Applications for Instructor and Evaluator

If you are interested in applying to be an Instructor or Evaluator with NNCDS please fill out the form below and hit the submit button. A copy will go to our 2nd VP Heather Suedkamp and you will also get a copy sent to your email  In order to be considered you need to do the following. 
  • • Completed application.
  • • Proof of a minimum of 3 years of handling search and rescue/recovery K9 in the discipline(s) for which you are applying.
  • • K9 resume detailing experiences from call-outs, handler education, past certifications, and any teaching experience.
  • • If applicable, proof of certification as a K9 evaluator from a certifying organization or agency.
  • • Submit one letter of recommendation supporting your application as an evaluator.
  • • Provide contact information for three references.
  • A background check will need to be done and sent to us once a year by January 1st of each year.  Background checks are available at this location.