Dr. Calvin Konya
Dr. Calvin Konya is the President of Precision Blasting Services and the Director for the Academy for Blasting and Explosive Technology.
Dr. Konya has worked in the mining and explosives industry for the past 40 years. He is well versed in all forms of blasting: underground, surface, underwater and more. He is the head instructor for Academy Blasting.
Throughout his career he has taught thousands of students from over the world. He has conducted courses for the Federal Highway Administration, Army Corp of Engineers, Department of Transportation, The Panama Canal, and many other organizations from all over the world. He has also taught at The Missouri University of Science and Technology, West Virginia University, Auburn University, The University of Wisconsin, and was the department chairman at Ohio State University.
Anthony Konya is an aggressive problem solver who is dedicated to producing results
Anthony Konya is currently attending school at The Missouri University of Science and Technology with the goal of receiving his PhD. in Explosive Engineering. He has worked as an apprentice under Dr. Calvin Konya much of his life. He is the Technical Manager for Academy Blasting.
He will be here to assist anyone with technical problems they experience while taking the courses and will assist in answering questions about the content presented.
Academy Blasting is an online learning center providing 21st century knowledge and techniques in blasting and explosives.
Academy Blasting is the online version of The Academy for Blasting and Explosive Technology. It was created by Dr. Calvin Konya and Anthony Konya to help teach the industries of mining, explosives, and blasting to people who would not otherwise be able to learn it.
The online courses offer a way for people who cannot take time off of work to expand their knowledge. Courses teach the high level material in a practical, easy to understand way that can help in your everyday work.
The On-Site Academy of Blasting and Explosive Technology Course Calendar.
Here you will find the course calendar for the Academy of Blasting and Explosive Technology. If you would like to register to attend a course or request more information, please call (440)-474-6700 or email Anthony@idc-pbs.com.
Courses begin in March 2016.
About Academy Blasting
Academy Blasting is perfect for the ambitious professional looking to expand their knowledge.
The courses taught here will help all levels of professionals in the blasting and explosive industry learn the material and advance their careers.
Why Choose Us
- Interactive Videos
- Short, engaging quizzes
- Professional Staff
- Fun Forums
- Community Interaction