The OSCE Program Office in Dushanbe, in cooperation with the Ministry of Defense of the Republic of Kazakhstan, launched a regional course on Introduction to Physical Security and Stockpile Management (PSSM) in accordance with the International Ammunition Technical Guidelines (IATG) for participants from Central Asia.
Fourteen specialists from Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan will be trained on by international experts from the UK and the OSCE Mission to Bosnia and Herzegovina from November 21 to 25, 2022 in Kazakhstan, Almaty.
The course is aimed at developing the competence and qualifications of military personnel, law enforcement and security services in safe storage and transportation of ammunition.
Eighteen specialists from Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan completed a three-week regional Explosive Ordnance Disposal course (EOD level 1) at the Regional Explosive Hazards Training Centre (REHTC) of Tajikistan’s Ministry of Defence in Chimteppa, on 29 July 2022.
The course was hosted by Tajikistan’s Ministry of Defence and facilitated by the OSCE Programme Office in Dushanbe in partnership with the United States Army Central (USARCENT). USARCENT and the REHTC’s instructors delivered the training course.
A three-week regional EOD level 1 course starts today at the Regional Explosive Hazards Training Center (REHTC) of the MOD of RT in Chimteppa". The project received 18 participants from Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Turkmenistan and 6 instructors from REHTC and four EOD experts/instructors from US ARCENT.
The course is part of the regional capacity building developments and aimed to enhance cooperation within the CA Ps and promoting confidence and security-building measures by reducing threats stemming from explosive hazards.
The OSCE Programme Office in Dushanbe strengthened the skills of the officers of Tajikistan’s Defence Ministry (MoD) on explosive ordnance disposal. Train-the-trainer course on Explosive Ordnance Disposal (level 3) allowed the participants to acquired new knowledge and refresh their skills on how to detect, identify, recover, disarm and dispose unsafe explosive ordnance in minefields and battlefields.
The course took place in the Regional Explosive Hazards Training Centre of the MoD from 3 to 27 May 2022 in the outskirts of Dushanbe.