Euthanasia Training​

7 CE Hours for Renewal and 9 CE Hours for New towards Basic ACO Certification 


November 16, 2018

Basic ACO Training

To register for Basic courses email Jay Sabatucci at or call 682-241-0905


September 20-21, 2018

Advanced ACO Training

14 CE Hours towards Basic ACO Certification


September 10-11, 2018

Credit Cards, Check & Cash Accepted


Call 817-996-1452 to secure registration with credit card

$5.00 Credit Card Convenience Charge

per enrollee

Animal Care & Control Training Requirements

Health & Safety Code Chapter 829- Animal Control Officer Training

 A person may not perform the duties of an animal control officer unless:

   1. the person completes a basic animal control course under this chapter not later than the first anniversary of the date the person assumes animal control duties.


   2.  the person completes  30 hours of continuing education under this chapter during each 3 year period following the date they complete the animal control officer training course.

Course Registration Form

Administrative ACO Training

14 CE Hours towards Basic ACO Certification


January 7-8, 2019


Dog Fighting History, Laws & Investigations

8 CE Hours towards Basic ACO Certification 


October 22, 2018

Grand Prairie

August 6-7, 2015

If you receive an error message when trying to register online please email me directly to register at

Bite Stick/Chemical Capture/Animal Behavior

8 CE Hours towards Basic ACO Certification


August 24, 2018

Texas Animal Control Training Institute of Certification & Licensing

Health & Safety Code Chapter 821, Subchapter C- Euthanasia of Animals

 A person may not euthanize an animal in the custody of an animal shelter unless the person has successfully completed, not more than 3 years before the date the person euthanizes the animal, a training course in the proper methods and techniques in euthanizing animals.