A total of approximately 90 Law Enforcement and Civilian Search and Rescue K9 teams from across the country will assemble in Titusville at the American Police Hall of Fame on December 4th through December 8th for the 2017 North American Police Work Dog Association Florida State Workshop.
Workshop organizers will host practical training sessions from Master Trainers. Attendees will also receive expert information from nationally recognized speakers.
Teams will be receiving training and certifications in the areas of Narcotics, Cadaver, Explosives, Tracking and Trailing, Building and Area Search and Aggression Control, and Police Utility Dog.
This training is made possible by the Titusville Police Department, Brevard County Sheriff’s Office, North American Police Work Dog Association (NAPWDA), National Narcotics Detector Dog Association (NNDDA) and Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE).
“We are proud to facilitate this invaluable week of intense and proactive hands on training” said Titusville Police K9 Team Leader Officer John Cantalupo. “The myriad of skills and certifications that these K9 teams receive are an integral part of our local, state, and national security” added Cantalupo.