Accredited K9 Training
Our security dog training takes place at our onsite training facility in Yorkshire, all supervised by our experienced and fully qualified trainer. We train protection dogs for a variety of reasons including personal, household, and public protection dogs, as well as training dogs to search for drugs and explosives.
Our comprehensive dog handler training courses are run by our NASDU approved instructor who will provide you with the knowledge and skills you will need.
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Graeme formed part of the dedicated protection teams for both the Right Honourable Dr Marjorie “Mo” Mowlam and the Right Honourable Peter Mandelson who served consecutively as the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland between 1997 and 2001.
He performed handling duties for the protection of dignitaries and VIP’s including Prime Minister Tony Blair.
In 2003 he successfully completed his Police Explosives Search Dog Continuation Trainers course and supplemented the existing instructional team. He continued to perform handling duties and was part of the protection team for the visit of President George W Bush in 2005.
In 2011, Graeme successfully completed his Home Office accredited Explosives Detection Dog Instructors module and assumed full responsibility for the Force’s EDD capability. He prepared teams to protect the public and participants at the 2012 London Olympics and was responsible for the pre-deployment licensing of all of North Yorkshire Police EDD teams.
In 2015, Graeme assumed the role of Directing Staff at the national counter-terrorism search and licensing events at Catterick Garrison where he instructed Police, Prison and Military teams.
In 2016 Graeme gained Affiliate Trainer status with NASDU and went on to gain Approved status in 2016. He continues to train EDD within the Security industry and prepares dogs to be sold to the military. He holds the PTTLS teaching certificate and the IOSH Managing Safety at Work accreditation.