on Sunday August 27, 2017. Judges Meeting and Competitors Meeting starting at5:00 P.M. on Sunday August 27, 2017 with Trial Events starting on Monday August 28, 2017.

Hotel Information:

Super 8

90 IA-175,

Ida Grove, Iowa 51445

Aug
29
Tue
ATF NATIONAL ODOR RECOGNITION TESTING (NORT) AND TATP/HMTD/HME TRAINING
Aug 29 @ 8:00 am

 TRAIN WITH THE ATF | HOME MADE EXPLOSIVES!

This training is hosted by the ATF and consists of the ATF National Odor Recognition Testing (NORT) and training on a variety of home made explosives. This training is offered at various locations around the country, please see table below for dates and locations.

For more information and to register, contact:

Cody Monday

202-648-6569

Training Dates Location Training Type
May 23-25, 2017 Louisville, KY NORT/HME
June 6-8, 2017 MCB Camp Pendleton, CA** NORT/HME
July 18-20, 2017 Buffalo, NY NORT/HME
August 1-3, 2017 Honolulu, HI NORT/HME
August 15-17, 2017 Minneapolis, MN NORT/HME
August 29-31, 2017 Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD** NORT/HME
September 12-14, 2017 San Francisco, CA NORT/HME

**NOTE: NORT DELIVERIES AT MILITARY INSTALLATIONS ARE OPEN TO NON-DOD PERSONNEL AS WELL.

Aug
30
Wed
ATF NATIONAL ODOR RECOGNITION TESTING (NORT) AND TATP/HMTD/HME TRAINING
Aug 30 @ 8:00 am

 TRAIN WITH THE ATF | HOME MADE EXPLOSIVES!

This training is hosted by the ATF and consists of the ATF National Odor Recognition Testing (NORT) and training on a variety of home made explosives. This training is offered at various locations around the country, please see table below for dates and locations.

For more information and to register, contact:

Cody Monday

202-648-6569

Training Dates Location Training Type
May 23-25, 2017 Louisville, KY NORT/HME
June 6-8, 2017 MCB Camp Pendleton, CA** NORT/HME
July 18-20, 2017 Buffalo, NY NORT/HME
August 1-3, 2017 Honolulu, HI NORT/HME
August 15-17, 2017 Minneapolis, MN NORT/HME
August 29-31, 2017 Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD** NORT/HME
September 12-14, 2017 San Francisco, CA NORT/HME

**NOTE: NORT DELIVERIES AT MILITARY INSTALLATIONS ARE OPEN TO NON-DOD PERSONNEL AS WELL.

Aug
31
Thu
ATF NATIONAL ODOR RECOGNITION TESTING (NORT) AND TATP/HMTD/HME TRAINING
Aug 31 @ 8:00 am

 TRAIN WITH THE ATF | HOME MADE EXPLOSIVES!

This training is hosted by the ATF and consists of the ATF National Odor Recognition Testing (NORT) and training on a variety of home made explosives. This training is offered at various locations around the country, please see table below for dates and locations.

For more information and to register, contact:

Cody Monday

202-648-6569

Training Dates Location Training Type
May 23-25, 2017 Louisville, KY NORT/HME
June 6-8, 2017 MCB Camp Pendleton, CA** NORT/HME
July 18-20, 2017 Buffalo, NY NORT/HME
August 1-3, 2017 Honolulu, HI NORT/HME
August 15-17, 2017 Minneapolis, MN NORT/HME
August 29-31, 2017 Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD** NORT/HME
September 12-14, 2017 San Francisco, CA NORT/HME

**NOTE: NORT DELIVERIES AT MILITARY INSTALLATIONS ARE OPEN TO NON-DOD PERSONNEL AS WELL.

Sep
5
Tue
Police Working Dog Seminar – Tulsa, OK @ Tulsa Police Department
Sep 5 @ 8:00 am – Sep 7 @ 5:00 pm

SUPERIOR TRAINING FOR POLICE K-9’s

About the Course

This training is for serious Police K-9 handlers and trainers. You will see and learn state of the art training techniques that have brought about championship performances and exemplary street captures. The trainer is an expert and instrumental in understanding and evaluating what a properly trained canine team should look like.

This 3 day class covers:

  • How dogs learn; how to have clear communication with your dog and how to shape behaviors.
  • How to introduce and use different collars on your dog.
  • How to properly shape each exercise required in the USPCA PDI Certification.
  • Detection training fundamentals.
  • Police decoying.
  • Individual problem solving.

About the Trainer

Lazaro “Laz” Cabrera

Lazaro “Laz” Cabrera is the training director for Police Service Dogs, Inc. in Florida. PSD, Inc. is an ATF licensed & DEA Registered K-9 facility.  They provide dogs for the Federal Government such a Border Patrol, Pentagon & DOD. PSD specializes in patrol and detector police dogs.

“Laz” became a police K-9 handler in 1998. He is a Florida Dept. of Law Enforcement  K-9 instructor, USPCA patrol and detector judge, and has a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice. He is a USPCA 6 time police dog regional champion and a 4-time police dog national champion.

His 17 years as a police dog vendor and trainer has giving him the opportunity to train with some of the worlds best dog trainers. He currently teaches police K-9 workshops throughout the United States and for major metropolitan agencies.  In addition, he teaches and consults in Central and South America for a K-9 Units in the Maritime Security Industry. Laz has taken a passion to the “Development of young green police dogs”. The successful future police K-9 handler will be the one that will have the knowledge to train a young green police dog from “Zero to Hero” using non-conflicting modern dog training techniques.

Registration Information

To reserve your spot or for more information contact:

K-9 Officer Eric Johnson

Tulsa Police Department

5963 E. 13th Street

Tulsa, Oklahoma 74112

EJohnson@CityofTulsa.org

918-284-5854

 

The seminar will be limited to 15 Dog Teams and 25 Observers. YOU CANNOT ATTEND AS BOTH HANDLER & EVALUATOR.

YOU MUST ATTEND ALL 3 DAYS TO RECEIVE ATTENDANCE CERTIFICATE.

Sep
8
Fri
USPCA Region #6 Evidence Detector Dog Certification @ Windlestrae Park
Sep 8 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
USPCA Region #6 PD1 Field Trials @ Windlestrae Park
Sep 8 @ 8:00 am – Sep 10 @ 5:00 pm
Sep
12
Tue
ATF NATIONAL ODOR RECOGNITION TESTING (NORT) AND TATP/HMTD/HME TRAINING
Sep 12 @ 8:00 am

 TRAIN WITH THE ATF | HOME MADE EXPLOSIVES!

This training is hosted by the ATF and consists of the ATF National Odor Recognition Testing (NORT) and training on a variety of home made explosives. This training is offered at various locations around the country, please see table below for dates and locations.

For more information and to register, contact:

Cody Monday

202-648-6569

Training Dates Location Training Type
May 23-25, 2017 Louisville, KY NORT/HME
June 6-8, 2017 MCB Camp Pendleton, CA** NORT/HME
July 18-20, 2017 Buffalo, NY NORT/HME
August 1-3, 2017 Honolulu, HI NORT/HME
August 15-17, 2017 Minneapolis, MN NORT/HME
August 29-31, 2017 Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD** NORT/HME
September 12-14, 2017 San Francisco, CA NORT/HME

**NOTE: NORT DELIVERIES AT MILITARY INSTALLATIONS ARE OPEN TO NON-DOD PERSONNEL AS WELL.

Sep
13
Wed
ATF NATIONAL ODOR RECOGNITION TESTING (NORT) AND TATP/HMTD/HME TRAINING
Sep 13 @ 8:00 am

 TRAIN WITH THE ATF | HOME MADE EXPLOSIVES!

This training is hosted by the ATF and consists of the ATF National Odor Recognition Testing (NORT) and training on a variety of home made explosives. This training is offered at various locations around the country, please see table below for dates and locations.

For more information and to register, contact:

Cody Monday

202-648-6569

Training Dates Location Training Type
May 23-25, 2017 Louisville, KY NORT/HME
June 6-8, 2017 MCB Camp Pendleton, CA** NORT/HME
July 18-20, 2017 Buffalo, NY NORT/HME
August 1-3, 2017 Honolulu, HI NORT/HME
August 15-17, 2017 Minneapolis, MN NORT/HME
August 29-31, 2017 Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD** NORT/HME
September 12-14, 2017 San Francisco, CA NORT/HME

**NOTE: NORT DELIVERIES AT MILITARY INSTALLATIONS ARE OPEN TO NON-DOD PERSONNEL AS WELL.

Sep
14
Thu
ATF NATIONAL ODOR RECOGNITION TESTING (NORT) AND TATP/HMTD/HME TRAINING
Sep 14 @ 8:00 am

 TRAIN WITH THE ATF | HOME MADE EXPLOSIVES!

This training is hosted by the ATF and consists of the ATF National Odor Recognition Testing (NORT) and training on a variety of home made explosives. This training is offered at various locations around the country, please see table below for dates and locations.

For more information and to register, contact:

Cody Monday

202-648-6569

Training Dates Location Training Type
May 23-25, 2017 Louisville, KY NORT/HME
June 6-8, 2017 MCB Camp Pendleton, CA** NORT/HME
July 18-20, 2017 Buffalo, NY NORT/HME
August 1-3, 2017 Honolulu, HI NORT/HME
August 15-17, 2017 Minneapolis, MN NORT/HME
August 29-31, 2017 Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD** NORT/HME
September 12-14, 2017 San Francisco, CA NORT/HME

**NOTE: NORT DELIVERIES AT MILITARY INSTALLATIONS ARE OPEN TO NON-DOD PERSONNEL AS WELL.