Tactical – Police Explosives Technician

Course detail

Program area: Explosives training

Course code: T-PET

Course registration details
Session(s) Location Start date End date
23-01R English TPOF - Hamilton 2023-01-09 2023-01-19


  • Accommodations are offered to course participants. Our rooms are subject to availability and the request must be indicated on the course registration form
  • Meal plans are offered to course participants. The specific meal plan must be indicated on the course registration form
  • Travel grant funding is available to our non-federal law enforcement agencies


Explosive Forced Entry (EFE) is a tactic used for lawful entry into a structure with the aid of explosive materials. It is essential for police explosive technicians to efficiently evaluate different situations they might encounter when performing EFEs. This course provides students with the knowledge and skills they need to safely perform their duties as technicians. It also supports them in their role as instructors for emergency response teams in EFE training.

Format and delivery

Length of course
10 days
Class size
maximum 12 students
Delivery setting
theoretical components are delivered in classroom; practical components are conducted at the explosive range

Learning outcomes

Eligibility and mandatory requirements



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