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TSA September K-9
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HPROA Members;

Thanks for your continuing support. In order for TSA K9 to conduct training, they must use role players.  Being a role player is pivotal to our training; and it just simply means acting like a flying passenger in the airport while maintaining the item the canine is searching for (provided by the handler). Role players are a pivotal component of the program and without constant role player support they cannot conduct this crucial training. 
    
                       September
           
 Sept 20             Friday.             10:30 AM            

 Sept 23             Monday.          07:00-10:30 AM            
                    
Sept 25             Wednesday.    07:00-10:30 AM            
                   
Sept 26             Thursday.        07:00-10:30 AM            

 Sept 27             Friday.               07:00-10:30 AM            

 Sept 30             Monday.            07:00-10:30 AM           
Remember, our role players or decoys dress in casual attire they would normally fly in and we encourage decoys to bring some type of carry-on bag to assume the look of a flying passenger. 

Once a volunteer participates, they will not repeat for at least 60-90 days to prevent canine discrimination.

If interested, please contact me with the dates you are available to participate. Thanks in advance for your support.

DECOY PARKING AT HOU: 

For parking, drive to the ‘Passenger Pick-up area’ (downstairs) and follow the ‘Commercial Vehicle’ signs. Look for Zone 5 and drive all the way down to the end. Park by the ‘COH/LEO’ vehicle parking only. Once you’ve arrived, please call from your vehicle so we may meet you and place a parking placard in you dash.

Contact Information: 

Scott DePietro 713-205-4076 – Scott is the preferred POC so he can hide you from TSA dog team handlers. If he is not available, please call one of the handlers below.

Hilda 713-205-2544

Kurt 713-542-3854

Angel 713-805-0090
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