News :: Certifying Official Training Program

The NACSW trial department is excited to continue our Certifying Official Training program to offer more individuals the opportunity to become Certifying Officials for NACSW.  With the number of trials growing we need more certifying officials to meet the demand, so we would like to offer qualified individuals the chance to apply to be a part of the program. 

If you are interested in becoming a Certifying Official, please visit for details and a link to the application. Applications will be accepted from August 1, 2018 through August 30, 2018. with the initial training weekend taking place in Northern California, January 12th and 13th, 2019.  
Thank you to all of our members for being part of such a strong community of K9 Nose Work enthusiasts!
The NACSW Trial Dept.


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The National Association of
Canine Scent Work® (NACSW)
sets the standards governing
the sport of K9 Nose Work™.


NACSW is the only official
sanctioning and organizing
body for K9 Nose Work
titles and ORTs.