What’s included?

The 4-day training program will provide instruction on:

  • Introduction to designing for VCE blast loads
  • Introduction to BEAST and screening approaches
  • Building damage levels – When to use and when not to use
  • How developed
  • Intro to SDOF method and criteria
  • Steel design
  • Dynamic design of trusses
  • Concrete design
  • Masonry design
  • Lateral resisting systems and foundations
  • Windows and doors
  • Blast intrusion into buildings
  • Design of CMU upgrades
  • Design of shield walls
  • Tents and trailers
  • Wrap-up discussion – Case studies

Course Facilitators

Meet your Blast Resistance Design course facilitators.

Upcoming Sessions

Choose your session.

There are no upcoming courses at this time, please contact us for more information.

Customized Courses

Courses tailored to fit your needs.

While BakerRisk offers a range of pre-packaged courses, we recognize that the most effective courses incorporate your company’s specific hazards, incidents, and lessons learned. Please contact us to discuss how we can custom-tailor courses to fit your company’s needs. Your course may include:


Courses may be offered at your site or a BakerRisk location, depending on the course or your needs.


We’ll walk through your facility to customize courses to suit and include an assessment.

Demonstration and Simulation

Utilize demonstrations to give a 
first-hand feel of hazards through simulations.

Case Studies

Case studies using real scenarios, including role play, so participants can apply their new training.