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Credentialed Animal Control & Cruelty Investigations Training
November 7, 2022 @ 8:00 a.m. - November 11, 2022 @ 5:00 p.m.
Essential Animal Services Training (EAST) Academy is intended for a wide variety of professionals, including animal cruelty investigators, animal control officers, veterinary professionals, animal welfare workers, members of animal rescue groups, and others who are responsible for the care and control of animals and the investigation of animal cruelty cases. The EAST Academy curriculum consists of three 40-hour modules, each providing instruction in all aspects of animal control and animal cruelty investigations. We recommend Module A be taken first, and Modules B and C may be taken in any order.
Upon successful completion of this curriculum (cumulative average score of 80% or above), students will receive a certificate of completion and are eligible to apply for continuing education credits (CEUs) from Colorado State University. Veterinary professionals are eligible to apply for CEUs from Colorado State University Veterinary Teaching Hospital.
EAST Academy continues the exemplary Code 3 standard of outstanding faculty who are qualified to teach the various subjects, not only by knowledge but also by experience. All of our faculty have “been there and done that” with practical field application.
EAST Academy faculty includes Chris Hadis, Brett Huff, Jace Huggins, Krista Kurvers, Belinda Lewis, Debby MacDonald, Charlotte J. Robinson D.V.M., and Todd Stosuy.
MODULE A includes:
• The Professional & Ethical Officer
• Companion Animal Capture & Handling
• Rabies & Quarantine
• Canine & Feline Identification
• Laws & Ordinances, Policies & Procedures
• Concepts of Interviewing
• Search & Seizure, w/ Juveniles & Liability
• Investigative Report Writing
• Biosecurity & Zoonotic Diseases
• Animal Assessments & Working w/Veterinarians
• Canine & Feline Behavior
• Bite Case Investigation
Tuition, Registration & Payment
The tuition for Essential Animal Services Training Academy Modules A, B, and C is $550 per module.
Register online at www.code3associates.org. Registration should be received at least 30 days prior to class start date. Full payment is due by the first day of class.
Training participants will be assessed a 25% FEE on any cancellation made two weeks or less prior to class date, NO REFUNDS will be issued if the cancellation is made 0‐5 days prior to the training. Exceptions may be made for extenuating circumstances and/or credits could be applied to future Code 3 training, please contact us regarding all cancellations.
Please call Code 3 Associates at 303-772-7724 with any questions.