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SAR Canine Training Seminar

September 20 - September 22

SAR CANINE TRAINING SEMINAR OVERVIEW:  Seminar in Southwest Missouri.  Utilizing the unique characteristics of the rural Table Rock area, the seminar training sessions will include lake front, campgrounds, farms, buildings & wilderness areas. Handlers will work in small groups led by qualified and regionally experienced instructors.

Base of Operation and Lodging @ Kings Harbor Marina Resort 

Lodging:  (not included in registration)

  • Kings Harbor Marina Resort: Space is blocked for all participants at a discounted rate.

Kings Harbor Lodging Discount Information

Seminar Structure:

  • Small Groups led by local experienced and qualified instructors Instructor Bios

– Scott Burger – Kansas Task Force, 4 State SAR, Quapaw Nation SAR Team

– Lillian Lockwood – Kansas Task Force, Kansas Search and Rescue Dog Association, SARDUS Central

– Tammy Robertson – Oklahoma Task Force 1, TEXSAR, NASAR

– Scott Robertshaw – SAR Canine Training Owner/Trainer, Central Crossing Fire Protection  District, MOSAR, SARDUS, CRAD

Teaching Topics:

  • Engagement/Reinforcement/Reward Systems
  • Direction & Control Teaching Sequence
  • TFR’s variations
  • CalTOPO/Collars/GPS
  • K9 1st aid

Training Session Focus:

  • Skill Drills
  • Scent Theory/Search Strategy
  • Scenarios
  • Video Recorded Training Sessions & Searches


September 20
September 22
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