K9 Encounters #4065

In order to receive a refund,  or if you need to withdraw or transfer classes you must submit your request by email to Tasheena Taylor at taylorta@grayson.edu, 7 business days prior to the course start date.

If you need your department to be invoiced for payment, please complete this form https://forms.gle/jykGDdYFta2qZQ6w5 or call for information at 903-463-8765.




This is the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) mandated Canine Encounters #4065 training course offered for Texas Peace Officers.
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)


  • $25.00


If you need your department to be invoiced for payment, please complete this form https://forms.gle/jykGDdYFta2qZQ6w5or call for information at 903-463-8765.