ATF

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Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives
Explosives

Home Made Explosives (Identification, Process, Disposal) (Course ID EXPL-CS-0018)


Home Made Explosives (Identification, Process, Disposal) (Course ID EXPL-CS-0018)

The course target audience is Military EOD, State and Local Bomb Technicians, ATF Certified Explosives Specialists, and Explosives Enforcement Officers. The pre–requisites for this course are successful completion of Hazardous Device School and ATF’s Advance Explosives Disposal Techniques (AEDT). The pre–requisites are waived for all Military EOD. The objectives of the course are to expose personnel to the precursors used in the manufacture of homemade explosives, Identify the hazards of mixed or partially mixed precursor chemicals, identification for sampling of suspected chemicals, evidentiary collection, scene Processing, remote methods of removing, and the safe Disposal of such HME hazards.

Program Costs: State and local students – Tuition, lodging and airfare costs for this program are being covered by ATF. At this time, we are no longer able to reimburse mileage for those who drive personally/agency owned vehicles to the training. In addition, we do not cover miscellaneous expenses such as airline baggage fees, vehicle parking or taxi/shuttle, incidental expenses such as laundry costs and ATM fees. State and Local students will be reimbursed for airfare and meals (M&IE) by direct deposit, following submission of a travel voucher at the conclusion of the training program. Military students – Tuition is covered, you will be responsible for all travel expenses (transportation, lodging and per diem). When submitting the application please enter your HDS certification expiration date and your AEDT graduation date in the Briefly Describe Your Area of Responsibility and Duties section. Thank you, we look forward to working with you.

Application: Download ATF F 6400.1 — Training Registration Request for Non-ATF Employees. Send the completed application via email to hmeprogram@atf.gov Those selected will be contacted via email with available course dates.

Course Dates:
Course From To Location Travel Dates (2014)
ID EXPL-CS-0018 Dec. 2, 2013 Dec. 6, 2013 Redstone Arsenal, AL Dec. 1 - 7, 2013
ID EXPL-CS-0018 Dec. 9, 2013 Dec. 13, 2013 Redstone Arsenal, AL Dec. 8 - 11, 2013
ID EXPL-CS-0018 Jan. 6, 2014 Jan. 10, 2014 Redstone Arsenal, AL Jan. 5 - 11
ID EXPL-CS-0018 Jan. 27 2014 Jan. 31, 2014 Redstone Arsenal, AL Jan. 26 - Feb. 1
ID EXPL-CS-0018 Feb. 10, 2014 Feb. 14, 2014 Redstone Arsenal, AL Feb. 9 - 15
ID EXPL-CS-0018 Feb. 24, 2014 Feb. 28, 2014 Redstone Arsenal, AL Feb. 23 - 29
ID EXPL-CS-0018 March 10, 2014 March 14, 2014 Redstone Arsenal, AL March 9 - 15
ID EXPL-CS-0018 March 24, 2014 March 28, 2014 Redstone Arsenal, AL March 23 - 29
ID EXPL-CS-0018 April 7, 2014 April 11, 2014 Redstone Arsenal, AL April 6 - 12
ID EXPL-CS-0018 April 21, 2014 April 25, 2014 Redstone Arsenal, AL April 20 - 26
ID EXPL-CS-0018 May 5, 2014 May 9, 2014 Redstone Arsenal, AL May 4 - 10
ID EXPL-CS-0018 May 19, 2014 May 23, 2014 Redstone Arsenal, AL May 18 - 24
ID EXPL-CS-0018 June 9, 2014 June 13, 2014 Redstone Arsenal, AL June 8 - 14
ID EXPL-CS-0018 June 23, 2014 June 27, 2014 Redstone Arsenal, AL June 22 - 28
ID EXPL-CS-0018 July 14, 2014 July 18, 2014 Redstone Arsenal, AL July 13 - 19
ID EXPL-CS-0018 July 28, 2014 Aug. 1, 2014 Redstone Arsenal, AL July 27 - Aug. 2
ID EXPL-CS-0018 Aug. 11, 2014 Aug. 15, 2014 Redstone Arsenal, AL Aug. 10 - 16
ID EXPL-CS-0018 Aug. 25, 2014 Aug. 29, 2014 Redstone Arsenal, AL Aug. 24 - 30
ID EXPL-CS-0018 Sept. 15, 2014 Sept. 19, 2014 Redstone Arsenal, AL Sept. 14 - 20

Contact: HME Program Manager Scott Fulkerson at Scott.fulkerson@atf.gov for additional questions.