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November 14, 2023 - November 16, 2023
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Cardinal Criminal Justice Academy
917 Central Ave
Salem, VA 24153
$895 Certification is good for four years
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Less Lethal Instructor Course (CTS)

Tuesday, November 14, 2023


This instructor level course covers the entire line of munitions manufactured by Combined Tactical Systems. Upon graduation, students will be certified to train others within their department as end users in the deployment and use Chemical Munitions, Impact Munitions, and Flash Bang Devices.


 History of Less-Lethal Munitions, Legal Issues, Chemical Agents, 12 gauge, 37MM & 40MM Launchers, Diversionary Devices, Use of Force, Reporting Procedures, Range Safety, Research &Trauma, Direct & Indirect Munitions, Deploying Munitions, Instructional Techniques, Technological Advancements


*Eye & Ear Protection *Pen & Paper *Foul Weather Gear *Gloves (Leather, Nomex, Kevlar or a combination) *Glasses (if you wear contacts) *Towel and/or change of clothes (for OC contamination & CS exposure drills) *Hydration source * Sunscreen-suggested * State/Government ID-suggested **CTS will provide all weapons, munitions and training/instructor material to each student.

Class Schedule: November 14-16, 2023 Salem, VA 

AM portion will be a Power Point presentation in a classroom. --- PM will be hands on & deploying munitions conducted at the range (or suitable area). - Day One: Begin @ 8:00AM – Impact Munitions - Day Two: Begin @ 8:00AM – Chemical Munitions. - Day Three: Begin @ 8:00AM – Flash Bangs and Stingballs

Hosted by:  Cardinal Criminal Justice Academy Host POC David Cooper, Training Coordinator  

Cost:  CTS Certification- $895 Certification is valid for 4 years

Register at:

Course Address: 917 Central Ave. Salem, VA 24153

Host Suggested Hotels:

Hampton Inn 1886 Electric Rd. Salem, VA 24153 (844) 202-4671

Holiday Inn Express 991 Russell Dr. Salem, VA 24153 (855) 680-3239

CTS CONTACT: Lindsay Kimbell CTS Training Coordinator  Email- Phone- 724-932-2177 Ext 110 

LAST DAY TO REGISTER IS October 24, 2023 (call if you miss the cutoff date). Any cancellation must be received 30 calendar days prior to the class start date. Any cancellation after this period will incur the full cost of the registration, unless otherwise approved by CTS Training Institute.

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