TRACKING TRAINING COURSE ANNOUNCEMENT
Date: November 1st and 2nd, 2019.
Location: Burden Kansas, City Building, 401 North Main Street.
Time: 8:00 a.m., Friday November 1st through 8:00 p.m. Saturday November 2nd, 2019.
Tuition: $235.00 payable to, Blue Line Tracking, LLC. Tuition includes Training and Meals. (lunch, and dinner meals on Friday and Saturday).
Students must make your own accommodations with Motels in the Arkansas City, Winfield area.
Course Sponsored by Blue Line Tracking, LLC. (“Cowley Trackers”)
This tracking course is limited to the first twenty students who pre-register.
Pre-registration: Students must pre-register by October 25, 2019 for this course with a$230.00 tuition deposit. Students failing to attend the course after pre-registering will be assessed a $100.00 fee for service provisions. Mail deposits to Blue Line Tracking, LLC, 12790 296th Road, Arkansas City, Kansas 67005 with a copy of your registration form printable from the Blue Line Tracking website.
There are no prerequisites for this training presentation. This course is open to all persons with tracking interests, regardless of previous experience or training, and will focus on training for beginning and novice student interests. Tracking students will be provided training at an appropriate level for their development and progress.
This will be a two day, 24-hour course, beginning at 8:00 a.m. Friday November 1, 2019 at the City Building in Burden Kansas, located at 401 North Main Street. Class registration will be followed by lecture and a short power point presentation to provide a basic understanding of training mythology, techniques, and procedures.
Students will be individually challenged with tracking concepts and techniques. Advanced students will be provided training objectives working with new and advanced students in simulated Law Enforcement scenarios.
The training is designed to provide knowledge and experience in the art of seeing and following human footprints. Tracking of humans in crime scenes uncover the chronological order of events that took place and can show what the person did throughout the entire crime scene. A trained tracker, properly working a crime scene, can identify many elements of evidence during the investigation. Such examples as entry and exit of the crime scene, number of suspects, confirm or deny credibility of witnesses, premeditation, Probable Cause facts of evidence of whether a crime was or was not committed, drastically limit search areas for the investigation, direction of travel of fleeing suspects and many other factors.
Students should be physically fit and equipped for field practice. Field practice will continue during any inclement weather. Students should be prepared with wet/dry, cold/hot weather gear. Students will need note-taking materials, small tape measure, tracking stick or a dowel stick 5/8 diameter 48 inches long with three rubber bands, gloves, flashlight, knee pads, and some fashion of backpack to carry equipment in.
Certification hours are available through this class for Law Enforcement. There will be Law Enforcement specific information given throughout the training and Law Enforcement specific scenarios presented during the 24-hour class.
Registration: Students must pre-register by October 25, 2019, for this course with a $230.00 deposit. Pre-registered students failing to attend the course without a reasonable excuse will be assessed a $100.00 service fee. Pre-registration must be sent in the form of a check or money order made payable to, Blue Line Tracking, LLC, 12790 296th Road, Arkansas City, Kansas 67005.
Feel free to utilize any of the motels in the Winfield, Arkansas City area for accommodations.
Comfort Inn Motel, 3802 S. Pike Road, Winfield, Ks. 620-221-7529.
Super 8 Motel, 3228 N. Summit, Arkansas City, 620-442-8880.
Best Western Plus, 6100 Paterson Pkwy, Arkansas City, Ks. 620-307-6767.
Super 8, 3803 S. Pike Road, Winfield, Kansas, 1-800-881-1573.
7 Clans First Council Casino Hotel, 12875 US 77 Highway, Newkirk, Okla. Three miles south
of Arkansas City, Kansas. 877-725-2670.
Questions regarding the course may be directed to Ron Cannon, Northern Cowley County Tracking Coordinator, 11048 231st Road, Burden, KS 67019, 316-350-7805 (firstname.lastname@example.org). or Jon Cannon, Southern Cowley County Tracking Coordinator, 12790 296th Road, Arkansas City, Kansas 67005, 316-350-7805. (email@example.com)