If individuals are interested in learning about explosives, and how to safely employ them, Texas Explosives & Blasting Services offers a one-day basic blasting course which covers the following:

  • Regulations concerning explosives
  • Safety and risk mitigation procedures
  • Type of Explosives
  • Types and advantages/disadvantages of various blasting caps
  • Selection of proper explosives
  • Rigging charges
  • Emplacement of charges
  • Proper standoff distances
  • Means of reducing noise of detonations