2019 instructor roster to begin soon…stay tuned to see what masters will be dishing out critical information next year in Daytona Beach!

2018 Instructors

David Adebimpe, DSc, PhD, CChem – ScentLogix

Ryan Anderson – Domestic Interdiction Group


Tzviel “BK” Blankchtein – Masada Tactical

Chris “CJ” Caracci – Former U.S. Navy SEAL

Guest Speaker: Combat Mindset and Critical Thinking

David Dorn – K-9 Specialized Training and Consulting

The Normalization of Risk in Explosive Detection Dog (EDD) Handling

Christopher Ennis – Delaware State Police EOD Team Commander

Robotic Breaching & SWAT/EOD Interoperability

Kevin Good – Battelle

Terms, Data, and Concepts that Every Explosives Detection Canine Handler Should KnowJeff Jennings – Improvised Electronics

Comprehensive IED ElectronicsJason Johnson – Project K9 Hero

Scent Detection Procurement

Kenneth Licklider – Vohne Liche Kennels, Inc

Obedience to Odor

George McKerrow – MAC 7 Training

Insight Into ISIS Weaponry and IED’s

Ryan Morris – Tripwire Operations Group

Introduction to Homemade Explosives

Pat Nolan – Tactical Directional Canine Systems

Training and Operational Use of Radio Guided Canine Camera Systems

Yossi Purec – Masada Tactical

Survival Tactics for the Undercover Officer (Restraint Defeat, CQC, SERE)

Ben Shaffer  – USPCA

From Battlefield to Springfield: Lessons from an Explosives Detection Dog Handler/Trainer

Ted Simpson – International Association of Law Enforcement Firearms Instructors

Advanced Weapon Retention and Disarmament

Eric Stanbro – Torchlight K9

Decoy Skills for K9 Maintenance and Scenario-Based Training

Ted Summers – Torchlight K9

Decoy Skills for K9 Maintenance and Scenario-Based Training

*Instructor(s) and course subject(s) are subject to change without prior notice.