Provides a wide range of security engineering services, including blast mitigation design. Clients include the U.S. State Department, GSA, and other government agencies.
Consultants and Trainers: Bomb Countermeasures
The EPET program is restricted to law enforcement personnel only.
Provides training and consulting in matters related to EOD/IEDD, bomb detection, and SWAT explosive entry tactics.
Explosive Response Training Center International
Provides training and consulting in bomb threat response, mail bomb detection, and X-Ray screening. Has a special program designed to meet FAA training requirements.
Michael Stapleton Associates
Consulting firm operated by former NYPD bomb disposal officer. Offers screening services for special events in addition to consulting and training services.
National Law Enforcement and Corrections Technology Center (NLECTC)
NLECTC's Explosive Detection and Neutralization Program is a joint project with Sandia National Laboratories to test new detection and disposal technologies and train bomb disposal technicians in their employment. This program is only open to active law enforcement personnel.
In addition to manufacturing and distributing bomb training products, Securesearch hosts advanced bomb-related seminars and certification programs.
S-2 Security and Intelligence Institute
Hosts a wide range of terrorism and security-related courses, including the Bomb Countermeasures for Security Professionals seminar (presented by Craig Gundry, author of the Bomb Countermeasures CD-ROM series).
Consultants and Trainers: Executive Protection
Has been providing basic and advanced courses in Executive Protection and Investigations for over twenty years. Hosts on-site classes in the United States and Mexico.
Richard W. Kobetz and Associates, Ltd.
Consultants and Trainers: Terrorism Counteraction
Provides a wide range of courses on security and law enforcement topics, including IED search and response.
Public Safety Group
Over 15 years service as consultants in Chemical-Biological Defense and WMD-related issues. Clients include a wide range of public and private organizations, including the Department of Defense, Defense Intelligence Agency, and the Department of Justice.
OTHER TRAINING AND INFORMATION
According to statistics released by the Australian Federal Police, the reported number of bomb incidents progressively quadroupled during the early 1990s. By 1996, Australian bomb incidents had peaked at over 700 actual and attempted bombings. Although this trends began to improve in the later 1990s, the annual number of bomb incidents remained doubled from the previous decade.