Training Schedule

Essential Animal Control

A One-Day Training Workshop for ACOs
Hosted by the Illinois Animal Control Association
April 10, 2019
Peoria, Illinois

The Illinois Animal Control Association presents a one-day workshop on essential elements of animal control in our state.   Learn from experienced personnel about how to apply the Animal Control Act, how to correctly investigate animal bites, how to keep from getting bitten on the job, and what is required of ACOs to report on child and elder abuse. You’ll also have an opportunity to meet and learn from colleagues throughout the state during our Open Forum.


8:30-8:45                                  Welcome and Introductions

8:45-10:15                                Enforcing the Illinois Animal Control Act

10:30-12:00                              Conducting Animal Bite Investigations

12:00-1:00                                Lunch—provided

1:00 –2:30                                Bite Prevention for the ACO

2:45-4:15                                  ACOs as Mandated Reporters

4:15-5:00                                  Open Forum

Registration Deadline: April 8, 2019

This workshop is provided for informational purposes only. IACA encourages all animal control personnel to consult their local legal counsel regarding policies and processes for enforcement of animal control laws.

No video or audio taping of the workshop is allowed without prior consent of the IACA.

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Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Peoria County Animal   Protection Services, 2600 NE Perry Avenue, Peoria – 309-672-2440 Registration fee—$25   IACA members—FREE         Includes boxed lunch              Workshop schedule:             8:30 am—5 pm                                                                 Registration Deadline: April 8, 2019                                                                                    Payment must accompany registration form.  Participants will receive a certificate of attendance.  For more information, contact

Registration Form: iaca training registration form 2019 april