Undercover Techniques and Survival for Narcotics Officers

Event Phone: 984-664-7649

  •  25 September, 2017 - 29 September, 2017
     08:00 - 17:00


Dates: Monday, 25 September 2017 – Friday, 29 September 2017  (5 days/40 hours)

Location:  Wake Technical Community College – Western Wake Campus – 3434 Kildaire Farm Rd, Cary, NC 27518

*** Registration is restricted to US military and sworn law enforcement personnel. ***

Register at: http://www.achidta.org

Housing, Meals and Incidentals: Students and their sponsoring agencies are responsible for these costs.

Course Description

Undercover Techniques and Survival for Narcotics Officers is designed for both law enforcement officers who are beginning to work undercover narcotics operations and those who have experience in the field. The basic portion of the course includes essentials for newer undercover officers, it also provides veterans with a foundational refresher. The course moves into advanced undercover techniques including use of audio/video surveillance techniques and an introduction to new technology. The “survival” portion of the classroom instruction impacts all undercover officers and focuses on those skills which help officers maintain safety while undercover.

Curriculum Includes:

  • Covert operations
  • Informants
  • Preparation of the undercover officer
  • Undercover background and role
  • Approaches to the violator
  • Undercover survival techniques
  • Force on force techniques
  • Audio/video electronic surveillance equipment and techniques
  • Planning undercover operations
  • Special undercover techniques
  • Legal aspects and testifying in court
  • Post incident procedures
  • Psychological effects of undercover operations


MANTA training is provided free of charge through a Governor’s Crime Commission Grant and the NC National Guard Counterdrug Program. For more information or to register for a class, contact:

Lieutenant Fredrick Yebuah at:


(O: 984-664-7649)

(C: 704-400-9960 or 919-341-9090)


Venue Phone: 919) 335-1000

Venue Website:

Wake Technical Community College - Western Wake Campus, 3434 Kildaire Farm Rd, Cary, North Carolina, 27518, United States