DETERMINE BOMB THREAT CONTINGENCY PLANNING
In this lesson you will learn to supervise
securing phases regarding bomb threats.
TERMINAL LEARNING OBJECTIVE:
Supervise planning, expectation, and securing phases of bomb
You will have this subcourse, paper and pencil.
To demonstrate competency of this task you must achieve a
The material contained in this lesson was derived from the
following publications: FM 19-30, FC 19-106, and TC 19-5.
Bomb threats present serious potential danger to an activity or post.
The motives, targets and bombers, themselves, are diversified. Due to this
fact, bomb threat planning and training is an important part of any physical
security program. Physical security personnel must develop an awareness of
the serious nature of bomb threats; they must understand preplanning
considerations and how to prepare a bomb threat plan. They must understand
actions to take during an after receipt of a threat.
They must also
understand the various responsibilities relative to bomb threats.
office telephone rings and the voice on the other end says..."A bomb is
going to explode..etc., etc..."
Would you know how to respond?
physical security officer, once you are notified of such a call, would you
know what to do?
Contingency planning and training would prepare you for
handling the incident.
a. Bomb. A bomb, when detonated or ignited, is a device that can cause
damage to material and injury or death to personnel. Bombs are classified
An explosive bomb causes damage by