Canine Training

 

Here is a list of upcoming canine related training around Wisconsin. WLECHA sponsors two such events per year by awarding the host agency a $500 grant to help cover expenses.

March

Commercial Motor Vehicle Criminal Interdiction Training
Date(s):                03/24/2020 - 03/26/2020    (Deadline:      03/10/2020)
Cost:      $210.00 (lodging and meals)
Description:        * Topics covered include:
* The norms of the Commercial Vehicle industry
* The indicators of Commercial Vehicle criminal activity
* Current drug trafficking trends and smuggling patterns
* Current criminal trends and trafficking patterns involving Commercial Vehicles
* Commercial Vehicle driver interview techniques
* Indicators of a driver using, possessing, selling, or hauling illicit drugs
* Commercial Vehicle rapid assessment / criminal interdiction techniques
* Commercial Vehicle contraband concealment techniques
* Commercial Vehicle search techniques
* Characteristics of impaired drivers
* Compliance to search and seizure law(s) applicable to roadside encounters
* Use of the El Paso Intelligence Center ~ EPIC


Instructor/Vendor:         Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration / Drug Interdiction Assistance Program (DIAP)
Training Site Location:    Wisconsin State Patrol Academy
                                                      95 South 10th Avenue Fort McCoy, WI 54656
Contact:    Sergeant John A. Heffernan
Phone:      (608) 366-3306
Email:    john.heffernan@dot.wi.gov
Internet Address:            https://wisconsindot.csod.com/default.aspx?c=wspa2



 

Sept

SKIDDS/CATS CLASS

The goal of this 3 day course is to educate and train Patrol Officers, SWAT operators and K9 handler on the deployment of a police dog in a high risk / tactical operation such as: tactical tracking, barricaded suspects, live gunfire, approaches, entries, blind corners, room clearing, hallways, stairs, attics, crawl spaces, vehicle assaults, arrest techniques and even in a gas environment. 

**Training is being held in Madison, WI.  September 22-24, 2020**

  

FOR MORE INFORMATION VISIT:

 

www.K9TacOps.com

 

 

NOT A MEMBER?

Membership

 

The association is open to active and retired law enforcement. You do not need to be a canine handler.

 

Membership Application

 

UPCOMING EVENTS
March

COMMERCIAL INTERDICTION

Sept

SKIDDS/CATS CLASS

CONTACT

W.L.E.C.H.A.

PO Box 136

Germantown, WI 53022
 

 

Mail:  wlechatreasurer@gmail.com

© 2015 Wisconsin Law Enforcement Canine Handler Association