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FLETA Board Grants Reaccreditation to the TSATC CTITP

For Immediate Release

FLETA Board Grants Reaccreditation to the TSATC CTITP

The Federal Law Enforcement Training Accreditation (FLETA) Board is pleased to announce it granted reaccreditation status to the Transportation Security Administration Training Center (TSATC), Control Tactics Instructor Training Program (CTITP) at the November 3, 2022, meeting.

The purpose of the CTITP is to train LE/FAMS Field Office Instructors in the proper instruction of all Control Tactics/Crew Member Self-Defense (CT/CMSD) techniques during a dynamic use of force situation. The student-instructor will learn how to instruct all control tactics, techniques, and self-defense through the Explain, Demonstrate, Imitate, and Practice (EDIP) methodology. The CTITP is 10 instructional days and consists of 80 hours of instruction. The average number of students per iteration of the program is 12.

The FLETA Board is the accrediting body for all federal law enforcement training and support programs. To achieve accreditation, training organizations submit to an independent review of their program and/or academy to ensure compliance with the FLETA Standards and Procedures in the areas of Administration, Training Staff, Training Development, and Training Delivery. Accreditation is a cyclical process occurring every five years. Each year, training organizations must submit annual reports in preparation for reaccreditation, which is a new and independent review of the program/academy.