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Explosives Safety and Environmental Risk Management (9E-F65/920-F33 (MC))

You will receive your Individualized Student Assessment Plan (ISAP) information upon arrival to this class.

Description: This course provides students with a basic knowledge of ammunition characteristics, ammunition safety, and environmental regulations. Basic explosives principles, the Navy Explosives Safety Program, ammunition storage, ammunition security requirements, transportation requirements, daily operations, explosives accident/incident reporting, public affairs, explosives inspections, and station environmental compliance are covered.

Length: 2 Days

Audience: Senior representatives from Navy and Marine Corps activities that handle ammunition or explosives. NOTE: Proponent has determined this course is not releasable to International Military Students.

Prerequisites: None.

Navy Course Identification Number (CIN): A-4E-3002

Course Data Processing Code (CDP): 02RJ

Security Clearance: None required.

Course Topics:

  1. Basic Explosives Principles
  2. Explosives Safety Programs
  3. Risk Management Assessment
  4. Ammunition Storage and Compatibility
  5. Ammunition Security
  6. Ammunition Transportation
  7. Explosives Mishaps
  8. Daily Ammunition Evolutions
  9. Environmental Compliance
  10. Explosives Safety Inspections

Availability: If you are affiliated with the Navy or the Marine Corps, request quotas via the Navy Training page of this website. For all other students, admission to a course is by nomination from the prospective student's command. If the nominating command has access to ATRRS, the submission must be made via ATRRS.

The IACET Standard:  DAC has been approved by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) as an Authorized Provider of Continuing Education Units (CEUs).  In obtaining this accreditation, the Defense Ammunition Center has demonstrated that it complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard which is recognized internationally as a standard of good practice. The DAC awards 1.3 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) on the course certificate for successful completion of this course.

POC Information:

POC for Ammo-33:
Ammo Curriculum & Quota Control
NOSSA (N521)
Phone: DSN 354-6089, Commercial (301) 744-6089
FAX: X 6087

Class Offerings: Please refer to the U.S. Navy Quota/Student Registration utility here.