paw CPCA StandardsAll certification notifications need to be made minimum 3 days in advance to Deanie Earthman by email at cpcadeanie@gmail.com. Deanie will assign a number to the certification.All handlers and certifying officials need to be current members of the association at the time of certification.Master score sheets need to be submitted to Deanie Earthman within 7 days of completion by either email, cpcadeanie@gmail.com or mail, email for the address.
CERTIFICATIONS STANDARDS PATROL STANDARDS
+ Detector Certification Area Search
+ Explosive Certification Building Search
Narcotics Certification Call Off
Patrol Certification Criminal Apprehension with Release
Tracking Certification Obedience
SCORING (Score Sheets) MASTER SCORE SHEETS 
Explosives Patrol Master
Narcotics  + Explosives Master
Patrol Narcotics Master
Tracking
REQUIREMENTS FOR CERTIFYING OFFICIAL
1. Five years experience as a K-9 handler.
2. Resume with supporting documentation submitted to the executive board for approval showing certifications, K-9 schools, seminars etc.
3. Must have certified at least one dog with the C.P.C.A. in each area applying for.
4. Must attend a certifying official class.
5. Must attend an explosive recognition class or have experience as a bomb dog handler if certifying bomb dogs.
6. Must novice judge five K-9 certifications.