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Special Effects Explosives Safety Course – Part 1

24th September 2018 - 25th September 2018

News! We are now an Open Awards Badge of Excellence Training Centre delivering IEXpE accredited courses. You can find more information about this on our website by following www.precisionenergetics.co.uk and clicking on training tab at the top of the page.

Course Updates:  The part 1 course has undergone a total review and changes have been made such as the structure, exams and the timetable! On successful completion of the Part 1 course, you will now receive a years free student membership with the Institute of Explosive Engineers!

Venue: The venue remains at the same location, our Training Centre at Ashcott, Somerset.

Cost: The cost of the course is £650.00 + VAT (£100 deposit on booking). We are now able to take payments via card over the phone, however there is a 3.5% fee. Alternatively, we do accept cheque and Bank Payments.

Skillset:  Bursaries may be available from Skillset. Please be aware that you will need to apply for this prior to the course start date. To contact Skillset, phone 0207 713 9829 or for further information, visit www.creativeskillset.org/funding/individuals/.

Accommodation: This is not included in the price. A brief list of accommodations local to Ashcott can be found here. The following websites offer further options: LateRooms, Travelodge and Premier Inn.

 Transport: Please organise your own transport. The nearest train stations are Bridgwater and Castle Cary. The nearest airport is Bristol. Please be aware, you may want to consider booking a taxi from the train stations/airports to Event Horizon as we are not located within walking distance.

How to apply: There are limited places, therefore we operate on a ‘first come, first served’ basis. Booking Form and Prohibited Person FormWhen filling in your booking form, please state which date you wish to apply for. To book a place on the course you will need to send me the following:


1) Booking form, completed fully and signed

2) Prohibited Persons form, completed fully and signed

3) Proof of physical Identity – one passport sized photograph or Photo Driving License or Passport

4) £100 deposit – cheques, bank transfer and card payments accepted.


SFX Part 2: We are currently working alongside BECTU and the IEXpE to design and develop the next stage of Special Effects Training, which some of you may know as the SFX Intermediate Course Part 2.


24th September 2018
25th September 2018
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Event Horizon


Event Horizon
The Old Brewery, Stagman Lane
Ashcott,SomersetTA7 9QWUnited Kingdom
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