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International Pre-Deployment Training, Security Overseas Seminar

2 Training Days
Locations Offered


The International Pre-Deployment Training, Security Overseas Seminar (IPTSO) is open to DHS personnel only.  Fulfills Department of State requirements for personal security training for personnel requesting country clearance for permanent and temporary duty of 30 days or more.  Curriculum is certified to meet the objectives of the Foreign Service Institute Security Overseas Seminar.


Students must be from a DHS component agency and scheduled for international assignment.

Required Training Materials


Program Syllabus/Curriculum

  • Agency Instruction and/or Activity
  • Security Overseas Seminar
  • Program Review

Program Contact Info

Cheltenham: (301) 877-8420

Program Registration