The NDTC exists as a non-profit corporation to serve the public sector and a for-profit LLC to serve to the private sector. Under an exclusive licensing agreement, the NDTC utilizes DISC Esoterica™ to provide the most advanced and effective de-escalation training to date.
Mission: To deliver the most advanced de-escalation training curated by research, innovation, and implementation of best practices.
Vision: To create the opportunity for positive outcomes during police-citizen interactions.
DISC Esoterica™ was developed in a university program funded by the Office of the Director of National Intelligence and administered by the Defense Intelligence Agency. This new version of William Marston's 1928 DISC model has been taught to the intelligence community, military, universities and private companies, and it has been used in de-escalation and insider threat training since 2015.
Sunday, October 3rd: NDTC Medical Director, Dr. Tim Eckstein, has ordered the resuming of training activities at the Southwestern National Regional Training Center (SWRTC). The remaining five (5) NDTC Regional Training Centers are not currently impacted because their (respective) rate of positive COVID-19 tests have not been more than 15%. Dr. Eckstein is continuously monitoring the situation in the National Network and will direct any changes as may be necessary.