2017 NAPWDA SC Fall Workshop, Charleston, SC., Oct. 16th-20th, 2017
SOUTH CAROLINA STATE WORKSHOP
October 16th – 20th, 2017
Hosted By: City of Charleston Police Department
The City of Charleston Police Department is hosting the State Workshop for South Carolina in Charleston, SC. The Workshop will be held Monday, October 16, 2017 thru Friday, October 20, 2017 and meet Monday morning at 0800hrs. at 180 Lockwood Blvd Charleston, SC 20403. The Workshop is open to single purpose and dual purpose dogs.
Complete Workshop Covering:
Training as well as certification will be for the following areas: Narcotics, Explosives, Tracking, Evidence (Article) Search, Area Search, Building Search, Agility, Obedience and Aggression Control.
You do not need to be a NAPWDA member to attend and train but you must be a CURRENT and in good standing NAPWDA member if you wish to certify in any of the certification areas offered. PLEASE be familiar with NAPWDA By-laws and Certification rules as they will be followed for certification purposes, NO EXCEPTIONS, a copy of the By-laws and Certification Test Rules will be available at the workshop or can be viewed / printed from the NAPWDA web page at: http://www.napwda.com/uploads/bylaws-cert-rules-may-6-2017.pdf
NAPWDA Master Trainers will be instructing and conducting NAPWDA certifications.
The cost of the workshop is $225.00 per K9 team with workshop checks made payable to the City of Charleston Police Department. A K9 team is 1 handler with 1 dog. There is an additional workshop fee of $75.00 per additional dog for any K9 Handler wishing to train or test with an additional dog.
NAPWDA Membership Dues:
Membership dues are $45.00 per year. Make NAPWDA Membership dues a SEPARATE CHECK payable to NAPWDA. Do not include this money in the same check as the workshop registration fee.
Civilian & SAR Handlers applying for Associate Membership must be sponsored by a current NAPWDA Regular member and must provide a current Criminal History Records Check at the time they initially join and upon renewing yearly. This record check must be obtained from a Law Enforcement Agency and cover that person for the entire United States or entire State that they live in (not just a city or county level). Associate Membership Info & Application may be printed out from the NAPWDA web site (Membership Information tab). View Certification Test Rules at http://www.napwda.com/uploads/bylaws-cert-rules-may-6-2017.pdf.
Send fees and registration form to:
City of Charleston Police Dept
Attention: Sgt. Jeffrey Thom
180 Lockwood Blvd
Best Western Sweetgrass Inn
1540 Savannah Highway
Charleston, SC 29407
North American Police Work Dog Association, a group rate of $89.99 per night, plus tax.
The attendees can call 843-571-6100 to make reservations and tell the clerk that they are with NAPWDA when they call.
***K9 must be in crate when Handler is away from room. The Handler and the Handler’s individual agency are responsible for any/all damages to the room caused by K9.
For any questions regarding the Workshop, Accommodations, or Directions, please contact
Sgt. Jeffrey Thom
Office: (843) 965-4083
Cell: (843) 323-0427
E mail: firstname.lastname@example.org