Homemade Explosives: Awareness, Recognition, and Response (AWR-313) (04-20-0313) - 002

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Brief Description
This course is designed for first responders to recognize and respond to incidents involving HME.
Full Description
The Homemade Explosives Awareness, Recognition, and Response, Mobile course is designed to provide emergency first responders with the skills to recognize and respond to incident involving Homemade Explosives (HME) through lectures and exercises. Emergency first responders are presented with information necessary to recognize HME precursors, HME manufacturing
indicators, and HME exposure indicators, and determine pre-detonation and post-detonation response strategies. Throughout this course, emergency first responders discuss how
to implement safe response strategies with recognizing the presence of HME indicators; understanding these response actions is critical to mitigating the hazards associated with HME.

Course Objectives:
- Identify the processes and physical characteristics associated
with explosive materials.
- Identify precursor materials used in the making of Homemade
- Identify manufacturing indicators associated with the production
of Homemade Explosives.
- Identify Homemade Explosives pre- and post-blast response
- Discuss community recognition opportunities regarding the
production of Homemade Explosives.

Target Audience:
- Law Enforcement
- Emergency Medical Services
- Emergency Management

You must be a US Citizen to take this course. If you are not, please let us know by email for further instruction at OEM.TRAINING@DHSES.NY.GOV

All participants must have a FEMA Student Identification (FEMA SID) number. Students can search for their existing/create a new FEMA SID at: https://cdp.dhs.gov/femasid/

There is no fee for the course. Other cost considerations are detailed in each LMS course offering.

Participants who actively participate and attend all course contact hours will receive a Certificate of Attendance for the course.
Training Dates
07/19/2023 - 07/19/2023
Are you a United States citizen?
Do you require reasonable accommodations in order to attend this course (if you select yes then you will be contacted by our office before the first day of class to discuss further).
Registration Dates
03/01/2023 - 06/28/2023
Available Seats
8h 0m
None Specified
Training Location
42 - Rensselaer County
Hudson Valley Community College; Bulmer Telecommunications Center Auditorium
80 Vandenburgh Avenue
Troy, NY  12180
Reporting Instructions
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.  
Dress is business casual.  
Signup Details
No Show Policy: Failure to attend a class you have registered for can result in restriction on future course attendance and agency notification. It is the student's responsibility to notify us in a timely manner if you cannot attend.

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