Texas Animal Control Training Institute of Certification & Licensing
Our mission at TACTICAL is to provide you and your organization the most educational, relevant, up-to-date, humane, and enjoyable courses in the industry.
Our commitment to this mission is to utilize over 2 decades of experience and expertise to help ensure you have the knowledge, understanding, and tools to have a long and successful career in the exciting field of animal care and control and code enforcement.
Our gratitude and appreciation is in the fact that you are considering TACTICAL for your animal care and control and code enforcement training needs.
It is a personal honor to be a part of your educational experience and career development in order to help you reach your goals and assist you in achieving professional success.
I look forward to seeing you in class!
TACTICAL educators are Texas Department of State Health Services and Texas Department of Licensing & Regulations approved instructors, meeting all of your personal career needs regarding state mandated certification trainings, continuing education hour requirements, and animal sheltering agency assistance in the field of animal care and control and code enforcement.
Advanced ACO Certification
Administrative ACO Certification
Bite Stick/Chemical Capture/Dog Behavior
Local Rabies Control Authority (LRCA)
Animal Cruelty Investigator Certification
Compassion Fatigue & Stress Management
All courses are currently limited to the first 20 paid registrants due to COVID-19 occupancy limits.
*Euthanasia Training Course
*ACO Basic Training Course
ACO Advanced Certification Course
ACO Administrative Certification Course
Canine Behavior, Pepper Spray, Bite Stick and Chemical Capture Training Course
**Code Enforcement Bite Stick Training Course
Local Rabies Control Authority (LRCA) Certification Course
Animal Cruelty & Dog Fighting Investigator Certification Course
Compassion Fatigue and Stress Management Training Course
Animal Shelter Operational Evaluation, Consultation & Best Practices Recommendations
*Euthanasia and Basic ACO courses meet the requirements to perform euthanasia and perform the duties of an animal control officer in the State of Texas as required by Texas Health & Safety Code Chapter 821 & Texas Health & Safety Code Chapter 829.
**The Code Enforcement Bite Stick training course meets the state requirements to carry a bite stick and has been approved by TDLR for CE hours.
All courses have been approved by DSHS and TDLR for CE hours for animal control officers and code enforcement officers certification requirements.