COURSE:

 

Immediate Action - Rapid Deployment to Explosives and Post Blast Incidents



LEARNING OBJECTIVE:

 

The objective of this course is to provide the student with information to recognize and identify explosives and explosive components, and to provide the student with the theory, concepts, principles and tactics to safely engage in rescue, evacuation, arrest and crime scene operations at the site of a bomb blast, during the first fifteen to thirty minutes of the incident emergency response.

 

 

 

CONTENT:

 

  • A review of domestic and international criminal and terrorist bombing incidents is examined and discussed.

 

  • Information relating to the recognition and identification of explosives, explosive components and energetic materials is examined and discussed.

 

  • Information explaining the differences between radical crimes and responses and conventional crimes and responses is examined and discussed.

 

  • Law enforcement management, philosophy, theory and politics relative to training, preparation and deployment for resolution of high risk police incidents are examined and discussed.

 

  • Areas of training, assessment and equipment requirements are examined and discussed.

 

  • Time sensitive life safety issues are examined and discussed.

 

  • Physical effects of bomb blasts are examined and discussed.

 

  • Inter-agency training and operational deployment are examined and discussed.

 

  • Distance and shielding principles are examined and discussed.

 

  • Crime scene considerations are examined and discussed.

 

  • Tactics for immediate actions for rescue and extrication of injured people are examined and discussed.

 

  • A practical proficiency assessment is established and conducted.

 

 

 

LENGTH OF COURSE:

 

This course is eight (8) hours.

 

 

 

COURSE REQUIREMENTS:

 

The student is required to successfully complete course work, research project, and final assessment for certification by the USTRMC.

 

 

 

COST OF COURSE:

 

The cost of this course is $50.00 (fifty dollars).

 

 

 

COURSE REGISTRATION AND PAYMENT LINK:

 

PAYPAL

 

 

 

CONTACT:

 

e-mail:  sdintino@ustrmc.org

 

Telephone:  610-656-0176

 

Fax:  610-384-6385