Courses & Training

Detection Courses

Courses offered include: explosives, narcotics and accelerant detection..

Dogs and handlers that complete these courses will be expertly trained in detection and prepared to eexcel in any law enforcement detection situation.

Detection Courses

Courses offered include: explosives, narcotics and accelerant detection..

Dogs and handlers that complete these courses will be expertly trained in detection and prepared to eexcel in any law enforcement detection situation.

Dog Handler Courses

Alabama Canine offers a range of handler courses. Our dogs are fully trained and ready to begin training and working with their new handler. In other cases, law enforcement agencies have received their dog from another entity and wish to get the dog and handler trained. We also offer dual handler/ explosive detection courses.

In addition to handler courses, we also offer courses in police service dog handler training, advanced handler training and advanced tracking.

Dog Handler Courses

Alabama Canine offers a range of handler courses. Our dogs are fully trained and ready to begin training and working with their new handler. In other cases, law enforcement agencies have received their dog from another entity and wish to get the dog and handler trained. We also offer dual handler/ explosive detection courses.

In addition to handler courses, we also offer courses in police service dog handler training, advanced handler training and advanced tracking.

Instructor Training

The instructor’s course is geared toward a police officer from your department in new, innovative methods of police dog training. Technology in this field has advanced rapidly in the last several years.

These methods can increase efficiency in a K-9 unit while reducing liability to the police department.

Instructor Training

The instructor’s course is geared toward a police officer from your department in new, innovative methods of police dog training. Technology in this field has advanced rapidly in the last several years.

These methods can increase efficiency in a K-9 unit while reducing liability to the police department.

Administrator Courses

This course is designed for K-9 supervisors ranging from Unit Supervisors all the way to Chiefs and/or Sheriffs.

The topics that will be covered include, but are not limited to, the do's and don't's of tracking, building searches, etc., requirements and rationale for maintenance training, handler compensation required by the FLSA, patrol and narcotics case laws, instructions and reasons for properly maintaining training records, preparation for the courtroom, post-bite interviews, and proper procedures after K-9 apprehension.

This class is 3 days in duration. Please call for more information and pricing.

Administrator Courses

This course is designed for K-9 supervisors ranging from Unit Supervisors all the way to Chiefs and/or Sheriffs.

The topics that will be covered include, but are not limited to, the do's and don't's of tracking, building searches, etc., requirements and rationale for maintenance training, handler compensation required by the FLSA, patrol and narcotics case laws, instructions and reasons for properly maintaining training records, preparation for the courtroom, post-bite interviews, and proper procedures after K-9 apprehension.

This class is 3 days in duration and is $500.00 for the class and $150.00 for housing.