Saturday - January 10, 2015
Hosted by Northampton Police & Fire Department
Homemade Explosives: Awareness, Recognition, and Response
HME course will provide first responders with the knowledge to recognize and report the presence of the HME’s as well as the precursors and facilities where HME’s are fabricated. The course includes instructions and training on Explosives Characteristics and Hazards, recognition of a wide variety of HME precursors, recognition of HME manufacturing and IED production, HME scene safety and security, and community awareness and education on HME’s.
Registration: email firstname.lastname@example.org (please include name, agency, and a contact phone number)
Cost: All training and course materials are provided free of charge. Reimbursement for travel, lodging, and meals will not be provided.
Training Location: JFK Middle School | 100 Bridge Road - Northampton, MA 01060
Contact: Deputy Chief Jon Davine at (413) 587-1100
Only United States Citizens May Attend Courses
Training presented by New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology (New Mexico Tech)/Energetic Materials Research and Testing Center (EMRTC), and the lead DHS National Domestic Preparedness Consortium partner for explosives and firearms, live explosives, and incendiary devices training.