Explosives Courses


Course Date in New Mexico

  Date in US (2024)

Date at
URI (2024)

Basic Track

Fundamentals of Explosives


May 20-22 April 29-May 1
Explosive Analysis & Safety      
Explosive Safety-Protocol  

May 23          

 May 2

Fundamentals of Explosives for Technicians  


Fundamentals of Explosives for Military and LEOs    by special request only

Energetic Materials Behavior and Performance

Explosive Safety for Operators      
Stability, Compatibility & Surveillance      
Propellants & Combustion      
Detonation & DDT      
Explosive System Hazards

Explosive Applications

Dynamic Diagnostics of Explosives
 May 4-5
Air Blast & Structural Response


Material Response Under Impulsive Loading
Explosive Devices & Firing Trains
Warhead Mechanics      
Field Instrumentation & Testing      
 PDV      May 3

Explosive Chemistry

Terrorism Issues      
Environmental Issues with Explosives      
Laboratory Analysis & Forensics      
Material Characterization & Processing      
Standoff Explosive Detection      
Explosive Synthesis for Experts