Regional Training

North Central- ND, MN, SD, WI, MI, NE, IA, IL, IN, OH, KY, KS, MO



Ryan Sumner-Lenexa PD

Phone: (816) 809-9939


Upcoming Training

July 2018, Midwestern Police Canine Training and Trials

Contact Lyle Sinclair for more information: 

National Training Seminar, Kansas City, Missouri September 11-13, 2018


Northeast- ME, VT, NH, MA, RI, CT, NJ, DE, MD, NY, PA, VA, WV


Northeast Regional Director

Mark Tobin-New Castle Cnty PD-Retired

Phone: (302) 373-0402


Upcoming Training

May 8-9, 2018, Certifications-Delaware

Contact Mark Tobin 302-373-0402

Northwest- MT, ID, WY, NV, UT, CO


Northwest Regional Director

Bill Delay-Arvada PD-retired

8101 Ralston Road  Arvada, Colorado 80001
Phone: (303) 582-9307


Upcoming Training

May 8th-11th, 2018 Jackson Wyoming Seminar, Jackson, Wyoming

The Teton County Sheriff’s Office K9 Unit will be hosting the 17th annual NPCA K-9 narcotics, patrol, tracking, and bomb seminar and certification.  The K-9 certification is sponsored by National Police Canine Association (NPCA).  This three and a half day seminar includes 24 hours of  POST credit.  The dates are May 8-11, 2018 (Tuesday thru Friday), in Jackson, Wyoming.  The cost is $220.00.  The NPCA seminar always provides ample time for hands on dog training, problem solving and field practical’s.  Lodging information will be forwarded upon request.  If you plan to attend, have any questions, or need more information, please call or email:  Detective David Hodges at or K9 Sgt. Chet Hooper at, or 307-733-2331, or 307-413-1424 (cell David Hodges) and 307-413-1432 (cell Sgt. Chet Hooper).

Decision/ Helper class Sunday and Monday before the K9 seminar begins in Jackson. The cost is $100.00 for the two day class or $80.00 if attending the seminar and paying the $220.00 seminar registration. 

This class will entail educating the canine team Helper in understanding and utilizing the environment. The class will teach them how the environment may affect the Canines performance.

Basic decoy skills, setting Tracks, setting Drug and Explosives hides, Building and Area Search. 

Deadline for registration is April 01 for the Helpers class


South Central- TN, MS, AL, LA, AR, OK, TX


South Central Regional Director

Danny Valdez

Phone: (409) 284-3595 


Upcoming Training

May 21-25, 2018, SC Regional Training and Certs, Enid, Oklahoma 

Contact Ryan Fuxa 580-554-1721

$150.00 for NPCA Members, $200.00 for Non-Members. Enrolling after 5-4-18, cost will increase to $200.00. 

See flyer download below for Classes and Hotel information.  

Southeast- NC, SC, GA, FL


Southeast Regional Director

Fred Janke

Lee County Sheriff’s Office-Sgt.

Phone: (239) 851-0889


Upcoming Training

March 21st, 2018 Detection Certifications, Jacksonville, Florida


7150 Phillips Hwy

Linda Morgan or Blair Twigg

Southwest- AZ, NM, NV




Mesa Police Department

Office Phone: 480-250-6807


Upcoming  Training

February 7-8, 2018,   Certifications, Albuquerque, New Mexico

Contact Kevin Sheldahl: 505-250-4576 

West Coast- CA, OR, WA, HI



Daryl Gaunt

Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department

Office Phone: 909-518-2232


or contact West Coast Standards-Brian McBride  for any assistance 714-743-1119

Upcoming Training

January 9, 2018, Narc & Firearm Certifications, Granada Hills, CA

Davis Academy 12001 Blucher Ave, Granada Hills, CA.

Contact Brian McBride 714-743-1119

January 29, 2018, Narcotics, Currency & Firearm Certifications, Castaic, CA

County Housing 0800

Contact Nicole Pepo  213-276-4430



2018 SC Training flyer (pdf)