2020 Fall • 40 Hour Man-Trailing Training & Certification Seminar
Hosted by the Matthews Police Department
October 17th through the 22nd - Matthews NC
Hotel reservations will be at the Hampton Inn
9615 Independence Pointe Pwky
Matthews, NC 28105
Cost is $104.00 a night which includes breakfast.
Certification is offered for NPBA Member Attendees participating in ALL Classroom & Field Exercises. Teams MUST bring training logs. Minimum Requirements for certifying hounds must be a minimum of ten (10) months old and the handler must have a minimum of 6 months of training records with his/her dog that he/she is certifying with. Only 1 dog per Handler will be certified. Certification is based on Instructor's Evaluation. The 40 Hour Man-Trailing Training & Certification Course qualifies for 4 Contact Hours of Continuing Education Units through Garrett College's (MD) Continuing Education & Workforce Development Department. NPBA Certification requires FULL ATTENDANCE. Puppies 10 weeks or older are welcome to participate in the week-long training seminar.