Student Information & Frequently Asked Questions


 

WHERE TO STAY?

Our facility has a limited number of rooms available for students to book; they are booked on a first come first serve basis. If you are interested in booking a room at our facility, please email info@fordk9.com.

We are located in the SOUTH/EAST part of Henderson and Las Vegas Area.  We are also fairly close to Boulder City so you can use that as reference.  La Quinta hotels allow dogs as well as some Air BnB  locations.  If traveling with dog best bet is to use the address below to search Hotels and ones that allow dogs near our address.

 

WHERE IS THE FORD K-9 TRAINING CENTER?

1022 Swingline St. Henderson NV 89002

 

WHAT ARE THE TYPICAL CLASS HOURS?

9:30 am to 5:00 pm

 

WHAT SHOULD I WEAR?

Attire is comfortable clothes for working dogs and that matches climate conditions.

 

CAN I BRING MY DOG?

You are welcome to bring your dog; we have a few crates available to house the dogs when not working, but if possible, you should bring your own crate...this will ensure enough space for everyone..

 

DO I NEED TO BRING ANY SPECIAL GEAR?

All necessary gear is provided by Ford K-9 (students will be given course material via thumb drive or Google Drive link).  You are encouraged to bring your computers or tablets.

 

WHAT SHOULD I PLAN TO DO FOR MEALS?

You are responsible for all of your own meals.. Students are given 1.5 hours for lunch each day. We have a refrigerator available for students to store their lunches. Coffee, water and soft drinks are available. 

 

WHAT IF I NEED VET SERVICES DURING MY TIME IN LAS VEGAS?

We have a relationship with Sahara Pines Animal Hospital 

 

DO I HAVE TO PAY FOR MY EVENT AT THE TIME OF REGISTRATION?

Payments for events need to be paid at the time of registration

 

WHAT IF I HAVE MORE QUESTIONS?

Email us at  info@fordk9.com if you need more information