North Carolina Justice Academy

North Carolina Department of Justice

Less Lethal Impact Instructor Certification

Please check our "Available Training" page for the most current status of the course. 

Who Should Attend:

Officers wanting to gain necessary skills to return to their agency and conduct in-service training in the use less lethal device munitions.

Course Objectives:

  • Less Lethal Impact Munitions Weapons and munitions:  12ga./37mm/40mm/hand delivered
  • Tactical consideration in the use of impact munitions in crowd-control/dynamic-entry/hostage-rescue/barricaded-subject situations
  • Physiological/psychological effects Liability consideration/policy and procedures
  • Blunt trauma/ballistics and energy Instructor development to establish in-house/in-service training and documentation skills


This course employs lecture, discussion, demonstrations and practical exercises.

Course Fee:


If you plan to take all four courses, the cost is $895.00.
The four courses are:
  • OC Aerosol Projectors Instructor Program
  • Less Lethal Impact Munitions Instructor Program
  • Chemical Munitions Instructor Program 
  • Distraction Device Munitions Instructor Program
For more information: Less-Lethal Instructor Program 4 day Course.
Flyer for 4-day course or you can just take one course.


  1. Register and remit payment through Click on the course name. POC - or 1-800-347-1200.
  2. Register for ALL NCJA classes (traditional classroom and online) on our  North Carolina Justice Academy Training Portal. After signing in to the portal, you can view ALL available classes. If you don’t have a portal account, instructions for creating one are located here.



Course Coordinator:

Richard White

Length of Course:

8 hours