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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 (2015)
ID EXPL-CS-0018 Dec. 1, 2014 Dec. 5, 2014 Redstone Arsenal, AL Nov. 30 - Dec. 6, 2014
ID EXPL-CS-0018 Dec. 15, 2014 Dec. 19, 2014 Redstone Arsenal, AL Dec. 14 - 20, 2014
ID EXPL-CS-0018 Jan. 12, 2015 Jan. 16, 2015 Redstone Arsenal, AL Jan. 11 - 17
ID EXPL-CS-0018 Jan. 26, 2015 Jan. 30, 2015 Redstone Arsenal, AL Jan. 25 - 31
ID EXPL-CS-0018 Feb. 9, 2015 Feb. 13, 2015 Redstone Arsenal, AL Feb. 8 - 14
ID EXPL-CS-0018 Feb. 23, 2015 Feb. 27, 2015 Redstone Arsenal, AL Feb. 22 - 28
ID EXPL-CS-0018 March 9, 2015 March 13, 2015 Redstone Arsenal, AL March 8 - 14
ID EXPL-CS-0018 March 30, 2015 April 3, 2015 Redstone Arsenal, AL March 29 - April 4
ID EXPL-CS-0018 April 13, 2015 April 17, 2015 Redstone Arsenal, AL April 12 - 18
ID EXPL-CS-0018 April 27, 2015 May 1, 2015 Redstone Arsenal, AL April 26 - May 2
ID EXPL-CS-0018 May 11, 2015 May 15, 2015 Redstone Arsenal, AL May 10 - 16
ID EXPL-CS-0018 June 8, 2015 June 12, 2015 Redstone Arsenal, AL June 7 - 13
ID EXPL-CS-0018 June 22, 2015 June 26, 2015 Redstone Arsenal, AL June 21 - 27
ID EXPL-CS-0018 July 13, 2015 July 17, 2015 Redstone Arsenal, AL July 12 - 18
ID EXPL-CS-0018 July 27, 2015 July 31, 2015 Redstone Arsenal, AL July 26 - Aug. 1
ID EXPL-CS-0018 Aug. 3, 2015 Aug. 7, 2015 Redstone Arsenal, AL Aug. 2 - 8
ID EXPL-CS-0018 Aug. 17, 2015 Aug. 21, 2015 Redstone Arsenal, AL Aug. 16 - 22
ID EXPL-CS-0018 Aug. 31, 2015 Sept. 4, 2015 Redstone Arsenal, AL Aug. 30 - Sept. 5
ID EXPL-CS-0018 Sept. 14, 2015 Sept. 18, 2015 Redstone Arsenal, AL Sept. 13 - 19
ID EXPL-CS-0018 Sept. 28, 2015 Oct. 2, 2015 Redstone Arsenal, AL Sept. 27 - Oct. 3

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