The Academy of Blasting and Explosive Technology is the number one explosive and blasting training center in the world. All courses are taught by world-renowned experts in there respective fields. The Academy is located in Montville, Ohio with rooms available for rent. All courses listed are held at the Academy unless otherwise stated in the description. The Academy also offers custom courses for corporations around the world with instructors travelling to location. Please contact Anthony@idc-pbs.com for more information on any of the courses or to sign up. Below the calendar is the listing of publicly available rock blasting courses.
Seminars are lecture based courses with activities throughout the course. These are open to up to 20 attendees to provide student-instructor time for everyone and includes a book on the course title and lunches.
Workshops are activity based courses that teach the application of advanced concepts to attendees. These courses are limited to eight (8) or less attendees and are geared at providing advanced content. These workshops contain, at a maximum, four hours of lecture daily.
Download the Schedule Here: ABET Seminar Schedule
Academy of Blasting and Explosive Technology Course List
Rock Blasting and Overbreak Control Seminar – April 23 to April 25
Rock Blasting and Overbreak Control Workshop – April 26 to April 27
Advanced Vibration Seminar – July 17 to July 19
Underground Blasting Seminar – July 31 to August 2
Coal Blasting Seminar – September 18 to September 20
Rock Blasting and Overbreak Control Seminar – October 15 to October 17
Rock Blasting and Overbreak Control Workshop – October 18 to October 19
Open Pit and Quarry Blasting Seminar – November 13 to November 15