Date(s) - 09/10/2018 - 09/14/2018
7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Rhode Island SPCA
The National Animal Control & Humane Officer Academy (NACHO) provides law enforcement and animal welfare/animal control personnel with training that equips them with the tools needed, not only for duties in animal control, but also animal cruelty investigations.
Module B Topics May Include
Animal Hoarders (with tabletop exercise)
Cruelty Scene & Evidence Processing
Tense Argument & Confrontation Tactics
Livestock ID & Behavior
Case and Trial Preparation
Sworn Testimony (Practical)
Body Condition Scoring
Situational Awareness and Stress Management
Upon completion of Modules A, B, and C participants will be dual certified as a NACA Certified Animal Control Officer and a Code 3 Associates Certified Cruelty Investigator. The NACA certification requires successful completion of only Modules A and B. This academy is taught in partnership with Colorado State University for certification, upon successful completion, students will receive a certificate and are eligible to apply for continuing education credits from Colorado State University. Veterinary professionals may apply to receive CEUs from Colorado State University Veterinary Teaching Hospital.