Police departments across the country need qualified Police K9 trainers. The Police K9 Trainer Course is an intensive six-week program that provides students with the skills and knowledge necessary to train single purpose and dual purpose police dogs. The course covers various topics, including canine behavior, obedience training, scent identification, and the different aspects of patrol training. In addition, students will have the opportunity to work with numerous breeds, allowing them to learn how to train each type of dog effectively.
Are you looking to become a police K9 trainer? This 6-week course is perfect for those wanting to learn how to train these amazing dogs. These dogs are trained to perform various tasks, including tracking and apprehending suspects, searching for drugs and explosives, and supporting officers during crises.
During the course, students will learn about different training methods, how to assess a dog’s temperament and abilities, and how to design training programs that suit each animal. The course will also cover essential topics such as health and nutrition, behavior management, and working with handlers.
After completing the course, students can work confidently with police dogs and help them reach their full potential as working animals. Students will be able to provide their department with the high-quality training essential for keeping officers and the public safe. So if you’re interested in a career advancement that is both challenging and rewarding, sign up for our police K9 trainer course today!
Why Others Have Chosen This Course
- To reduce their agency’s liability by having an expert K9 trainer heading their K9 Unit training.
- To minimize the overall cost of their agency’s K9 training.
- To advance their career within the K9 division.
- To obtain the training necessary to lead their department’s K9 training.
- To obtain training that would set them apart for promotion.
- To expand the capabilities of their K9 Unit.
Areas Covered In This Course
- Canine Nutrition
- Canine First Aid
- Sanitation and Care
- Canine Behavior
- Police Dog Selection
- Training Techniques
- Obedience Training
- Detection Training
- Patrol Training
- K9 Unit Policy & Procedures
- K9 Unit Training
- K9 Training Needs Assessment
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Police K9 Trainer Course FAQ
Is there financing available for this course?
Can I get P.O.S.T. credit for this course?It depends on the specific state; however, in most cases, this course does quality for P.O.S.T. credit. A P.O.S.T IT instructor teaches this course and does quality for law enforcement credit in Georgia, South Carolina, and Illinois. Just because your state is not listed, in most cases, we can assist you in obtaining Law Enforcement credit for this course. Please Contact Us to discuss your specific state.
Do I have to become a police officer to become a k9 police dog trainer?No. You can use the training obtained in the Working Dog Trainer Course to train police dogs. It’s all about chasing your dreams and making things happen. Upon completing this course, you will have the skillsets to do it.