Time: 9am - 4pm (all classes)

Registration Fees:

$75 per person attending training
$50 for NCAF members

Pay for this class online or write checks to: NCAF
​​   (If paying by check print out this
generic form
         and mail that along with the check)

Send form/checks to: 

 2700 Toomey Ave
 Charlotte, NC 28203

Lunch: not provided by NCAF. many food options are located near training site. a list will be provided to attendees.

Course overview:

Course is designed to educate and inform animal care professionals about basic animal sheltering.  Topics will include ASV Standards of Care, Sanitation and disease prevention, intake processing, an overview of common diseases, and more. 

Target Audience: Shelter professionals including Kennel Attendants, Veterinary Personnel, Animal Control Officers, Law Enforcement and others who work as volunteers in the animal welfare profession.

***NCAF may reserve the right to cancel class, 2 weeks (prior to date) due to low attendance. 

Tuesday, July 24, 2018


 City Hall

 Third Floor Gallery

 200 W. Fifth St.

 Greenville 27858

Instructor: Josh Fisher

Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Dept Animal Care & Control - Shelter Director

​***Registration is open***

Map for parking options

Date: Friday, October 19, 2018


 Asheville Humane Society

 14 Forever Friend Ln

 Asheville 28806

Instructor: Melinda Whitaker, DVM

From CMPD Animal Care & Control

Shelter Veterinarian

***Registration opens soon***

Next training dates:

Date: Wednesday, September 26, 2018


​ Fairfield Inn

 4249 Ramsey St.

 Fayetteville 28311

Instructor: Sandra Strong, DVM

From Wake County Animal Center, Raleigh

Chief Veterinarian

Environmental Services/Animal Services

***Registration opens soon***

​​​​​​​​Animal Sheltering for Professionals

You MUST register for this class before hitting the payment button.​