Courtney Robbins

Advisory Board & Trainer

Courtney Robbins is Owner and Founder of Global K9 Protection Services. She has attended and taught more continuing education hours via government and the private sector than most trainers worldwide. 

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  • Completed K9 School for Dog Trainers at National K-9 Inc


  • Certified as a pet therapy dog handler through the Delta Society
  • Joined the CT Army National Guard-a Military Police Officer


  • Certified QRF Quick Reaction Force Training


  • Successfully completed 105 hour SWAT Course
  • Became First National Guard K9 Handler


  • Named Distinguished Honor Graduate of K9 Handler Course US ARMY
  • Named Distinguished Graduate for Academic Achievement of K9 Handler Course


  • Named Connecticut’s Top Dog
  • Certified for Connecticut’s First Aid for Law Enforcement Canine


  • Served as a Patrol Explosive Detector Dog Handler and assisted in local, state, and federal missions to include but not limited to responding to aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, working alongside various police departments, Secret Service, FBI, protecting 2 Presidents of the United States, and the Pope.
  • Received The Humanitarian Service Ribbon
  • Received The Good Conduct Medal
  • Received 2 Army Commendation Medals for meritorious achievement


  • Received Certificate of Completion and Masterful Display of Understanding at various seminars and courses including those with Law Enforcement, and the Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives and decoy school for patrol and personal protection.
  • Acquired license to handle and transport Explosives through the ATF (United States Department of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms.)
  • Certified California Narcotic Canine Association for Narcotic/Explosive Detection/Instruction with license to handle controlled substances.
  • Certified through Connecticut’s Police Work Dog Association with Police Canine Decoy School


  • Certified through American Society for Law Enforcement Training with Explosive/Patrol
  • Canine Course
  • Certified through ArmorGroup for Embassy Security Force Training
  • Certified through RONCO and NORT for Explosive Detection and Canine Course
  • Certified through ArmorGroup ESF Supervisory Training Program


  • AKC authorized CGC Certified Good Canine Instructor


  • Nino Drowaert Puppy and E Collar Seminar


  • Mike Suttle Puppy Imprinting and Detection Course


  • Justin Rigney NePopo Seminar