Ammo-29-DL Navy Electrical Explosives Safety (4E-F35/645-F19 (DL))

Ungraded knowledge checks are distributed throughout the content to provide students with immediate feedback about their level of understanding in each topic. Graded multiple choice questions are provided at the end of each course. 75% of these must be answered correctly to complete the course. After three unsuccessful attempts to do so, the course will be marked as unsuccessful.

Description: This course is a certification course in accordance with NAVSEA OP 5, Volume 1, Appendix D. It is designed to teach basic regulatory guidance for correctly inspecting, testing, documenting, and managing electrical safety aspects as they apply to explosive operating and handling facilities and storage areas. This fulfills the refresher training requirements for Electrical Explosives Safety for Naval Facilities. This refresher training course provides the basic regulatory guidance to correctly inspect, test, document, and manage electrical safety aspects as they apply to explosive operating and handling facilities and storage areas. Course content includes the identification of lightning protection systems and components, design criteria, and requirements for grounding, bonding, control of static electricity, and electrical equipment in hazardous (classified) locations. An overview of the Hazards of Electromagnetic Radiation to Ordnance (HERO), Fuel (HERF), and Personnel (HERP) is also presented.

Audience: This course is intended for personnel involved in the design, installation, test, and inspection of electrical services and lightning/grounding systems in hazardous locations on Naval installations. Completion of AMMO-49-DL is recommended. Navy personnel seeking initial certification for Lightning Protection of Navy Explosive Facilities must successfully complete AMMO-29 classroom training. NOTE: Proponent has determined this course is not releasable to International Military Students.

Length: Approximately 12 hours (self-paced learning)

Special Information: This course is provided as a web-based course. Students must have web access, a CAC card, and an AKO account. Students must register through ATRRS for course credit. It is recommended that you have a high-speed Internet connection in order to view the course.

Prerequisites: None.

Course Topics:

  1. Principles of Lightning Protection
  2. Strike Termination Devices
  3. Conductors
  4. Bonding
  5. Ground Systems
  6. Inspection and Testing
  7. Electrical Explosives Safety