Dates: March 13 – 15, 2017
Equipment Needed: Tracking Vest with Long Lead, fully-trained, dual purpose patrol K9, and all K9 Equipment. Students must have a fully-trained, dual purpose patrol K9 to participate.
Address: 265 Rucker Street, Anniston, AL
Daily Start time: 8:00 AM Central Time
Nightly Accomodations Rate: $60/Night plus tax. Click here to see the local (pet-friendly) accomodations near our facility.
T-shirt: Tshirt included with paid registration. Please indicate the correct size on your registration form.
We've included some brief instructor bios below.
Kevin Beck - Senior Canine Instructor and Traininer - AMK9 Law Enforcement
Kevin Beck has over 36 years of K9 experience as a K9 handler, supervisor, and trainer. Mr. Beck is currently the Senior Canine Instructor and Trainer for AMK9 Law Enforcement at their Anniston Alabama facility. Mr. Beck is a retired K9 Handler/trainer from the Wilmington, North Carolina Police Department. He is a National Certified Trainer with the United States Police Canines Association and is well versed in K9 Tactical Operations.
Brad Jones - Canine Instructor and Traininer - AMK9 Law Enforcement
Brad Jones has over 30 years of K9 experience as a K9 Handler, supervisor, and trainer. Mr. Jones is currently a Canine Instructor and Trainer for AMK9 Law Enforcement at their Anniston Alabama facility. Mr. Jones has 18 years of law enforcement experience including 16 years with the Biloxi Police Department. His experience also includes 2 years with the United Nations Mission in Kosovo as the Officer in Charge of the Kosovo Police Service K9 program. Mr. Jones spent the past 12 years handling, training, and supervising dual purpose K9 teams in the high-threat environments of Iraq and Afghanistan.