Detection K9 Handler Course (Florida)

October 19 – 30


Become a proficient K9 handler at one of the most reputable canine training facilities in the United States. During this 2 week course, you will receive hands-on training and learn comprehensive working dog handling techniques. Our classes are lead by professional instructors, and are both great fun and challenging for the enthusiastic men and women—and K9s—who attend. You will learn how to:

  • Develop basic problem-solving skills
  • Adhere to your maintenance training
  • Keep accurate records
  • Maintain the health of your K9 partner, including K9 First Aid, diet, exercise, stress handling, and more.
  • Review the odors on which K9s are trained
  • Read the drive of a K9
  • Manipulate your K9 in and out of prey and fight
  • Understand the role of body language and footwork in K-9 handling situations

For further details Call 877.903.DOGS (3647)


*If you don’t have a K9 partner and still want to attend this course, please contact us and ask about leasing or purchasing a K9 Partner. 


  • 12 Full-Time Operational Staff
  • 80 Run Kennel System
  • 10 Acre Outdoor Training Area
  • 8,000 sq ft Indoor Training Facilities

AMK9 is pleased to partner with “service dog friendly” hotels at both of our locations. To make reservations, please contact the hotel, and be sure to let them know you are a student at AMK9! 
We will loan you a Vari-Kennel for your hotel room.

Homewood Suites By Hilton Daytona Beach Speedway-Airport
165 Bill France Blvd.
Daytona Beach, Florida 32114
TEL: +1-386-258-2828


  • Distance from AMK9: 28 minutes
  • Free hot breakfast (7 days a week)
  • Free dinner, includes beer & wine (Monday-Thursday)
  • Outdoor pool
  • Gym/fitness center
  • NO pet fee

Country Inn & Suites, Port Orange-Daytona, FL
5802 Journey’s End Dr.
Port Orange, FL 32127
TEL: +1-386-760-0101


  • Distance from AMK9: 21 minutes
  • Free hot breakfast (7 days a week)
  • Outdoor pool
  • Gym/fitness center
  • NO Pet Fee

AMK9 understands that all dog and handler training needs are not the same. If you would like to discuss adapting one of our above courses with additional training, or creating a custom program for your unique K9 security training needs, please contact us.

For further details or inquiries please contact AMK9’s Law Enforcement Division directly:
(386) 451-0952

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