Explosives Storage Management Course

ESM – Explosives Storage Management Training

This 5 day course is designed to introduce students to the basic requirements for storing Explosives, Substances & Articles (ESA) in accordance with statutory legislation.

ESM – Explosives Storage Management Training

This 5 day course is designed to introduce students to the basic requirements for storing Explosives, Substances & Articles (ESA) in accordance with statutory legislation.

Organisations engaged in the Explosives Sector are required to satisfy the requirements of Explosives Regulations 2014 (ER 2014) or Joint Service Publication (JSP 482). Both sets of regulations call for the demonstration of an individuals training and competency for the work and JSP 482 specifically requires that this must be demonstrated against the standards of best practice and these are the National Occupational Standards (NOS) for Explosives Substances & Articles (ESA).

THE COURSE

The course is largely aimed at individuals who will become responsible for the safe storage of explosives and munitions and who have little or no formal knowledge of explosives. It is also appropriate for other more experienced explosives workers who need to formalise their vocational qualifications through an academic award.

PRE ATTENDANCE REQUIREMENTS

The student must be proficient in the English Language.

COURSE CONTENT

The course comprises a series of linked units, which reflect fully NOS requirements and include:

  • National and International Storage & Transportation Legislation and Regulations
  • Responsibilities of managers and employees within an explosive storage area
  • Explosive safety
  • Classification of explosives
  • Explosives storage areas
  • Explosives transportation and explosives security
  • Radiation hazards in respect of explosives
  • Quantity distances and explosive limits in respect of explosives storage areas

COURSE OUTCOMES

On satisfaction completion of the course, the student will be aware of their personal responsibilities and have the knowledge and understanding to manage the safe storage of explosives. The student will receive an ISSEE and City & Guilds certification to this effect which may be used as proof of Continued Personal Development.

COURSE OPTIONS

This course is available publicly and for in country presentation. If required, its scope and content can be customised and made appropriate for the existing experience and previous training of the nominated students and for the specific activities of the organisation.

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