Interagency Training Center


The Interagency Training Center (ITC), also known as the Fort Washington Facility, is a National Security Agency (NSA) Central Security Service (CSS) school and training facility for technical surveillance counter-measures (TSCM) located in Fort Washington, Maryland.[1][2] The U.S. government requires that all TSCM technicians be certified at the ITC.[3] The facility previously housed the Department of Defense's Office of Special Technology, which managed technology development and acquisition programs such as the Technical Support Working Group.[4] The site is administered by the U.S. Navy.[2][4]


  1. ^ "Instruction No. 5240.05" (PDF). U.S. Department of Defense. February 22, 2006. p. 11. Retrieved 26 March 2014.
  2. ^ a b "Department of Housing and Urban Development: Federal Property Suitable as Facilities To Assist the Homeless". Federal Register. 70 (116): 35288–35291. June 17, 2005. Retrieved 26 March 2014.
  3. ^ June, Dale L. (2000). Protection, Security, and Safeguards: Practical Approaches and Perspectives. CRC Press. p. 116. ISBN 978-0849300936.
  4. ^ a b Pike, John (April 7, 1998). "Ground Truth: Interagency Training Center". Federation of American Scientists. Archived from the original on 3 August 2001. Retrieved 25 March 2014.

Coordinates: 38°44′10″N 77°00′36″W / 38.736°N 77.010°W / 38.736; -77.010