𝐔𝐍 𝐈𝐍𝐓𝐄𝐑𝐌𝐄𝐃𝐈𝐀𝐓𝐄 𝐈𝐌𝐏𝐑𝐎𝐕𝐈𝐒𝐄𝐃 𝐄𝐗𝐏𝐋𝐎𝐒𝐈𝐕𝐄 𝐃𝐄𝐕𝐈𝐂𝐄 𝐃𝐈𝐒𝐏𝐎𝐒𝐀𝐋
The UN Intermediate Improvised Explosive Device Disposal is an accredited course by UN ITs led by UNMAS Mobile Training Team.
The course ran for five weeks at the Humanitarian Peace Support School in Embakasi. The chief guest at the closing ceremony was Commandant HPSS Colonel Phyllis Nadio. Also in attendance were Senior Instructor Counter IED wing Lt Col P B Wanga and BPST-A rep Lt Col Jenner.
The course had a total of 14 participants - 5 from Uganda People’s Defence Forces and 9 from the Kenya Defence Forces who successfully met course objectives and qualified as UN Intermediate IEDD Operators.
The qualified participants are mission ready and will be deployed to various IED-prone operations theatres.