updated 6/21/2011 10:18:06 PM ET 2011-06-22T02:18:06

MONTREAL, June 21, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Canadian Tactical Training Academy (CTTA) (Pink Sheets:CTTG), a leader in the worldwide training of peace and law enforcement officers, is pleased to provide this update of its current activities.

Mine-Site Security Teams

CTTA has been approached by consultants working for TSX listed mining companies with operations in South America and west Africa. With the increase in value of gold and diamonds, mine-site security has become an evident and important part of many mining operations. Mine sites are increasingly dependent on armed personnel in order to ensure economic viability.

In view of this opportunity, CTTA is developing multiple teams which will be comprised of experienced operatives including ex-Rangers, former Special Forces, and former UN personnel.

Defensive Tactics Training

In order to respond to actual and anticipated customer needs CTTA is currently training twelve experienced industry individuals who will become instructors in order to execute current contracts in the United States and overseas. The increase in the number of instructors will be required for projected contracts in the Middle East as a result of intensive business development activities in the region. The comprehensive "train-the-trainer" course will be completed on June 23.

Montreal Airports Airport Patrol Certification Program

The Canadian Tactical Training Academy's Training Facility in Montreal was the site of the recently concluded annual re-certification of security officers who comprise the Airport Patrol and are assigned to protecting the Montreal Pierre Elliot Trudeau International Airport (YUL) and the Montreal Mirabel International Airport (YMX). More than 200 certificates were awarded to the successful participants.

There are two certification programs, each of which is valid for a two year period. Participants are re-certified in each program on alternate years.

The mission of the Airport Patrol is to protect passengers, personnel and facilities against all threats to civil aviation at Montreal–Trudeau and Montreal–Mirabel airports. The patrol has approximately 250 members, divided into a number of specialized teams, including drugs and explosives detection and investigations.

CTTA Hires Cornwallis MacKenzie for Business Development in the UK

CTTA is pleased to announce that it is in discussion with Business Activity parties with contacts in the UK to develop relationships with Police Departments. Cornwallis MacKenzie, with offices in the United States, Canada, and Europe, is assisting CTTA in the process of accessing and responding to public tenders in the UK.

About The Canadian Tactical Training Academy

The Canadian Tactical Training Academy (CTTA) is an organization devoted to the training of law enforcement, security, investigation, protection officers and all those who dedicate themselves to maintaining peace. The Academy also provides tailored security and safety-oriented civilian training at both the individual and corporate levels.

CTTA offers recognized tactical training programs of the highest level, as well as specialized programs for the fields of Intelligence and Investigation, Executive Protection and both Public and Private Security and Safety.

Above and beyond the quality of its training programs, the strength of an academy resides in the competency and capabilities of its instructors. CTTA`s instructors are carefully selected and have proven their superior skills in both the field and the classroom before they are entrusted with providing guidance and professional development to its students.

CTTA`s Mission is to facilitate professional training and operational objectives by offering the tools and guidance required to enhance careers and ensure survival!

CTTA offers specialized programs such as: Executive Protection, Investigation and Surveillance, Rapid Integrated Survival Kombat (RISK) System, Tactical Firearms, Handcuffing, Airport and Airline Security (IATA and ICAO standards), Ports Facilities and Maritime Security (ISPS Code), Basic SWAT Techniques, Corporate Safety Awareness, and much more.

CTTA`s civilian training programs are recognized by numerous notable corporations, and its instructors are proud members of several prestigious law enforcement and security associations.

Risk factors and cautionary statement about forward-looking information

This press release includes forward-looking statements about our plans and future performance, including those under Outlook for 2011. These statements use such words as "may," "will," "expect," "believe," "plan," "anticipate," "contemplate," "target," "continue," "intend," "estimate," "project," and similar expressions identify forward-looking statements. They reflect our expectations and speak only as of the date of this press release. We do not undertake to update them. Our expectations (or the underlying assumptions) may change or not be realized, and you should not rely unduly on forward-looking statements.

CONTACT: Jocelyn Moisan, Angelo Marino and John Farinaccio
         Canadian Tactical Training Academy
         7000 Cote de Liesse, Suite 8
         Montreal, Quebec, H4T 1E7, Canada
         
         Phone: 514-373-8411
         http://www.ctta-global.com
         info@ctta-global.com
         
         Twitter @ CTTAGLOBAL

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