Essential Animal Services Training (EAST) Module A

Verona, Virginia

April 29-May 3, 2024

Special 2-for-1 Agency Discount: Pay for 1 person from your agency and receive the 2nd person for free! Offer only applies to training in Verona, Virginia.

To receive this discount, students must be from the same agency.


Essential Animal Services Training (EAST) Academy is intended for a wide variety of professionals including animal cruelty investigators, animal control officers, veterinary professionals, animal welfare workers, members of animal rescue groups & others who are responsible for the care and control of animals and the investigation of animal cruelty cases. The EAST Academy curriculum consists of three 40 hour modules, each providing instruction in all aspects of animal control and animal cruelty investigations. We recommend Module A be taken first, and modules B and C may be taken in any order.

Upon successful completion of this curriculum (cumulative average score of 80% or above) students will receive a certificate of completion and are eligible to apply for continuing education credits (CEUs) from Colorado State University. Veterinary professionals are eligible to apply for CEUs from Colorado State University Veterinary Teaching Hospital.

EAST Academy continues the exemplary Code 3 standard of outstanding faculty who are qualified to teach the various subjects, not only by knowledge but also by experience. All of our faculty have “been there and done that” with practical field application.


MODULE A includes

  • The Professional & Ethical Officer
  • Companion Animal Capture & Handling
  • Rabies & Quarantine
  • Canine & Feline Identification
  • Laws & Ordinances, Policies & Procedures
  • Concepts of Interviewing
  • 4th Amendment for the Humane Officer / ACO
  • Investigative Report Writing
  • Biosecurity Risk Management
  • Animal Assessments & Working w/ Veterinarians
  • Canine & Feline Behavior
  • Bite Case Investigation

Tuition, Registration & Payment

The tuition for Essential Animal Services Training Academy Modules A, B, and C is $550 per module.

Texas LEO’s will receive TCOLE credit for this training, and the training is also approved by TXDSHS.

Colorado Department of Agriculture Bureau of Animal Protection Agents fulfill training requirements for this training, and the training is approved for continuing education credits.

Registration should be received at least 45 days prior to class start date.  Full payment is due by the first day of class.

Training participants will be assessed a 25% fee on any cancellation made two weeks or less prior to class date, no refunds will be issued if the cancellation is made 0-5 days prior to the training. Exceptions may be made for extenuating circumstances and/or credits could be applied to future Code 3 training, please contact us regarding all cancellations.  You may bring payment with you to class or send a check through the mail, or you may pay by credit card. Payment by credit card includes a 2% processing fee.  If you prefer to pay by check, we will invoice you. Once class attendance meets minimum requirements, invoices will be automatically sent.

Please email us, info@code3associates.org, with any questions.57


Location

Essential Animal Services Training (EAST) Academy Module A will be held from April 29-May 3, 2024 in Verona, VA.  The class will be held at the Augusta County Government Center, Smith Room East, 18 Government Center Lane, Verona, VA  24482.

Attendee(s) Information

Ticket Type Price Spaces
EAST Module A 2024 - Verona VA - credit card payment $561.00
EAST A Verona VA - payment by check $550.00
EAST A Verona VA 2 For 1 Agency Discount-Credit Card Payment Only $280.50

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