Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Science - CBRNDS

Technology School
2 weeks - residential

About this course

This is an awareness level course.  You will experience 2 visits to key chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear sites during your attendance and will take part in 2 laboratory practical sessions.

What you will learn

You will learn about:
  • chemical agents
  • biological agents
  • radiological hazards
  • nuclear hazards
  • physical protection (individual and collective)
  • detection
  • decontamination
  • demilitarisation
  • international and national controls of chemicals, biological, radiological and nuclear
  • chemical hardening
  • current science and future developments
  • practitioners and their roles
  • security briefing
  • historical weapons and atmospheric dispersion

How will this course help my career?

This course will enhance your knowledge and understanding therefore enabling you to maximise your potential.

Before you attend

Pre-course reading material – details of which will be given with joining instructions.

Can I attend this course?

This course is suitable for the following type(s) of applicant.
  • Internationals
  • MOD Civil Servants
  • Partners Across Government (PAG)
All attendees must be BC cleared as a minimum.  Those not cleared will be excluded from a small number of activities.

Delegates from non-5-eyes nations will be unable to take part in some activities.

How will I learn?

Classroom, E-Learning