K9 Handler Seminars, Florida


DEC 18 – 20, 2017 
HME/Large Hide Course

This course will provide you with the basic information required to keep you and your team safe..

If you want to be operating at your optimal level with your K9, and be ready to deal with the threat of improvised explosives and improvised explosive labs, you need to attend this course 

Location: 690 Meta Lane, New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168
Register: email explosive@tripwireops.org or 717-648-2792



Annual Bomb & Drug Detection Seminar

K9 Bomb and Drug Detection Seminar Group Florida 2017

Our Annual K9 Bomb & Drug Detection Seminar takes place for 4 days every November, 9:00am to 6:00pm, with certification on the 4th day.

The Drug and Bomb Seminar is designed to enhance a K9 Handler's abilities.

Boost and hone your K9 handling skills; learn from revered K9 experts. Space is limited, so we recommend registering no later than October each year!

Our K9 handler training seminar takes place in Florida and includes classroom and field exercises each day.

After classroom instruction there's field training utilizes storage units, warehouses, vehicles, boats, an airport, and a hotel.

What to Bring:

K9 handlers must provide a K9 and all K9 equipment required for the seminar.  This equipment may include leashes, collars, Vari-Kennel, food and water bowls, K9 food, rewards, grooming gear, etc. 
Depending on the season, K9 handlers should also bring inclement weather gear, insect repellent, sun screen. A human hydration system, such as a Camelbak® is recommended for all seasons.  Students should wear a utility uniform that’s approved by their organization.

Cost and Payment:

Seminar only: $325.00 - Due upon registration. 
Seminar, NNDDA membership and certification: $370.
Certification & Membership with the National Narcotic Detection Association for law enforcement attendees is available, and for non law enforcement attendees certification by the American Detection Canine Association (ADCA) our certification agency is available.

Visa, Mastercard and American Express are accepted. Please request a credit card authorization form via email pheiser@southerncoastk9.com or mail a check with your registration made to Southern Coast K9, 690 Meta Lane , New Smyrna Beach, FL  32168.

Class Overview:

  • Proper handling of K9
  • Hands on training detection work
  • Basic skills needed in the areas of problem solving
  • Record keeping
  • K9 First Aid
  • Case law
  • Court presentation
  • Search patterns
  • Practical scenarios

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Accommodation for students and K9s >

SCK9 is pleased to partner with service dog friendly hotels at both of our locations. To make reservations, please contact the hotel, and be sure to let them know you are a student at SCK9! 

If you have any further questions regarding our K9 Training Seminars, please call 877-903-3647