International In-Service Training
June 18-22, 2018

Silver Legacy

407 North Virginia Street, Reno, Nevada

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We look forward to having you attend the 46th Annual IABTI International In-Service Training to be held in Reno, Nevada. The Silver Legacy will serve as the official site for the training and is located in the heart of Downtown Reno with convenient access to the Reno-Tahoe International Airport, restaurants, shops, and several area attractions. This year’s program will focus on a number of case studies from around the globe in addition to presentations that will provide training for all those who deal with antiterrorism, explosives disposal, and investigations. Lastly, you won’t want to miss the New Technology Exposition & Exhibitor Show that will be held throughout the week. So plan your trip now and join us for what promises to be a dynamic and informative training.
Bob Boland, International Director


Relevant and comprehensive topics from around the world

The Executive Board of the IABTI is issuing a worldwide request for speakers for IABTI’s 46th Annual International In-Service Training. This is your opportunity to share your knowledge and expertise with your peers; to help them to be the best in the field. You are therefore cordially invited to submit a proposal to be considered. Proposals will be accepted for: Presentations and Case Studies.

Click here for the 2018 Call for Speakers.


Questions About In-Service Training

Yes. Only IABTI Members are permitted to attend the IABTI In-Service Training.

If you would like to attend but are not a Member, please apply for membership.

The In-Service Training Registration Fee is $700 USD per person.

DISCOUNT: Members registering prior to May 1, 2018 will receive a discounted rate of $600 USD.

Room rate is $105/night (plus $18/night resort/city fees & taxes), plus $10.00 for each additional person/night.

Make your reservations online at Silver Legacy before May 17, 2018 by calling 775-325-7378. Please be sure to use the group code IABTI.

You can book online at:, but, in doing so, your credit card will be charged for two nights at the time the reservation is made. Unfortunately, this is how their online system is set up. We recommend calling to make your reservation.

The Silver Legacy offers smoking rooms. Please let them know your preference when you make your reservation.

Yes, your photo ID is your badge for the training.

If you forget your ID card you will be a charged a $10.00 fee for a new card. If you were never issued one, we will be happy to take your picture and print one there.

The dress for Wednesday’s banquet will be business casual.

There will be a reception one hour prior to the start of the banquet to include a silent auction. Donations for the Silent Auction are welcomed!

Registration begins on Sunday June 17, 2017 at 10:00 am.

Registration will be open on Monday at 7:00 am. Registration will be closed during opening ceremonies 8:30 am – 10:00 am.

Training sessions begin shortly after opening ceremonies and you will need to be checked in at registration to attend the training.


AIRPORT: The Reno Tahoe International Airport (RNO) is a mere 4 miles from the resort and takes only 12-15 minutes to arrive.

SHUTTLE: The Silver Legacy offers shuttle service daily from 5am-12 Midnight running every 30 minutes. The shuttle leaves hotel valet at the hour and half hour and picks up at the airport at 15 and 45 minutes past the hour.

PARKING: Both our 10 story self-parking garage, and Valet parking are available!

DRIVING: The Silver Legacy a landmark in downtown Reno and our gracious tower can be seen upon approach from any direction. The Silver Legacy is easily accessible from both the 395 and 80 freeways.


The Silver Legacy Resort Casino has arranged for special car rental rates for attendees. For your convenience there is a complete Enterprise rental desk located in the Resort’s lobby. Cars can be rented and returned at the airport or the hotel. For Enterprise reservations, please call 1-775-322-4755, and present your group discount code of L54H176.

Reno/Tahoe has many shopping and outdoor activities.

Spouse/Family/Friends can attend the banquet. Cost for the banquet is TBD.

The IABTI is putting together a formal Friends and Family Program. More information coming soon.


Silver Legacy - Reno, Nevada

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  • Silver Legacy
    407 North Virginia Street
    Reno, NV 89501, USA
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