Oregon Police Canine Association

2024 OPCA Spring Seminar - Wilsonville/Clackamas County

Welcome

Oregon Police Canine Association

April 14th-17th, 2023

Wilsonville, OR Hosted by Clackamas County Agencies 

PAYMENT IS NOW REQUIRED AT TIME OF REGISTRATION THROUGH THE WEBSITE. 

Hotel Information

Holiday Inn - Wilsonville

25425 SW 95th Ave, Wilsonville, OR 97070

METHOD OF RESERVATIONS - INDIVIDUAL RESERVATIONS 

Hotel Link:

Room Rate is $114.00 per night. Our special rate ends on March 14th, 2024.

https://www.holidayinn.com/redirect?path=rates&brandCode=HI&localeCode=en&regionCode=1&hotelCode=PDXSO&checkInDate=14&checkInMonthYear=032024&checkOutDate=17&checkOutMonthYear=032024&_PMID=99801505&GPC=OK9&cn=no&viewfullsite=true

Certification Testing


DETECTION and PATROL CERTIFICATION TESTING AVAILABLE ON SUNDAY, April 14th.  A time will be arranged once we know how many we need to accommodate.

Please specify within REGISTRATION if you are in need of CERTIFICATION TESTING. If you do not need testing simply select "No". 

SEMINAR PRICING:

  • Handler/Supervisor, Working K9 at Seminar: $325.00
  • Supervisor/Observer, Not Working K9 at Seminar: $75.00
  • Classroom Only,  Not working K9: $75.00
  • OPCA Trainers or Eboard Member: $75.00 
  • Guest attending the banquet dinner: $40.00
  • Decoys: FREE OF CHARGE 

    ***After March 14th, 2024 all registrations (with the exception of the Decoys) will increase by $100.00*** 

If you would like to bring a guest to the banquet dinner you can pay for them separate, but it must be done in advance. There is an option to pay for a guest to attend the banquet dinner on the OPCA home page or by clicking here.

This registration session will allow you to complete the required information and submit payment. Please read through each page carefully to ensure that all information is provided accurately. To complete registration through our secure site, please have your Visa, MasterCard, Discover, or checking account information available.  If you get a blank screen when trying to pay, try using another browser like Google Chrome.  Some agency firewalls block access to the payment site from Microsoft Edge or Internet Explorer.

Following the completion of this registration, you will see a charge on your account from OPCA.

Speaker Information

Patrol-

Mark Kauffman

Steve White

Detection- 

Frank Romano - Golden Gate K9

Dr.  Sarah Tauber - Dove Lewis Animal Hospital

AGENDA

This is the generic schedule. PDF Files above hold the majority of the specific details.

April 14th and 15th

Mark Kauffman Decoy Class  - Two full days - More details coming - FREE DECOY CLASS

April 14th

Patrol and Detection Certification Testing 

April 15th

Registration check-in - 0700

Patrol Classroom 0800-1700:

Steve White - ProActive K9 - Tracking, trailing, multi surface tracking and reading and understanding scenting behavior

Detection Classroom 0800-1700: 

Frank Romano - Golden Gate K9 - Selection to Detection - 4 hours

Dr. Sarah Tauber - Dove Lewis Animal Hospital - Basic Hands on K9 First Aid to include Fentanyl Exposure and Procedures - 4 hours

Banquet at Holiday Inn - 1800

April 16th and 17th 

Working scenario days for both Patrol and Detection 0800-1800

 

Questions

Please direct questions to:

Patrol - Patrol Chair Shawn Debler

Detection - Detection Chair Elliot Ramos

Matt Schmidt

Webmaster