Daytona State College offering animal control officer course in March

Animal Control course offered at Daytona State College / Headline SurferPhotos for Headline Surfer / Above is a flyer outlining the special course that begins March 6 at Daytona State College.
 
By HENRY FREDERICK
Headline Surfer

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- The School of Emergency Services at Daytona State College announces a 40-hour certification course beginning March 6 for people who love animals and want to become animal control officers.

"The course, approved by the Florida Animal Control Association, emphasizes protection, care and humane law enforcement, and promotes the peaceful co-existence between animals and Florida residents," Laurie White, Daytonas State College spokeswoman told Headline Surfer. Classes meet daily from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday, March 6, through Friday, March 10, at Daytona State’s Advanced Technology College, 1770 Technology Blvd. The course fee is $425 and includes all class materials and books, as well as a state licensing examination fee. 

Daytona State College spokeswoman Laurie White / Headline Surfer"The course, approved by the Florida Animal Control Association, emphasizes protection, care and humane law enforcement, and promotes the peaceful co-existence between animals and Florida residents," Laurie White, Daytonas State College spokeswoman told Headline Surfer. 

Classes meet daily from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday, March 6, through Friday, March 10, at Daytona State’s Advanced Technology College, 1770 Technology Blvd. The course fee is $425 and includes all class materials and books, as well as a state licensing examination fee.

To register or for more information, please call Robin Davis, (386) 506-4141 or email her at Robin.Davis@DaytonaState.edu.

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Henry Frederick is publisher of Headline Surfer®, the award-winning 24/7 internet news covering the Daytona Beach-Sanford-Orlando metro area in Central Florida, via HeadlineSurfer.com. Specializing in breaking news & investigative reporting, Frederick is among the Sunshine State's most experienced reporters with dozens of journalism-industry awards in print & digital mediums. Frederick is enrolled online at Full Sail University in Winter Garden, FL, where he's pursuing a Master of Arts degree in New Media/Journalism (graduation in March 2018). Frederick earned his BA in Political Science/Public Admin. (concentration in Writing) from Central Connecticut State University, in 1984, where he recieved the President's Citation for "academic excellence & outstanding campus/community service." Prior to myriad duties as publisher/award-winning journalist of Headline Surfer, 2008-present; Frederick was city hall reporter for the Palatka (FL) Daily News, 2007-2008; city editor of the Taunton (MA) Daily Gazette, 2005-2006; cops & courts/legal affairs writer for the Daytona Beach News-Journal, 1996-2004; and cops & courts reporter for the Rockland (NY) Journal-News/Gannett Suburban Newspapers, 1989-1996.