About Kuruppu Arachchige Nishantha
I am a retired Squadron Leader from Sri Lanka Air Force and have 20 years of military experience. I have followed Arms explosive Dog Training Course at Army Dog Center & School in Pakistan and Qualified as an Explosive Detection Dog Training Instructor and have experience of utilizing and training of EDD’s and EDD Handlers for duties at Air Bases And Air Ports.
1997 - 1999
Kingswood College, Kandy
2002 - 2022
Sri Lanka Air Force
I Squadron Leader K.A. Nishantha (Retired) joined to the Sri Lanka Air force on 16 July 2002 and retired on 16 July 2022 after completing unblemished service to the SLAF for 20 years. I followed an Arms Explosive Search Dog Course at Army Dog Training Centre Pakistan and qualified as an instructor. I have years of experience as a Arms Explosive search dog instructor and I worked as O I/C training & operations in Air Dogs unit Sri Lanka Air Force Base Katunayake and hold the responsibility of Training & Utilizing of Arms explosive search Dogs and Handlers for Air Ports & Air Bases Security • Sector Manager AB Securitas (Pvt) Ltd – Present • 20 Years Military Experience. • Served as an Instructor in Arms Explosive Search Dog training & Utilization in the Sri Lanka Air Force. • Junior Command and staff Course at Junior Command and Staff College SLAF Academy China Bay • Special to Arms Explosive Search Day Course at Army Dog Center and School in Pakistan. • Practical Pistol Shooting Course at Marksmanship and Sniper Training School Diyatalawa. • Basic Airborne Course at SLAF Parachute Training School SLAF Base Katunayake. • Branch Training Course at SLAF Combat Training School Diyatalawa. • Basic Administration Course at SLAF China Bay • Basic Combat Training Course at SLAF Combat Training School Diyatalawa. • Diploma in Information Technology. • Underwent the training program about training assistance at the Veterinary Teaching Hospital at the University of Peradeniya. • Complete the training program on Animal Handling and Veterinary Assistances Conducted by the Department of National Zoological Gardens Sri Lanka.