Working K9 Handler Academy

Our Mission / To provide high quality, interactive classes designed for the continuing education of working K9 handlers or others interested in the field of working K9s.

Customized Training & Consulting

We look forward to creating a custom program for your organization.  Some potential topics are:

  • K9 learning and body language of working dogs

  • Problem solving for working dogs (detection & protection)

  • Working K9 development

  • Training protocol development and evaluation

  • Selection & Assessment of Handlers, Trainers & their K9 partners

  • Scent/odor K9 and unit training

  • K9 unit development and implementation

  • Specialist trainer and handler training

  • K9 Team Evaluations

  • Managing Land Search Operations/Managing Lost/Missing Person Incidents

  • Ground searcher training

  • Orientation to Search & Rescue 

Virtual Online Courses

Crime Scene Preservation and Search Incident Considerations for the Professional Volunteer
Online Independent Study
Where ever your computer is!
Online Independent Study
Where ever your computer is!
This class offers an overview of crime scene preservation for the professional search and rescue volunteer. Please click on the link in the description to register and begin the course.
Introduction to Canine Search and Rescue (K9 ISAR)
Online Independent Study
Where ever your computer is!
Online Independent Study
Where ever your computer is!
This class offers a basic overview of the field of canine search and rescue. Information about the types of teams, what to look for in a team, certifications available and how to find a team are included. Register today at http://www.k9handleracademy.com/courses.
Search Strategy for the Wilderness/Area Search Dog Handler
Online Independent Study
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Online Independent Study
Where ever your computer is!
This class is meant for the area search or wilderness search dog handler. Covers basic search strategies such as hasty, thorough and terrain strategies.
Water Awareness Course
Online Independent Study
Where ever your computer is.
Online Independent Study
Where ever your computer is.
Bowling Green State University, University of Akron, the State of Ohio Water Technical Advisory Committee and the Ohio Division of Natural Resources
Hazard Materials Awareness
Online Independent Study
Where ever your computer is!
Online Independent Study
Where ever your computer is!
Participants will learn how to recognize a hazardous materials release and the risks involved. They will also learn how to identify the released material; how to use available resources, including the Emergency Response Guidebook; and how to notify the proper authorities in the event of a hazardous
 

K9Sensus Headquarters

54254 150th Avenue

Lucas, IA 50151

O / 515.233.1186

E / info@k9sensus.org

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