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Pat-Down Accuracy Training Tool (PATT) Fact Sheet


The Pat-Down Accuracy Training Tool (PATT) is being developed to provide quantified performance evaluation of pat-downs. PATT is a stand-alone mannequin in the standard pat-down procedure position (male and female) that contains a sensored skin capable of measuring the amount of pressure applied to various areas of the mannequin during the pat-down procedure.

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Pat-Down Accuracy Training Tool (PATT) Fact Sheet (2017) PDF 136.1 KB 02/08/2017
Last Updated: 01/12/2023
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