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Ammo-77-CP-DL Cartridge Actuated Devices and Propellant Actuated Devices (CAD/PAD) (4E-F54/645-F38 (DL))

This material is no longer provided for ATRRS credit and is for informational purposes only.

Description: This course provides technical personnel with a basic knowledge of CADs/PADs. This course defines various terms related to Cartridge Actuated Devices (CADs) and Propellant Actuated Devices (PADs). This course introduces the proper use and management of these items with specific regard to shelf and service life limits.

Audience: This course is intended for those who require a fundamental understanding of CADs/PADs. Completion of Ammo-77-CPE-DL (Characteristics of Propellant and Explosives) is recommended.

Length: Approximately 2 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. CAD/PAD Overview
  2. CAD/PAD Types
  3. CAD/PAD Performance and Packaging