K9 Encounters #4065
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This courses the legislatively mandated course that is to be completed not later than the second anniversary of the date an officer is licensed (after January 1, 2016). It is a requirement for all intermediate or advanced proficiency certificates to be issued after January 1, 2016.
*Upon completion of the course, you will receive four (4) hours of course credit.Police can expect to encounter dogs in the course of their duties, from a traffic stop - where the dog is along for the ride, to encountering a dog in a yard or at the doorway of a home - when serving a warrant or interviewing suspects and witnesses. Law Enforcement Officers are more likely to encounter a dog in at least 1 out of every 3 houses they visit. Course topics include:
- Texas State Animal Laws
- Recognizing and Understanding Canine Behavior
- Non-lethal tools/methods/resources to avoid and defend against canine attack
- Conflict Avoidance, De-escalation, and Use of Force Continuum Principles
- Other Techniques and Surviving an Attack
- Identification of other common animal encounters
Location Dates & Times
- Thursday, Dec 12, 2019
- 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
- Main Campus, Academy Classroom (SC-104)