8 Hours - CTS Noise Flash Diversionary Device Instructor Certification

8 Hours - CTS Noise Flash Diversionary Device Instructor Certification

Master Instructor: Phil Shingleton

This 8-hour Instructor course is designed for those officers with a desire to develop their operational and Instructor skills on Flash Sound Diversionary Devices (FSDD or Flash Bang). 

Instructor level lecture and practical exercise including proficiency course. The course will include but not limited to:
• Introduction to Explosives
• Distraction Devices: Types and Nomenclature
• Reloadable and Non-Reloadable Devices
• Decibels/Candela/P.S.I.
• Overpressure: Cause and Effect
• Handling/Storage/Rendering Safe
• Tactical Deployment/Safety Considerations
• Incident Case Studies
• Criminal and Civil Liabilities
• Development of Policy and Procedures
• Gripping, Handling and Deployment Drills
• Live Firing Exercises/Operational Scenarios
• Command Initiated Technologies
• Instructor Development


  • Eye Protection
  • Gloves
  • Hearing Protection
  • Tactical Gear - body armor and duty gear normally utilized when deploying Distraction Devices/NFSD/Flash Bangs



CTS (www.combinedsystems.com) Master Instructor – The Phil Shingleton.  Phil is the Director of Training for Combined Tactical Systems (CTS) and former police and SWAT officer from Austin Texas PD.  And all around great guy.

Event Properties

Event Date 10-07-2021
Event End Date 10-07-2021
Registration Start Date 07-01-2021
Capacity 25
Registered 10
Available place 15
Cut off date 09-15-2021
Location Holiday Inn Flint-Grand Blanc Area
We are no longer accepting registration for this event