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2014 Course Schedule

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

Course Date

Course Title

Hours

Cost

July 2014

01-03

Remote Brazoria Co. Sheriff's Office - Angleton, TX
Equine Familiarization 8 hrs (Jul 1)
Certified Euthanasia Tech 8 hrs (Jul 2)
CET (Jul 3)
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04

HOLIDAY

06

TFA ORIENTATION 3-5 PM AT ACADEMY

07

TFA BEGINS

08-11

Remote City of Gonzales Animal Control - Gonzales, TX
Equine Familiarization 8 hrs (Jul 8)
Chemical Capture & Restraint 8 hrs (Jul 9)
Certified Euthanasia Technician 12 hrs (Jul 10-11)
CET Recert 8 hrs (Jul 10)
Dangerous-Vicious Dog & Bite 4 hrs (Jul 11)
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09-10

Remote Jasper County Sheriff's Office - Jasper, TX
Basic Animal Cruelty Investigations 8 hrs (Jul 9)
Dangerous-Vicious Dog & Bite 4 hrs (Jul 10)
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09

Basic Field Spanish (BFS)

8 CE

$150

10

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

4 CE

$50

11

Remote Waller County Sheriff's Office - Hempstead, TX
Dangerous-Vicious Dog & Bite 4 hrs (Jul 11)
AM/PM Classes: 0800-1200 & 1300-1700 hours
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15-17

Remote Kerr County Animal Services - Kerrville, TX
Chemical Capture & Restraint 8 hrs (Jul 15)
Basic Animal Cruelty Investigations 8 hrs (Jul 16)
Bite Stick/Pepper Spray 4 hrs (Jul 17)
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15-16

Basic ACO Course
for initial certification

16

$200

15-18

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

28

$400

17

17-18

CET Recertification (CETR)

8 CE

$150

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

12 CE

$250

22

Shelter Management Course (SMT)

8 CE

$175

25

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

8 CE

$150

28

Herpetology Familiarization and Handling (HFH)

4 CE

$55

29

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

30

Equine Familiarization Course (EQF)

8 CE

$150

August 2014

01

TFA GRADUATION

04-06

Remote Liberty County Sheriff's Office - Liberty, TX
Basic Animal Cruelty Investigations 8 hrs (Aug 04)
Equine Familiarization 8 hrs (Aug 05)
Dangerous-Vicious Dog & Bite Investigation 4 hrs (Aug 06)
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05-06

Zoonotic Diseases Course One (ZooD-1)

16 CE

$250

06-07

Remote Galveston County Humane Society - Galveston, TX
Certified Euthanasia Recert Only 8 hrs (Aug 06)
Certified Euthanasia Tech Initial 4 hrs (Aug 07)
Dangerous-Vicious Dog & Bite Investigation 4 hrs (Aug 07)
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11-15

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

36
no lodging
dbl occupancy
private lodging


$650
$850
$950

12-14

Remote City of Dalhart Police Dept. & Animal Control - Dalhart, TX
Chemical Capture & Restraint 8 hrs (Aug 12)
Advanced ACO Certification 12 hrs (Aug 13-14)
Dangerous-Vicious Dog & Bite 4 hrs (Aug 14)
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12

Chemical Capture & Restraint (CCR)

8 CE

$250

13

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

8 CE

$150

14-15

Advanced Animal Cruelty Investigation (AACI)

12 CE

$250

18

ACO Supervisor Training Course (ACS)

8 CE

$150

19-20

Basic ACO Course
for initial certification

16

$200

19-22

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

28

$400

21

21-22

CET Recertification (CETR)

8 CE

$150

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

12 CE

$250

25

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

4 CE

$50

26-27

Advanced ACO Training Course (AACO)

12 CE

$250

28-29

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

September 2014

02-04

Remote Bay City Police Department - Bay City, TX
Basic Animal Cruelty Investigations 8 hrs (Sep 2)
Equine Familiarization 8 hrs (Sep 3)
Dangerous-Vicious Dog & Bite 4 hrs (Sep 4)
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02

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

8 CE

$150

03

Shelter Management Course (SMT)

8 CE

$175

04

04-05

CET Recertification (CETR)

8 CE

$150

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

12 CE

$250

09

Chemical Capture & Restraint (CCR)

8 CE

$250

10

ACO Supervisor Training Course (ACS)

8 CE

$150

11

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

19

LAST DAY TO REGISTER FOR OCTOBER TFA

22-23

Advanced Animal Cruelty Investigation (AACI)

12 CE

$250

24-25

Advanced ACO Training Course (AACO)

12 CE

$250

29-OCT 03

REMOTE CLASS WEEK

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

Herpetology Familiarization and Handling (HFH)

4 CE

$55

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

Equine Familiarization Course (EQF)

8 CE

$150

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

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

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-JAN 02

OFFICES CLOSED FOR THE HOLIDAYS

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.

A minimum of $500 deposit is required at the time of registration for the TAACO FULL ACADEMY. The remainder of the tuition is due upon the start date of the class. All in-service course fees must accompany the registration forms. Registration may be made through the website.


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