Police K-9 Training

Scotts K9 Law Enforcement Agency Certifications
Duration: 3 weeks at Scott’s Police K9 Facility in Sunbury, Ohio
Course outline:
  • Understanding and applying training methods
  • Conditioned response to Narcotic odors
  • Scene evaluation and deployment procedures
  • Proper search procedures, safety concerns
  • Search patterns: vehicles, buildings, aircraft, open area etc.
  • Training for real life scenarios
  • Proper Handling techniques
  • Proper Record keeping
  • Handler independent alert
  • Narcotic odor recognition
  • Understanding and applying training methods
  • Conditioned response to Narcotic odors
  • Maintenance Training
The K9 Team will be Trained to locate the following odors:
  • Marijuana
  • Hashish
  • Cocaine & Crack
  • Heroin
  • Methamphetamines

Duration: 3 weeks at Scott’s Police K9 Facility in Sunbury, Ohio
Course outline:
  • Understanding and applying training methods
  • Conditioned response to Explosive odors
  • Scene evaluation and deployment procedures
  • Proper search procedures, safety concerns
  • Search patterns: vehicles, buildings, aircraft, open area etc.
  • Training for real life scenarios
  • Proper Handling techniques
  • Explosive odor recognition
  • Proper Record keeping
  • Handler independent alert
  • Maintenance Training
The K9 Team will be Trained to locate the following odors:
  • TNT
  • ANFO
  • C-4 RDX Base
  • Black Powder
  • Chlorate
  • Det Cord
  • Gel Explosive
  • PETN
  • RDX
  • Slurry
  • Water Gel
  • Ammonium Nitrate
  • Composition-B
  • Smokeless powder (single, double, triple base)
  • Potassium chlorate (Flash powder)

Duration: 2 weeks at Scott’s Police K9 Facility in Sunbury, Ohio
Course outline:
  • Basic and Advanced Obedience
  • Proper Handling techniques
  • Proper search procedures
  • Maintenance Training
  • Criminal Apprehension
  • Handler Protection
  • Area Search
  • Evidence Article Search
  • Building Search
  • Proper Record keeping
  • Tracking

Duration: 4 weeks at Scott’s Police K9 Facility in Sunbury, Ohio
Course outline:
  • Understanding and applying training methods
  • Conditioned response to Narcotic odors
  • Scene evaluation and deployment procedures
  • Proper search procedures, safety concerns
  • Search patterns: vehicles, buildings, aircraft, open area etc.
  • Training for real life scenarios
  • Proper Handling techniques
  • Basic and Advanced Obedience
  • Evidence Article Search
  • Maintenance Training
  • Narcotic odor recognition
  • Handler independent alert
  • Proper Record keeping
  • Criminal Apprehension
  • Handler Protection
  • Tracking
  • Area Search
  • Building Search
The K9 Team will be Trained to locate the following odors:
  • Marijuana
  • Hashish
  • Cocaine & Crack
  • Heroin
  • Methamphetamines

Duration: 4 weeks at Scott’s Police K9 Facility in Sunbury, Ohio
Course outline:
  • Understanding and applying training methods
  • Conditioned response to Explosive odors
  • Scene evaluation and deployment procedures
  • Proper search procedures, safety concerns
  • Search patterns: vehicles, buildings, aircraft, open area etc.
  • Training for real life scenarios
  • Maintenance Training
  • Tracking
  • Area Search
  • Building Search
  • Maintenance Training
  • Handler Protection
  • Explosive odor recognition
  • Handler independent alert
  • Proper Record keeping
  • Criminal Apprehension
  • Evidence Article Search
  • Basic and Advanced Obedience
  • Proper Handling techniques
The K9 Team will be Trained to locate the following Explosive odors:
  • TNT
  • ANFO
  • C-4 RDX Base
  • Black Powder
  • Chlorate
  • Det Cord
  • Gel Explosive
  • PETN
  • RDX
  • Slurry
  • Water Gel
  • Ammonium Nitrate
  • Composition-B
  • Smokeless powder (single, double, triple base)
  • Potassium chlorate (Flash powder)

Duration: 6 weeks at Scott’s Police K9 Facility in Sunbury, Ohio
Course outline:
  • Narcotic and Explosive Detection
  • Basic and Advanced obedience
  • Selection testing of K9 prospects
  • Tracking
  • Patrol