Joint Counter-IED Set
Written by PIO
Friday, 15 May 2009 16:20http://www.paf.mil.ph/news/internal/182-joint-counter-ied-set.html
The two-day Joint Bilateral Counter-IED (Improvised Explosive Device) Conference conducted by the Explosive Ordinance Disposal Association of the Philippines starts tomorrow, May 16 -17, 2009 at the Agunod Hall, Air Force Officer School in Col Jesus Villamor Air Base.
Air Force Lt Col Marlon A Marasigan, incumbent President of the EOD Association of the Philippines will lead the activities participated in by EOD officers from the Armed Forces of the Philippines - Air Force, Army and Navy - and Philippine National Police.
Day 1 of the conference will be devoted to Counter- Improvised Explosive Device Presentations from each of the major service commands of the AFP and the PNP that covers Training for Deployment and IED Response. There will be lectures, Equipment and Intelligence Counter-IED Equipment and Phil Bomb Data Center & JSOTF-P Overview. Day 2 will cover the presentation of each focus groups that included Protocol for Inter-Agency EOD Response, EOD Training SOP, EOD Response SOP, Equipment Issues and Concerns and Intelligence.
The Closing Ceremony will have Col Arnulfo B Palmea OS (GSC) PA, the Commander of Munitions and Control Center, AFP as Guest of Honor and Speaker.