2020 National Workshop
Time & Location
About the Event
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 welcome, 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. The vendor room will be open evenings Sunday, May 3 – Wednesday, May 7.
Meetings, Training, and Events: If you are a Bloodhound handler, Explosive, Arson (Accelerant), Cadaver or Search and Rescue Handler, please register by March 1st, 2020 to allow enough time to secure training aides and additional trainers for these training venues.
Accreditation Meeting: Friday, May 1, 2020, at 9 AM Holiday Inn Conference Room - 4715 Helen Hauser Blvd. Titusville, FL 32780.
Executive Board Meeting: Saturday, May 2, 2020, at 9 AM Holiday Inn Conference Room - 4715 Helen Hauser Blvd. Titusville, FL 32780.
Master Trainer Dinner: Saturday, May 2, 2020, 5 PM to 7 PM Shiloh’s Restaurant - 3665 S. Washington Ave. Titusville, FL 32780.
Workshop Registration/Check-in: Sunday, May 3, 2020, 9 AM to 4 PM and Monday, May 4, 2020, 8:00 AM to 9 AM Police Hall of Fame - 6350 Horizon Dr. Titusville, FL 32780.
Master Trainer & Trainer Meeting: Sunday, May 3, 2020, 1 PM to 2 PM Police Hall of Fame -6350 Horizon Dr. Titusville, FL 32780.
General Membership Meeting: Sunday, May 3, 2020, 2 PM to 5 PM Police Hall of Fame - 6350 Horizon Dr. Titusville, FL 32780. Important ALL members attend! Workshop Family Picnic: Sunday, May 3, 2020, 5 PM to 7 PM Fox Lake Park - 4400 Fox Lake Rd. Titusville, FL 32796.
Monday, May 4, 2020, to Thursday, May 7, 2020, All morning meetings will be held at the Police Hall of Fame - 6350 Horizon Dr. Titusville, FL 32780 from 8:00 AM to 8:30 unless otherwise directed.
Hospitality Room Open: Sunday, May 3, 2020, to Wednesday, May 6, 2020, 5:30 PM to Midnight - River’s Edge Event Center - 7101 S. Washington Ave. Titusville, FL 32780.
Classroom & Field Work: Note: All training areas shut down from 11:30 AM-1 PM for lunch
Workshop Banquet: Thursday, May 7, 2020, 6 PM to 10 PM - Valiant Air Command Museum - 6600 Tico Rd. Titusville Florida 32780. Catered dinner provided as well as pizza for children if preferred (Please advise when registering on # for dinner and/or if pizza is preferred for children).
Hotels: RATES AND ROOMS ARE ONLY HELD FOR 30 DAYS PRIOR TO THE WORKSHOP. Rates are offered Wednesday, April 29 – May 8, 2020
Hotels offering discounted rooms:
Fairfield Inn and Suites Titusville Kennedy Space Center
4735 Helen Hauser Blvd., Titusville FL 32780
321-385-1818 $135/night plus tax, no pet fee
TownePlace Suites Titusville Kennedy Space Center 4815 Helen Hauser Boulevard, Titusville, FL 32780
321-603-0811 $138/night plus tax, no pet fee Full breakfast included
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 will be staying at host hotel: Holiday Inn Kennedy Space Center 4715 Helen Hauser Blvd., Titusville FL 32780 321-383-0200 $119/night plus tax **Master Trainers, please contact Master Trainer Bill Faus **
Other hotels in the same geographical area: Best Western 3455 Cheney Hwy., Titusville FL 32780 321-269-9100 Hampton Inn 4760 Helen Hauser Blvd., Titusville FL 32780 321-383-9191 Ramada Inn 3500 Cheney Hwy., Titusville FL 32780 321-269-5510 Quality Inn 3655 Cheney Hwy., Titusville FL 32780 321-269-7110
Workshop Registration Fee: $300.00 for members $345.00 for non-members (the additional $45 includes membership for nonmember).
No registration refunds within 60 days of workshop. No Exceptions!
Current membership is required to attend.
You must turn in a current health certificate for each K-9 you bring (a copy is acceptable.)
Download your form and Make check for workshop registration fee payable to: 2020 NAPWDA National Workshop
*Mail Workshop Registration and Payment to: Titusville Police Department Attn: Suzanne Canada 1100 John Glenn Blvd., Titusville FL 32780
Lt. Chris DeLoach 321-567-3952
K9 Officer John Cantalupo 321-704-4964
Lt. Todd Maddox 321-403-5605