Firepower & Protection Technologies Courses

 
Firepower & Weapons Technologies for Military Vehicles

These one and two day courses provide participants with a comprehensive coverage of the key technical issues associated with firepower and weapons technologies used in modern military vehicles. In particular, special attention is given to barrel design and gun installation into armoured fighting vehicles. It also examines issues associated with ammunition and their mechanisms of operation.  Further details on the course are available in the Course Outline and Timetable.

Protection Technologies for Military Vehicles

These one and three day courses provide participants with an understanding of the key technical issues associated with the survivability of modern armoured and logistic vehicles. Participants explore in varying levels of detail the fundamentals of military vehicle protection technologies covering: threats to military vehicles; armour materials; strategies for protection; projectile penetration mechanisms; hard-kill Defensive Aid Suites (DAS); stress waves and shock waves and explosive reactive armour.  Further details on the course are available in the Course Outline and Timetable.

Firepower & Protection Technologies for Military Vehicles
 
This intensive five-day course provides participants with a detailed analysis of the materials, firepower and protection technologies used in the design of modern military vehicles. The firepower and weapons systems elements of the course focus primarily on military vehicle technologies although some content is relevant to indirect fire systems. The protection technology part of the course covers the theory of materials and approaches required to protect modern military vehicles on the battlefield of today. Course learning is reinforced through a series of guided tutorials.  Further details on the course are available in the Course Outline and Timetable.

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