Training & Education

Outside Training & Higher Education

Please note that the following listed agencies, groups and companies are not affiliated with or endorsed by IME in any way.  IME does not guarantee that the information listed is current or exhaustive.  Information is posted as it is received by IME from those agencies, groups and companies listed.

Any North American provider of training or other relevant coursework pertaining to commercial explosives is welcome to request that their contact information appear on this list.  Please contact IME for details.

TABLE OF CONTENTS:
  1. TRANSPORTATION
  2. BLASTING
  3. DETONATION MECHANICS 
  4. EXPLOSIVE MANUFACTURE/TESTING
  5. OILFIELD / PERFORATING
  6. VIBRATION
  7. EXPORTING
  8. SECURITY
  9. PROCESS SAFETY MANAGEMENT
 

TRANSPORTATION

 

 

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BLASTING

Explosives Risk Managers, LLC
11104 Innsbrook Way
Ijamsville, MD 21754
Mr. Lon Santis, principal
Tel: (202) 288-2029
santis@ermanagers.com


Explosives Risk Managers LLC provides a wide array of training services for the explosives industry. ERM is recognized by state blasting authorities for providing continuing education training for blasters' certifications and provides training to U.S. and foreign government agencies as well as other private clients.

International Society of Explosives Engineers - ISEE
30325 Bainbridge Road
Cleveland, OH 44139
Tel: 440-349-4400
Fax: 440-349-3788
www.isee.org

Please visit the ISEE at www.isee.org/calendar.htm for a list of upcoming events sponsored by ISEE.

The International Society of Explosives Engineers (ISEE) is a professional society dedicated to promoting the safe and controlled use of explosives in mining, quarrying, construction, manufacturing, forestry, and many other commercial pursuits. They provide numerous courses related to explosives.

Konya Industries

6990 Summers Road
Montville, OH 
Tel: (440) 747-6700
www.konyaindustries.com
www.AcademyBlasting.com
Online Blast Design Training

Northwest Explosives Academy, LLC
PO Box 841
Eugene, OR 97440
Tel: 541-554-6720
Website: www.nwexplosives.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/nwexplosives
Two-day classroom and field training program in Oregon-- Explosives & Blasting Level One

A special Law Enforcement Training Program -- B-TEAM, Breaching Teambuilding Explosives and Motivation

RAM Inc., Explosives Educational Services
2116 Hardin Lane
Powell, OH 43065 USA
Tel: 740-363-6976
Fax: 740-362-3946
E-mail: r.mcclure@ramets.com
Web site: www.ramets.com

TerraDinamica Lucca-Brown, LLC
5 Meadow Brook Road
Granby, CT 06035 
Web: 860-844-0506
Fax:  860-844-0507

E-mail: explosives@terradinamica.com
Website: www.terradinamica.com 

Please contact EESI or  visit their website for more information www.expledusvc.com
 

US Department of Labor, National Mine Health and Safety Academy
DOL - Mine Safety & Health Administration
National Mine Health & Safety Academy
Attention: Student Services
1301 Airport Road
Beaver, WI 25813-9426
Tel: 304-256-3257

 

 

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DETONATION MECHANICS
 

‚ÄčABS Group

EXPLOSIVE MANUFACTURE/TESTING

 

 

Onsite, custom and scheduled training courses
2116 Hardin Lane
Powell, OH 43065 USA
Tel: 740-363-6976
Fax: 740-362-3946
E-mail: r.mcclure@ramets.com
Web site: www.ramets.com


OILFIELD/PERFORATING

Course
:  Shaped Charges 

Instructors:  William P. Walters, Ph.D and David J. Leidel, Ph.D

This is a four-day introductory course in the theory and application of shaped charges.  It provides the necessary background into the physics of shaped charge performance and the application of shaped charges in terminal ballistics and in the upstream oil and gas industry.

The major topics included in the course are:

A copy of "Fundamental of Shaped Charges" by W.P.Walters and J.A. Zukas and course notes will be provided to each student.

Contact information:
Dr. David J. Leidel
Landline Telephone: (817) 478-6518 or e-mail: djl58@tx.rr.com



 

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VIBRATION

 

 

 


 

 

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EXPORTING

 

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HIGHER EDUCATION


Undergraduate program: Mining engineering; Graduate program: M.S., M.E., Ph.D. degrees in mining engineering
 

SECURITY

Mr. Juri Kasements
www.explosivesmanagement.com

Former NRCan, ESSB official provides courses on threats from explosives for private and public security sector. Courses are held in Canada (Halifax,Ottawa, Toronto, Calgary and Vancouver)

 

 PROCESS SAFETY MANAGEMENT