Improvised explosive devices (IEDs) are a constantly evolving threat in conflict zones around the world. Explosive Learning Solutions is a recognised expert in dealing with the threat of IEDs, and their disposal. We have a wealth of operational experience gained in some of the world’s most challenging environments.

Explosive Learning Solutions currently supports both military and civilian agencies in the following areas:

Attack the network:

Our intelligence team analyses and reports on IED events, terrorist tactics and evolving methods of IED construction. We can provide a one-off customised report, or keep you updated on developments with a routine subscription.

Defeat the device:

At the edge of Improvised Explosive Device Disposal (IEDD), our C-IED specialists provide expert advice and support to the scientists and technicians developing new C-IED technology.

Preparing your personnel:

Our qualified training team can provide Training needs analysis (TNA) and design and deliver bespoke training courses. These include ‘train the trainer’ courses through to command/management level, so that your own staff can run C-IED events as and when they are needed.


Our C-IED team offer Level 1-3 exploitation expertise, including:

  • Weapons Intelligence Team (WIT) training
  • Post-IED event forensic reconstruction
  • The recording and implementation of lessons learned from an IED event