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.


 

UPCOMING COURSES


 

July 22nd – 23rd, 2019      CLASS NOW FULL – Registration Closed

Live Oak City Hall
101 White Ave SE
Live Oak, FL 32064

Registration Fee:     $150.00 for students from FACA Member Agencies
                                   $205.00 for all other students

To Register:    Regist chem cap

 


 

July 29th – 30th, 2019

Polk County Sheriff’s Office Training Center
2201 Old Bartow Eagle Lake Road
Bartow, FL 33830

Registration Fee:     $95.00 for students from FACA Member Agencies
                                  $150.00 for all other students

To Register:     CI Course Registration Form

Deadline:     Registration closes 7/15 or when class is full, whichever comes first.
                     Class limited to 30 students.

 


 

DOWNLOAD DOCUMENTS:

          2019 Approved Chemical Immobilization Instructors

          Chemical Immobilization Instructor Application

 


 

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