Crew Member Self Defense

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), all Crew Member Self-Defense Training conducted at our Federal Air Marshal Service field offices has been suspended until further notice. This will affect the remaining training dates for March, April, and possibly May. This page will be updated with new dates once training resumes.


Register online for Crew Member Self Defense Program training.


Active crew members of all domestic scheduled carriers are eligible for the training program.

The Crew Member Self Defense Training Program provides four-hours of training to prepare active crew members of all domestic scheduled carriers for potential physical altercations both on and off the aircraft.

To register for this no-cost training, search for the training course near you and submit the online registration form. Reporting instructions will be provided upon registration and successful verification of employment.

For more information, please email your inquiry or call (703) 487-3309.