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.
Sorry, but there are no classes scheduled at this time. Please check back regularly or you may want to consider subscribing to our e-news, as those who do will receive automated email notifications for when new training opportunities get posted. You may also consider contacting your closest instructor directly and see if you can be put on a waiting list.
If you would like to receive automatic e-mail updates for when new training opportunities become available, be sure to “Sign up for our E-News”