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2014-15 Course Schedule

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All Classes Start at 8:30 a.m., unless otherwise noted.

Course Date

Course Title

Hours

Cost

October 2014

05

TFA ORIENTATION 3-5 PM AT ACADEMY

06

TFA BEGINS

08

Dangerous Vicious Dog Bite Invest (DVD)
TCLEOSE, DSHS, TACA approved

4 CE

$50

09

Chemical Capture & Restraint (CCR)

8 CE

$250

14-15

Basic ACO Course
for initial certification

16

$200

14-17

ACO LEVEL 1/3 Combo (ACO L1/3)
(Combines Basic ACO Certification Course and Certified Euthanasia Tech Course)

28

$400

16

16-17

CET Recertification (CETR)

8 CE

$150

Certified Euthanasia Technician (CET)
with hands on for initial certification

12 CE

$250

23

Shelter Management Course (SMT)

8 CE

$175

27-29

Remote League City Police Dept. & Animal Control - League City, TX
Certified Euthanasia Tech 8 hrs (Oct 27)
Basic Animal Cruelty Investigations 8 hrs (Oct 28)
Dangerous-Vicious Dog & Bite Investigation 4 hrs (Oct 29)
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27

Equine Familiarization Course (EQF)

8 CE

$150

28

Self-Defense Class (TaeKwonDo) - Call TAACO if interested in taking course

28

Officer Survival & Safety, Bite Stick/Pepper Spray Cert. (OSS/BSPS)

8 CE

$150

29

Herpetology Familiarization and Handling (HFH)

4 CE

$55

31

TFA GRADUATION

31

LAST DAY TO REGISTER FOR BASIC ANIMAL CARE TECH COURSE IN NOVEMBER

November 2014

04-05

Advanced Animal Cruelty Investigation (AACI)

12 CE

$250

06

06-07

CET Recertification (CETR)

8 CE

$150

Certified Euthanasia Technician (CET)
with hands on for initial certification

12 CE

$250

10-14

Basic Animal Care Tech Course (BACT) (Open to the public)

36
no lodging
dbl occupancy
private lodging


$650
$850
$950

10

NEW - Mental Health Training for ACOs (MHT)

8

$150

11

Chemical Capture & Restraint (CCR)

8 CE

$250

12

Officer Survival & Safety, Bite Stick/Pepper Spray Cert. (OSS/BSPS)

8 CE

$150

13

Shelter Management Course (SMT)

8 CE

$175

18-19

Basic ACO Course
for initial certification

16

$200

18-21

ACO LEVEL 1/3 Combo (ACO L1/3)
(Combines Basic ACO Certification Course and Certified Euthanasia Tech Course)

28

$400

20

20-21

CET Recertification (CETR)

8 CE

$150

Certified Euthanasia Technician (CET)
with hands on for initial certification

12 CE

$250

24-DEC 01

OFFICES ARE CLOSED

December 2014

02-03

Advanced ACO Training Course (AACO)

12 CE

$250

04-05

Administrative ACO Course (ADMIN)
(This is the third level in certification for ACOs) Must register at least two weeks in advance of start date of class as there is a pre-class assignment that will be sent to the students

12 CE

$250

08

Shelter Management Course (SMT)

8 CE

$175

08

Dangerous Vicious Dog Bite Invest (DVD)
TCLEOSE, DSHS, TACA approved

4 CE

$50

09

Officer Survival & Safety, Bite Stick/Pepper Spray Cert. (OSS/BSPS)

8 CE

$150

10

ACO Supervisor Training Course (ACS)

8 CE

$150

10

NEW - Mental Health Training for ACOs (MHT)

8

$150

11-12

Advanced Animal Cruelty Investigation (AACI)

12 CE

$250

15

Chemical Capture & Restraint (CCR)

8 CE

$250

15

Basic Field Spanish (BFS)

8 CE

$150

16-17

Basic ACO Course
for initial certification

16

$200

16-19

ACO LEVEL 1/3 Combo (ACO L1/3)
(Combines Basic ACO Certification Course and Certified Euthanasia Tech Course)

28

$400

18

18-19

CET Recertification (CETR)

8 CE

$150

Certified Euthanasia Technician (CET)
with hands on for initial certification

12 CE

$250

22-24

REMOTE CLASS WEEK

25-31

OFFICES CLOSED FOR THE HOLIDAYS

January 2015

JAN 01-02

OFFICES CLOSED FOR THE HOLIDAYS

05

NEW - Mental Health Training for ACOs (MHT)

8

$150

06-07

Advanced Animal Cruelty Investigation (AACI)

12 CE

$250

08

08-09

CET Recertification (CETR)

8 CE

$150

Certified Euthanasia Technician (CET)
with hands on for initial certification

12 CE

$250

12-16

Basic Animal Care Tech Course (BACT) (Open to the public)

36
no lodging
dbl occupancy
private lodging


$650
$850
$950

12-16

REMOTE CLASS WEEK

20-21

Basic ACO Course
for initial certification

16

$200

20-23

ACO LEVEL 1/3 Combo (ACO L1/3)
(Combines Basic ACO Certification Course and Certified Euthanasia Tech Course)

28

$400

22

22-23

CET Recertification (CETR)

8 CE

$150

Certified Euthanasia Technician (CET)
with hands on for initial certification

12 CE

$250

19-23

REMOTE CLASS WEEK

23

LAST DAY TO REGISTER FOR FEBRUARY TFA

27

Chemical Capture & Restraint (CCR)

8 CE

$250

28

Officer Survival & Safety, Bite Stick/Pepper Spray Cert. (OSS/BSPS)

8 CE

$150

29

Shelter Management Course (SMT)

8 CE

$175

30

ACO Supervisor Training Course (ACS)

8 CE

$150

February 2015

01

TFA ORIENTATION 1-3 PM AT ACADEMY

02

FEBRUARY TFA BEGINS

05

NEW - Mental Health Training for ACOs (MHT)

8

$150

06

Dangerous Vicious Dog Bite Invest (DVD)
TCLEOSE, DSHS, TACA approved

4 CE

$50

10-11

Basic ACO Course
for initial certification

16

$200

10-13

ACO LEVEL 1/3 Combo (ACO L1/3)
(Combines Basic ACO Certification Course and Certified Euthanasia Tech Course)

28

$400

12

12-13

CET Recertification (CETR)

8 CE

$150

Certified Euthanasia Technician (CET)
with hands on for initial certification

12 CE

$250

16

Parasitology

4

$125

17-18

Zoonotic Diseases Course One (ZD1)

16

$250

19-20

Advanced ACO Training Course (AACO)

12 CE

$250

23

Herpetology Familiarization and Handling (HFH)

4 CE

$55

24

Self-Defense Class (TaeKwonDo) - Call TAACO if interested in taking course

25

Equine Familiarization Course (EQF)

8 CE

$150

27

FEBRUARY TFA GRADUATION

27

LAST DAY TO REGISTER FOR MARCH BACT CLASS

March 2015

02

ACO Supervisor Training Course (ACS)

8 CE

$150

03

Officer Survival & Safety, Bite Stick/Pepper Spray Cert. (OSS/BSPS)

8 CE

$150

04

Shelter Management Course (SMT)

8 CE

$175

05

05-06

CET Recertification (CETR)

8 CE

$150

Certified Euthanasia Technician (CET)
with hands on for initial certification

12 CE

$250

04-06

REMOTE CLASS WEEK

09-13

Basic Animal Care Tech Course (BACT) (Open to the public)

36
no lodging
dbl occupancy
private lodging


$650
$850
$950

10-11

Advanced Animal Cruelty Investigation (AACI)

12 CE

$250

12

NEW - Mental Health Training for ACOs (MHT)

8

$150

16-20

REMOTE CLASS WEEK

17-18

Basic ACO Course
for initial certification

16

$200

17-20

ACO LEVEL 1/3 Combo (ACO L1/3)
(Combines Basic ACO Certification Course and Certified Euthanasia Tech Course)

28

$400

19

19-20

CET Recertification (CETR)

8 CE

$150

Certified Euthanasia Technician (CET)
with hands on for initial certification

12 CE

$250

23-27

REMOTE CLASS WEEK

24-25

Advanced ACO Training Course (AACO)

12 CE

$250

26-27

Administrative ACO Course (ADMIN)
(This is the third level in certification for ACOs) Must register at least two weeks in advance of start date of class as there is a pre-class assignment that will be sent to the students

12 CE

$250

26-27

Zoonotic Diseases Course One (ZD1)

16

$250

27

LAST DAY TO REGISTER FOR APRIL TFA CLASS

30-APR 3

REMOTE CLASS WEEK

31

Parasitology

4

$125

April 2015

01

ACO Supervisor Training Course (ACS)

8 CE

$150

02

Officer Survival & Safety, Bite Stick/Pepper Spray Cert. (OSS/BSPS)

8 CE

$150

03

TAACO CLOSED FOR GOOD FRIDAY

05

TFA ORIENTATION FROM 1-3 PM

06

TFA BEGINS

09-10

REMOTE CLASS WEEK

13

NEW - Mental Health Training for ACOs (MHT)

8

$150

14-15

Basic ACO Course
for initial certification

16

$200

14-17

ACO LEVEL 1/3 Combo (ACO L1/3)
(Combines Basic ACO Certification Course and Certified Euthanasia Tech Course)

28

$400

16

16-17

CET Recertification (CETR)

8 CE

$150

Certified Euthanasia Technician (CET)
with hands on for initial certification

12 CE

$250

20

Parasitology

4

$125

21

Shelter Management Course (SMT)

8 CE

$175

22-23

Advanced ACO Training Course (AACO)

12 CE

$250

27

Herpetology Familiarization and Handling (HFH)

4 CE

$55

28

Self-Defense Class (TaeKwonDo) - Call TAACO if interested in taking course

29

Equine Familiarization Course (EQF)

8 CE

$150

30

TFA GRADUATION

30

LAST DAY TO REGISTER FOR MAY BACT COURSE

All classes require a minimum of 15 students to make. Registration deadline is 10 days prior to the start date of the class. No refunds after 21 days prior to the start date of the class. Student will be rescheduled for the next available course.

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