Events 2019

Read more: International Radiological Assistance Program Training for Emergency Response  (I-RAPTER) Basic... The US Department of Energy (DOE), National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) and the JCBRN Defence COE Training, Exercises and Education Department conducted the final iteration of the International Radiological Assistance Programme Training for Emergency Response (I-RAPTER) Basic Course (ETOC code: WMD-CD-21765). The training occurred in and around the COE in Vyskov over the period 25 February to 01 March 2019.

Read more: The CBRN Analysis Super User – Refresher Course 2019It was the JCBRN Defence COE’s honour to continue with the excellent cooperation and relationship with the Bruhn NewTech Company, Denmark. Since 2012, Mr Erik Schmidt Nielsen has returned to the vicinity of the JCBRN Defence COE to conduct a two-day CBRN Analysis Super User – Refresher Course. The course design introduces changes, new features and improvements made to CBRN Analysis, Warning and Reporting software. This program is the current NATO standard for evaluating CBRN events or incidents and is based on STANAG 2103, ATP-45 (E). Repeating his success from last year, Mr. Nielsen trained the course participants together with Mrs. Dorte Sandager. They are both highly experienced as super users, instructors and lectors.

Read more: Major General Jaromír Zůna (CZE-A) and Lieutenant General Peter Bohrer (DEU-AF) visited the JCBRN...Based on an official invitation from MG Jaromír Zůna, the First Deputy Chief of Defence of the Czech Armed Forces to LTG Peter Bohrer who led the German delegation from the Joint Support and Enabling Service (JSES) to Prague, the Czech Republic, over the period of 20 - 21 March 2019. The subject of the meeting was regarding the future cooperation between the Bundeswehr and the Czech Armed Forces in the fields of logistics and CBRN defence.

Read more: Raising Flag Ceremony at the Joint Chemical Biological Radiological and Nuclear Defence Centre of...During the Steering Committee Meeting on 16 April 2019 Canada was officially welcomed into the JCBRN Defence COE by the raising the Canadian national colours.

The director stated:“ Today, we welcome strong partner in the CBRN domain with great know-how and it is beyond doubt that this will be again likewise any joining in the past extend the COE knowledge, a level of expertise and quality of products. I have a great honour to welcome Canada as a 14th member of JCBRN Defence COE.

Read more: „Cold war with hot substances – weapons of mass destruction (WMD) are back“ …… was the slogan of the Austrian 2019 CBRN Defence Centre’s day of tradition. The day of tradition took place in KORNEUBURG/AUT on 25th April 2019. Reason for the day of tradition is the 26th April 1986, the day of the nuclear reactor catastrophe in Chernobyl, and, consequently, the follow-on missions of the Austrian CBRN defence forces.

Coat of Arms (AUT) CBRN Defence Centre