Date: 09 Oct – 13 Oct 2023
Status: Listed
Security level: Non-sensitive information releasable to the public
Course Fee: 85000 CZK (approx. 3500 EUR)
Seats: min 16, max 20 participants
Deadline for enrollment: 30 Jul 2023
Deadline for unenrollment: 11 Sep 2023
Venue: Military Research Institute - Testing & Training Facility, Vyškov, Czech Republic


This course is designed to provide students with the knowledge, skills, and abilities needed to work confidently, while wearing protective clothing, in a toxic environment containing Chemical Warfare Agents (CWA) and/or Toxic Industrial Chemicals (TIC). Through the training, the course participants will gain practical experience in the use of Individual Protective Equipment (IPE), will understand and be able to apply safe work practices, and will have an appreciation of the equipment and methods for detection and decontamination.

Learning Objective:
Upon completing the course participant will understand the chemical threat and how to protect against it, the chemical agent detection procedures, and the execution of immediate and operational decontamination procedures. Also, participants will have some knowledge about planning, organization, and execution of LAT in a training facility.

Expected Training Audience:
Students are supposed to have a common level of knowledge to work safely and effectively in a toxic environment.

Preconditions for participation:
All participants must present a standardized physician’s confirmation letter stating they are at the appropriate fitness level to participate in LAT. Participants must have a clean-shaven face (mustaches are permitted) to ensure a proper seal of the protective mask. All participants must be able to speak and understand English as a translator/interpreter will not be provided.