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HURRICANE! Disaster K9 Workshop VA Beach


  • Virginia Beach Fire and EMS Training Center (map)

2 day Live Find/HRD disaster K9 workshop in VA Beach, Virginia being held immediately following our 2-day, Enhancing the Reward Event workshop at the VA Beach Fire and EMS Training Center. 

  • Multiple rubble piles
  • Wide area
  • Potentially water ops. TBD
  • Hurricane focused training concepts and scenarios
  • Limit 1 dog per handler for working spots (HRD OR Live Find)
  • Dogs should be comfortable on rubble and have a reliable final response

 

"Lessons from the Field" dinner event:
K9 response to the 2017 hurricane season, a search team managers perspective, presented by VA TF-2

This non-instructional workshop will allow handlers to expose their dogs to a variety of search problems in a supportive environment. 

We pride ourselves in providing training opportunities designed to strengthen deployment ready K9 teams. While most of our workshops are not formally instructional, we only utilize highly experienced working K9 handlers and other professionals to provide leadership to the teams that attend our events.

Meals

  • Lunch and snacks will be provided on both days
  • Dinner will be provided on Day 1 in conjunction with our "Lessons from the Field" evening.
  • Other meals are the responsibility of the registrant

Lodging

  • 3 nights barracks lodging included with registration

Air Travel

Norfolk International Airport (ORF): Approximately 25 minutes from the training center. 

Registration: June 2018 Workshop VA Beach
from 195.00

June 20-21, 2018 at VA Beach Fire and EMS Training Center, Virginia.

  • Limit 1 dog per handler for working spots (HRD OR Live Find)
  • Dogs should be comfortable on rubble and have a reliable final response

Sign up for 2 or more SFK9 events in 2018 and save 10% using discount code 8DO8HWU at checkout.

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Our Disaster K9 Workshop is being held in conjunction with our Channeling Drive event. Sign up for both and save!