Events and Activities


United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) GHS e-Learning course
Course: Classifying and Labelling Chemicals According to the UN GHS
March 6 - May 17, 2017

Electro Explosive Devices -- Functioning, Reliability and Hazards
January 23-27, 2017 and July 24-28, 2017
Location: Oaks, Pennsylvania

Topics Covered:  Explosions, explosive trains, safe-and-arm mechanisms, EED construction, EED applications, EED firing, inadvertent ignition, electrostatic discharge (ESD) accidents, lightning, radio frequency (RF) hazard, testing EEDs, test statistics, explosive chemistry, detonation, applications of detonation, propellants, pyrotechnics, storage/shipment, history and resources.

Cost: $1,695. per trainee (does not include food or lodging). Payment is accepted by credit card, funds transfer, cash, purchase order, or check. The class size will not exceed 30 people.

Nearest airport: Philadelphia, PA (PHL). Hotel rooms are at a special rate:
For future information and a registration form, contact


IMESAFR Training -- Huntsville, AL
Date:  January 2017; March 28-30, 2017; July 27-29, 2017

IMESAFR Training is offered 3 times a year at APT Research, Inc., in Huntsville, AL and in other places throughout the world. For the latest training schedule, click here.

If you would like to attend, but are unavailable for the dates listed above, or are interested in training at your facility, or want more information about IMESAFR training, please contact Mr. Dean Nichols at  Tel: (256) 327-3373.