Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) is the detection, identification, evaluation, render safe, recovery and disposal of Explosive Ordnance. The EOD training programme includes altogether five consecutive courses beginning with the EOD Level 1 and ending with two specializations in EOD Level 3+.Read More
Explosive Hazards (EH) Awareness and Reduction are those actions which lessen the probability and/or severity of physical injury to people, property or the environment. The EH Awareness and Reduction course focuses on providing adequate knowledge, skills and attitudes to facilitate understanding and behaviour changes of people (target groups) at risk.Read More
The Training-of-Trainers (ToT) course is designed to prepare instructors from Central Asia and Afghanistan to deliver Explosive Ordnance Disposal and Explosive Hazards Awareness and Reduction Courses on a national and international level. The ToT is intended to equip prospective instructors with the understanding of specific training methods and methodologies for training adults as well as how to design, deliver, evaluate and follow-up training event.Read More
On 13 January 2020, the project initiated a series of capacity building trainings for the staff of Regional Explosive Hazards Training Centre (REHTC) of Tajikistan’s Ministry of Defence. The trainings are focused on level 1 of explosive ordnance disposal (EOD) and conducted by two national training officers. The planned activity is carried out in premises of REHTC.
The training will be conducted until August 2020 and shall cover all aspects of EOD process; in frames of the activity, a separate training for trainers (ToT) course shall be proposed to the course participants.
During 25-29 November 2019, the Programme Office in Dushanbe conducted exchange visit programme to Ukraine for the Central Asian Delegation in the frames of the programme to support development of cooperation mechanisms between the Central Asian states in the field of threats and challenges associated with explosive hazards. 14 participants represented by Ministry of Defence of Kazakhstan, Border Service of Turkmenistan, Ministry of Defence of Tajikistan, Regional Training Centre on Explosive Hazards of Tajikistan, Tajikistan National Mine Action Centre, Sapper’s Union of Tajikistan and international demining operators acting in Tajikistan (Norwegian Peoples’ Aid and Swiss Foundation for Mine Action) had chance to get familiarised and to explore best practices and potential of Ukraine in the field of humanitarian demining and response to explosive hazards.