K9 Unit Management & Liability Mitigation
June 13 - June 15
Vohne Liche Kennels, (www.vohneliche.com), is proud to present K9 Unit Management &
Liability Mitigation, a 24 hour course designed to enhance your canine unit’s effectiveness
through education and management principles. The course will encompass handler and
canine selection to Use of Force and Search and Seizure issues to policy and preparing for
defense of an alleged canine based 4th Amendment violation.
- Handler selection
- Training standards
- Training non-canine personnel
- Public relations and the K9
- Tactical use of K9
- Search & Seizure
- Amendment and legal basis for apprehensions
- Failure to train
- Vicarious liability
- Record keeping
- Report writing
- Court testimony
- Administrative issues
The course will be presented by Mr. Rob Walker, Legal Director for Vohne Liche Kennels. Mr.
Walker brings 35 years of Legal, Leadership and Management training experience to Vohne Liche
Kennels. Rob is a retired police officer specializing in training and constitutional issues. Rob has
been an adjunct instructor at Vohne Liche Kennels since 1994 and full time at VLK since 2010. He
has taught over 5000 police officers in various subjects since 1988.
Mr. Walker possesses a Juris Doctorate and a Bachelor of Science in Administration of Justice.
K9 Unit Management and Liability Mitigation is a must for K9 trainers, supervisors,
command staff and handlers.