Oct 2018 Offering

This course has been completed.

AWR313 - Homemade Explosives: Awareness, Recognition, and Response
Date & Times
Oct 18, 2018 from 8 AM - 5 PM

This awareness level mobile course addresses some of the major considerations a jusidiction is required to answer when creating plans, procedures, and tactics to prevent and respond to homemade explosive incidents.

Course Objectives: Identify components, interactions, and physical properties associated with explosive materials and explosive events; Recognize precursor materials used in the making of homemade explosives, and the similarities and differences in the precursors used in homemade explosives and illicit drugs; Recognize the processes of making homemade explosives and the similarities and differences in the processes of homemade explosives and illicit drugs; Identify various types of homemade explosives based on the precursor and manufacturing equipment observed at a potential homemade explosive manufacturing location; Respond safely and appropriately to a possible incident involving some or all of the following - homemade explosive materials, precursors, or improvised explosive devices; Provide information to public and private sectors concerning the identification and prevention of bomb making activity.

Prerequisites: Actively employed or auxiliary member of a state or local first responder agency.

Max Attendance
70 (23 Open Seats)
City of Independence - Police Department
223 N. Memorial Drive
Independence, MO 64050
POST Approved
Target Audiences
Emergency Management, Emergency Medical Services (EMS), Fire, HAZMAT, and Law Enforcement
Local Only
None Set

Course Roster

Course registrants will be listed here along with their contributing role.

Name Organization
Andrasevits, Mindy St. Joseph, MO Fire Department
Ashbridge, Steven Warrensburg FD
baldwin, rodney Grandview
Barnes, Ryan Ellington Fire Department/Police Department
Bingham, Christopher City of Independence Missouri
Bogue, Bryan City of Independence
Boone, Joshawa Warrensburg Fire Department
burchfield, thomas independence police dept
Coale, Gabriel City of Independence Police Dept
Dixon, John Independence Fire Department
Duke, Tyler City of Independence
Freeman, Kevin City of Independence
Friedel, Justin Smithville Police Department
Garrett, Adam Independence fire
Graham, Kyle Saint Joseph Police Department
Grantham, Brandon City of Grandview
Groshong, Steven Buchanan CO EMS
Hanenkratt, Troy Independence, MO Police
Henrichson, Steven City of St Joseph
Hosack, Michael Independence Police
Howard, James City of St. Joseph Police Department
Jarnagin, Kyle independence missouri police department
Leap, Donald Independence MO Police
Lowe, Jeff Independence, MO Police
McClaskey, Phillip City of Kansas City
McClintick, Steve Saint Joseph Police Department
Meadors, Jason City Of Independence Missouri
NIGH, RITCH Unified Gov. Of Wyandotte Co.
Nightingale, Kevin Independence Police
Parris, Kyle City Of Independence
Pate, Mark Missouri State Highway Patrol
Poynter, Brian Grandview Police
Prieto, Demetrio Lawrence County Sheriffs Office - Auxillary
ramirez, gilbert unified govt. of wyco/kck
Randall, Corey City of Independence MO PD
Rapp, Dustin Independence MO
Sellars, David City of Independence
Sensenich, Lonnie Carrollton Fire Department
Showman, Mark Independence, MO Police Department
Sifers, Craig City of Independence Missouri
Smith, Marqus Kearney Fire and Rescue
Stauch, Jeremie Independence MO
Studdard, Martin City of Grandview
Turner, Robert Carrollton Police Department
Utterback, Casey Missouri State Highway Patrol
Walker, Alan Grandview Police Department