You'll find on this page various links and organizations where you can learn
The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA)
Canine Companions for Independence
Guide Dogs for the Blind, Inc.
Dog Scouts of America
Dog Scouts holds several camps in Michigan to bring together dogs and their owners for training in water safety and rescue, drug detection, scent-tracking and hiking. Their aim is to encourage owners to spend more time outdoors with their dogs and to teach canines how to be of more assistance in return.
National Association for Search and Rescue
NASAR is a not-for-profit organization that assists paid personnel and volunteers working in search and rescue, disaster aid and emergency medicine. They have a Search and Rescue section for people interested in training a SAR dog and joining the field of Search and Rescue.