Law Enforcement/Military (Multi-Purpose Canine) Handler Course


The Multi-Purpose Canine (MPC) takes the Dual-Purpose Patrol Canine (K-9) or Military Working Dog (MWD) one step further and is trained in apprehension/controlled aggression, tracking/trailing, and detection (narcotics or explosives). The MPC Handler Course is designed to provide Law Enforcement or Military Canine Handlers with the necessary knowledge for article searching, tracking-trailing, and the discipline that accompanies controlled aggression in order to effectively deploy a fully-trained working canine.

Objective: Upon completion of the 6 week course, students will leave with knowledge in traits of working canine, how to utilize the traits to obtain maximum performance, and demonstrate proficiency in all areas of training.

The course content covers the following areas:

Traits of a working canine:
• Desire to work
• Courage
• Intelligence
• Trainability
• General behavior
• Protective instinct
• Prey drive
• Fight drive
• Hunt drive
• Defense drive
• Possessiveness of reward
• Ability to use its olfactory senses

Areas of training:
• Obedience
• Detection
• Article search
• Apprehension/Controlled Aggression
• Building search
• Area search
• Tracking/Trailing

 

2018 MPC NARCOTICS Courses

**6 week courses (breaks every 2 weeks)**

October 15 – November 23

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2019 MPC NARCOTICS Courses

**6 week courses (breaks every 2 weeks)**

January 7 – February 15

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March 4 – April 12
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April 29 – June 7
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August 19 – September 27
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October 14 – November 22
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2018 MPC EXPLOSIVES Course

**6 week course (breaks every 2 weeks)**

June 25 – August 3


2019 MPC EXPLOSIVES Course

**6 week course (breaks every 2 weeks)**

June 24 – August 2

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Registrationshow details +$4,000.00 (USD)