K-9 Explosives Detection Dog Handler
The handler course will be a multi-day course of training including both lectures (PowerPoint presentation) and practical instruction. We shall cover multiple topics with each handler with the goal that each handler will learn the mechanics of conducting searches with an explosives detection K9 and be able to continue to improve performance, and learn to avoid common problems encountered in maintenance of trained dogs. Topics covered include scent theory, training theory, recordkeeping, search training, practical deployment, legal issues, and case law. Remediation procedures will also be covered.
Duration: 48 Hours