State of Indiana

03/01/2024 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 02/29/2024 23:05

K9210 Basic Land Cadaver Search Techniques for K-9s

Dates: March 1 and August 24, 2024. Location: IDHS Search and Rescue Training Center (Brazil). Register on Acadis.


This is a one day course designed to introduce K-9 teams to techniques used to locate human remains. Students will learn how to handle and store training aids, basic scent theory, and proper handling of training material. Field training will consist of imprinting the dog on cadaver scent and developing a solid trained alert. This class is applicable to both search dog teams and law enforcement teams. This is a pre-requisite for all intermediate and advanced cadaver courses.