(EO6) Introduction to Insensitive Munitions

This short course provides an introduction to the various aspects related to the assessment of Insensitive Munitions compliance of ADF Explosive Ordnance.
If more than one EO workshop is booked; a discount may be applied to the final price.


Assessment of compliance with ADF Insensitive Munitions (IM) requirements is a prescribed requirement within the ADF EO Safety Program (DEOP 100). This short course provides an introduction to the various aspects related to the assessment of IM compliance of ADF EO. The course will enable students to gain an understanding of the key requirements, as well as have the opportunity to quiz the instructor regarding specific examples/issues that have been encountered during attempts to satisfy ADF EO Safety Requirements.

Target Audience:

All Explosive Ordnance (EO) Engineers within Explosives Materiel Branch (EMB). All engineering personnel that undertake review and/or assessment of EO Safety Cases. This course will also provide useful background information to industry personnel/suppliers of EO items to EMB as well as platform SPOs which employ EO sub-systems.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Understanding the EO Safety Prescribed Requirements related to Insensitive Munitions (EO Regulation 5.1 – Insensitive Munitions)
  • Gain an appreciation of the various Insensitive Munitions guidance / test methods

Learning Methods:

Face to Face presentations by Subject Matter Experts

Program Benefits:

  • Informing ADF members (Project Managers, Engineering Manager, Logisticians, etc) of the key drivers & benefits of Insensitive Munitions
  • Provides baseline technical requirements to all EO engineers developing Safety Cases for ADF EO


  • Drivers for Insensitive Munitions
  • STANAG 4439 – Policy For Introduction and Assessment of Insensitive Munitions (MURAT)
  • Insensitive Munitions – Standards and Test Methods
  • ADF Insensitive Munitions Policy
  • Communication of IM Compliance

The price listed is the total price including GST where GST is applicable.

Upcoming Workshops

Name Date Time Location Cost
Introduction to Insensitive Munitions 25 November 2020 08:00 am - 12:00 pm Canberra $550.00


NOTE: Courses are subject to cancellation if insufficient student numbers.

You will be notified a minimum of 4 weeks prior to the course commencement.

You will not be charged until the course is confirmed.