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
The first ten-day of OSCE Regional medical course to support explosive ordnance disposal operations began on 9 March 2022 in Almaty, Kazakhstan.
The course is jointly organized by the OSCE Programme Office in Dushanbe and Kazakhstan’s Ministry of Defence, in co-ordination with the OSCE Programme Office in Nur-Sultan.
The training course brings together 10 medical personnel from Ministries of Defence of Central Asian countries, civil societies and NGOs, including two medical instructors from the OSCE Programme Office in Dushanbe and the NGO Norwegian People's Aid.
On 29 October 2021, thirteen specialists from Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan completed a three-week regional Explosive Ordnance Disposal course (EOD level 2) at the Regional Explosive Hazards Training Centre (REHTC) in Chimteppa, Tajikistan. The course was hosted by Tajikistan’s Defence Ministry and facilitated by the OSCE Programme Office in Dushanbe. For the first time, it was conducted by the national EOD instructors of the Defence Ministry, including the REHTC’s instructors.