01 - English Lessons → Counter-IED

C-IED-01 - Basic IED Awareness


Description
This short course introduces you to the basics of counter-improvised explosive device (C-IED) awareness training. Included is how IEDs function, how to avoid IEDs and how to respond if you find yourself in an IED incident. On completing the course you will be awarded a CAT-UXO Basic IED Awareness certificate. This certificate indicates only an individual has completed the CAT-UXO online C-IED Basic Awareness course.
Content
  • The IED Component Parts
  • IED Methods of Attack
  • Ground Sign Awareness
  • Threat Indicators
  • Threat Assessment
  • VPs and VAs
  • Route Checks
  • IED Immediate Response
  • IED Controlled Response
  • The IED Response Basics
  • IED Examples
  • Basic IED Awareness - Test
  • Basic IED Awareness - Survey
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certification with a duration: 1 year