Our mobile EDD teams are an effective measure in the protection of life and property and also are a visible deterrence against terrorist threats. EDD teams are the most effective counter measure available today for the detection of explosives.





These dogs can be used to search:

  • High profile events
  • Exterior and interior of buildings
  • Parking lots
  • Vehicle searches
  • Aviation security, searching aircraft, baggage and cargo
  • Freight

Ruling out the presence of dangerous materials and allowing everyday business to continue.

Our canine management team ensure that our EDD teams are kept up to date with continuation training and scent recognition.

All of our EDD Handlers undergo the following training:

  • Level 4 explosive detection dog handling
  • First aid
  • Drugs Awareness
  • Conflict Management Skills
  • Physical Intervention Skills
  • Good knowledge of the Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984
  • Recognition of firearms and explosives
  • Customer Services

All our handlers are well trained in explosive detection and are required to complete a DFT – Department of Transport certification in the recognition of firearms and explosives before commencing onto an EDD course.

  • All dog teams are also trained in veterinary first aid and safety
  • AK9 EDD teams can be deployed nationally and internationally


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