Florida State Statute 828.27 mandates that animal control officers successfully complete a minimum of 16 hours of training in marksmanship, equipment handling, safety and animal care, and can demonstrate proficiency in chemical immobilization of animals in accordance with guidelines prescribed in the Chemical Immobilization Operational Guide of the American Humane Association, prior to performing chemical immobilization of animals.

Please note that it is FACA’s policy that only Animal Control Agency employees and Law Enforcement Officers will be trained for Chemical Immobilization by FACA and FACA Instructors. This training will not be made available to private individuals or companies without prior approval from FACA.




September 6th – 7th, 2017     *Cancelled – Will be Rescheduled due to Hurricane

Polk County Sheriff’s Office
Agriculture Crimes Unit
4200 Ben Durrance Road
Bartow, Florida 33830

Registration Fees:      $95.00 for Students from FACA Member Agencies
                                             $150.00 for Non-Members

To Register:                  Registration Now Closed – Class is FULL  



September 20th – 21st, 2017     * Open to the Public *

Safe-Capture International, INC.
Holiday Inn Orlando SW-Celebration Area
5711 W. Irlo Bronson Memorial Hwy.
Kissimmee, Florida 34746

Registration Brochure:      Fall 2017 Safe Capture




          2017 Approved Chemical Immobilization Instructors

          Chemical Immobilization Instructor Application



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