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Course Description

PER-231 - Prevention of and Response to Suicide Bombing Incidents (PRSBI)

This is a performance level (operations) course designed to provide training on the suicide bombing threat. The course includes familiarization with Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) and explosive materials typically used in suicide bombing attacks. The course addresses actions that individual emergency responders can employ to assist in the prevention or deterrence of suicide bombings and techniques, tactics, procedures that support effective and safe response to a suicide bombing attack.

Course Objectives:
  • To provide participants with the skills and knowledge necessary to identify and report pre-attack indicators, and to participate in an integrated response to a suicide bombing using safe and effective techniques, tactics, and procedures
  • Identify and report pre-attack indicators
  • Participate in an integrated response to a suicide bombing incident using safe and effective techniques, tactics and procedures

How this course is offered:

Delivered onsite at a location designated by the requesting jurisdiction. To request this course, you must contact

Prerequisites & Other Information:
Course participants must be certified in their agencies as firefighters, law enforcement officers, or emergency medical response personnel, or be assigned to a position in another agency that provides initial response to suicide bombing incidents.

No tuition is charged.

Course Specifics

Hours: 4.00
Provider: New Mexico Tech
Disciplines: Emergency Medical Service
Fire Service
Law Enforcement
Public Safety Communications

Available Classes

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