John “Eddie” Dickman

eddie-dickman-bigTitle: Instructor/ Trainer

Number of years training experience: 15+years of experience with police and military working dogs.

Quote about favorite part of the job: “I do this job because I love to not because I have to.”


  • EDD w/ PSD handler assigned to Department of State- WPPS (2005- 2008)
  • Instructor/Certifier for VLK K9 Seminar/Olympics (2008-2018)
  • Recertified canine units for State Department and Department of Energy in Washington, D.C. (2008-2018)
  • Responsible for Explosive Detector Dog teams contracted for pre-game sweeps of all home games at Paul Brown Stadium, home of the National Football League Cincinnati Bengals, Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Imprinting of odor/ patrol work on green dogs.  Appointed senior trainer/ instructor responsible for providing class ready dogs to law enforcement, military and private security clients.


Eddie Resume