109:2-15-03 Explanation of the basic training course.

(A) The course content and curriculum of the humane agent basic training course shall be established by the commission as prescribed in sections 1717.06 and 109.73 of the Revised Code. It shall be sufficient in content to provide the student with a strong basic knowledge of the role, function and practices of a humane agent.

(B) Units, topics, hours and student performance objectives for the basic training course shall be taught in their entirety.

(C) Humane agents must attend all hours of training provided in compliance with this rule.

(D) The minimum basic training course content shall be approved by the commission and at a minimum will include training in the following units:

(1) Administration

(2) Legal issues

(3) Investigations

(4) Animal husbandry

Effective: 01/19/2014
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 09/30/2013 and 01/09/2019
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: RC 109.74
Rule Amplifies: RC 109.73 , RC 109.75
Prior Effective Dates: 10/1/03