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Alternate and Concealed Carry Training Program

5 Training Days


The ACCTP will be designed for federal, state and local law enforcement officers, uniformed or plain clothes, who carry a concealed firearm on and/or off duty. The program is intended to provide information on weapon selection, carry position options and an overview of common holster types currently on the market. Students will participate in numerous drills including alternate engagement techniques that will address dealing with limited mobility in close quarter situations such as vehicles and other seated positions. Other topics will include reduced light environments, transition options after making initial contact with the suspect as well as post incident considerations.



  1. Applicant must be a law enforcement officer/agent with arrest authority in the prevention, detection, apprehension, detention and/or investigation of felony and/or misdemeanor violations of federal, state, local, tribal, or military criminal laws.
  2. Must be in good physical condition

Required Training Materials


Program Syllabus/Curriculum

  • Firearms Safety Rules & Regulations
  • Alternate Concealed Carry

Program Registration

The Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers (FLETC) partner with numerous federal agencies to provide law enforcement training. If you are a member of one of these Participating Organizations, please contact your agency training officer for class availability.  If your agency is not a partner organization of the FLETC and you are interested in attending a course, please contact us to request placement on our Wait List.

The FLETC State, Local and Tribal Division (SLTD) supports our local law enforcement communities by providing training opportunities, onsite at FLETC campuses and exported to hosts, through the FLETC Application for Student Training (FAST) online application site at

For more information on all training at FLETC, please contact us at FLETCAdmissions@FLETC.DHS.GOV or 800-743-5382.

Program Contact Info