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November 17, 2016
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July 14, 2000
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January 5, 1953
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rC Approved For Releas: 00/08/17: CIA-RDP55-0001 lAO061Q0010004-4 Approved For Release 2000/08/17 : CIA-RDP55-0001 lA000100070004-4 Approved For Release 2000/W/17: G E f?,?4 ag0l1A000100070004 4 5 January 1953 AORANDUM FOR: Training Liaison Officers SUBJECT : Non-CIA Area and Language-Area Programs Abroad 1. The Office of Training announces the area and language-area programs at non-CIA facilities abroad which are attached hereto. These programs have been developed for Headquarters personnel. They are strictly training programs. Operational activity or official as- sociation with the Agency or Agency personnel are absolutely prohib- ited during the training period. 2. Basic qualifications for all of these programs are: (a) bach- elor's degree or equivalent; (b) competence to perform graduate studies; (c) above average aptitude in language (except for Program F); and (d) Top Secret clearance. 3. It is requested that all personnel interested in any of these pro rams consult the Chief, Programs Division, Office of Training (Clyde Room 1301, I Building, x8518) for information and special in- s rucion prior to the preparation of training requests. 4. It is requested that all correspondence and phone conversations on these programs refer to them by their titles below, as Program A, etc. 5. All personnel for whom training is requested in these programs must maintain proper security on a need-to-know basis with respect to the programs offered, the request for training, and subsequent action taken by the Office of Training on the request. 6. Opportunities for area or language-area training overseas are not limited to these programs. The Office of Training will develop and arrange other programs as various Offices indicate their needs. MATTHSAf BAIRD Director of Training cu; itv fnformat'ioti Approved For Release 2000/08/17 : CIA-RDP55-0001 lA000100070004-4