2017 NAPWDA National Workshop, Eureka, MO., May 7-12, 2017
North American Police Work Dog Association 2017 National Workshop
May 7, 2017 thru May 12, 2017
The Eureka Police Department
Come be a part of history as the North American Police Work Dog Association celebrates its 40th Anniversary. This event will be one to remember! Spend the week with some of the best and brightest minds in the K-9 World.
This Workshop will cover all of the phases associated with patrol, including tactical techniques and scenario based training. In addition to the above listed phases, narcotics, explosives, cadaver, tracking, trailing and accelerants will be offered. K-9 Teams of all levels of experience are welcomed, as training classes are geared to the experience level of the individual team. Certification and training will be offered all week. There will be classroom training offered as well.
A top notch hospitality and vendor room will be open every evening. This room will be filled with some of the best K-9 related companies in the Country as well as some great food and drink. Space is limited, if you are a vendor, please contact the host to reserve a spot.
Vendor room will be open Sunday, May 7 thru Thursday, May 11, 2017 from 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm.
Meetings, Training, and Events:
If you are a Blood hound handler, Explosive, Arson (Accelerant), Cadaver or Search and Rescue Handler, please register by April 15, 2017 to allow enough time to secure training aides and additional trainers for these training venues.
Friday May 5, 2017, 9am
Executive Board Meeting:
Saturday May 6, 2017, 9am
Master Trainer & Trainer Meeting:
Sunday May 7, 2017, time 1pm at Purina Farms
General Membership Meeting:
Sunday May 7, 2017, time 2pm to 5pm at Purina Farms
Important ALL members attend
Workshop Family BBQ
Sunday May 7, 2017, time 6pm at the Host Hotel, Holiday Inn Six Flags.
WORKSHOP REGISTRATION IS OPEN TODAY 9am to 5pm AND MONDAY FROM 7am to 11pm.
Classroom & Field Work:
May 7-12, 2016
Note: All training areas shut down from 11:30 am – 12:30 pm for lunch
Workshop Banquet (Holiday Inn):
Friday, May 12 at 5:00 p.m.
**** NOTE: 3 Glock PIstols Raffle ****
The first 60 teams to register will be entered into a drawing for two .40 Cal Glock Pistols. The only way to be entered into the raffle is by being one of the first 60 to send in a completed registration form along with payment. Your chance of winning is 1 in 30.
Then a third .40 Cal Glock Pistol will be raffled to the 61st through 120th teams to send in their completed registration form along with payment. Their chance of winning is 1 in 60.
Each winner will be required to follow all State and Federal Laws. The host and/or NAPWDA are not responsible for shipping fees should they apply. This is non-transferable.
Holiday Inn at Six Flags
4901 Six Flags Road
Eureka, Missouri 63025
Rate: $99.00 plus tax per night
Register by April 1, 2017
Please make your own reservations by calling 636-938-6661. Make sure to mention you are attending the NAPWDA K-9 Workshop to receive the discounted rate.
You must bring and use a kennel crate in the hotel room. You are responsible for all damages your K-9 may cause.
**Master Trainers, please contact Master Trainer Gary White for your reservations at (816)-356-4193 or firstname.lastname@example.org **
Workshop Registration Fee:
$275.00 for members
$320.00 for non-members (includes 1 year membership)
No registration refunds within 60 days of workshop. No Exceptions!
Current membership is required to attend and you must turn in current health certificate for each K-9 you bring (a copy is acceptable.)
*Make check for workshop registration fee payable to: NAPWDA National Workshop 2017
*Mail Workshop Registration and Payment (made out to NAPWDA National Workshop 2017) to the hosting police department:
Eureka Police Department
Attn: K-9 Officer Mike Werges
120 City Hall drive
Eureka, MO 63025
K-9 Sergeant Mike Werges
Eureka Police Department
120 City Hall Drive
Eureka, MO 63025
Work # 636-938-6601, Cell # 636-346-1151
Master Trainer Gary White
Cell # 816-356-4193