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Product Substitution Investigations Training Program

5 Training Days
Locations Offered: 
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The PSITP provides specialized training to personnel who will be involved with a product substitution investigation.  Emphasis is placed on investigative skills related topics to include:  delivery of inferior substandard materials, delivery of untested product/materials, falsification of test results, misrepresentation of inspection and quality assurance, delivering used or reworked parts, noncompliance with contract processes, counterfeit parts, substitution of product with foreign made items, and using unqualified employees.  The program includes an on-site training venue and is culminated with a final practical exercise.


This program is open to investigators, auditors, analysts, attorneys, and individuals serving as direct law enforcement support personnel.  The PSITP students should have basic understanding of the government acquisition process prior to taking this program.

Required Training Materials


Program Syllabus/Curriculum

Product Substitution Investigations

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

Glynco: (912) 267-3166