Cadaver Detection Trainer Online Course

This one-of-its-kind course is NOW available ONLINE!!

Our cadaver detection trainer course online includes all things cadaver and human remains, from selecting the right dog for the job, emergency first aid while on the search, water searches, successful handler techniques, and MUCH more! The information we have compiled in this course is like no other! If training cadaver/HRD dogs is your desire, then this course is for you!

What’s Included In The Cadaver Detection Trainer Certification Course

Cadaver Detection Trainer Certification Course Online

Students will learn handling techniques, scent theory, search methods, basic/advanced obedience, proofing, alerting and how to conduct searches across any land terrain and water. All knowledge and skills necessary for a dog to complete a search will be covered, as well as first aid, distance directions, professional etiquette, and other skills. By exploring real-life situations, students will learn how to work with the cadaver dog and use the canine’s keen senses to resolve human remains investigations.

The online learning module permits students to save money on tuition, travel, lodging.  This self-paced course explores the advanced skills needed to train effective HRD teams.  It includes the same information contained within our on-site trainer course.

Cadaver Detection Dog Trainer Online Course Outline

While we couldn’t possibly list every little detail of the course, here is an overview:

  • Training Fundamentals
    • Conditioning
    • Phases of Training
    • Correction vs. Reward
  • Obedience Training
    • Basic and Advanced
    • Proper use of a Prong collar
    • Proper use of a Remote collar
    • History of Dog Training
    • Clicker Training
    • Baiting/Luring
  • Selecting the HRD dog
    • Selecting the Handler
  • Drive Development
  • Training Equipment
    • Training Aids
    • Scent Articles
    • Proper Handling of Training Aids
  • Teaching Practical Agility
    • Confidence Development
  • Scent Theory
    • Scent Cones and Pools
    • Varied Terrain & Conditions
  • Training Human Remains Detection
    • Basic Human Decomposition
    • Imprinting
    • Search Methods
    • Teaching the Alert
    • Proofing
    • Problem Solving
    • Land Cadaver Dogs
    • Water Cadaver Dogs
  • HRD Operations
    • Canine First Aid
    • Cadaver Case Law
    • Maintaining Cadaver Dogs
  • Final Exam and Certification