Short Courses and Conferences

Practical Explosive Training School

February 23-24, 2015


Course Topics and Agenda

Day 1 (Regulatory Information)
8:00am – 8:15amWelcome - Scott and Vilem
8:15am – 8:30amIntroductions
8:30am – 8:45amCourse Outline - Vilem
8:45am – 9:00amBreak
9:00am – 9:45amState of CO application process; permits; Storage (classes of explosives) - Scott
9:45am – 10:00amBreak
10:00am – 10:45amDefinitions - Scott
10:45am – 11:00amBreak
11:00am – 11:45amInventory and Table of Distances - Scott
11:45am – 12:45pmLunch
1:00pm – 2:00pmUse - Scott
2:00pm – 2:45pmExplosives 101 - Vilem
2:45pm – 3:00pmBreak
3:00pm – 3:45pmInitiation Systems - Vilem
3:45pm – 4:00pmBreak
4:00pm – 4:45pmReview and Quiz 1 - Scott
Day 2 (Hands-On)
8:00am – 8:45amERL Orientation - Vilem and Scott
8:45am – 9:00amBreak
9:00am – 9:45amStorage Requirements - Scott
9:45am – 10:00amBreak
10:00am – 10:45amTable of Distances Requirements - Scott
10:45am – 11:00amBreak
11:00am – 11:45amTable of Distances Quiz - Scott
11:45am – 1:00pmLunch
1:00pm – 1:45pmMisfire Practical (safety fuse, shock tube det cord) - Scott and Vilem
1:45pm – 2:00pmBreak
2:00pm – 2:45pmHands-on Explosives Practical - Scott and Vilem
2:45pm – 3:00pmBreak
3:00pm – 3:45pmExam Review - Scott
3:45pm – 4:00pmBreak
4:00pm – 4:45pmOpen Discussion, Certification, Option for State Test


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