• Classroom
  • Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

The High Altitude Electromagnetic Pulse (HEMP) Effects and Protection Training by Tonex is a dynamic program designed for professionals seeking expertise in safeguarding critical infrastructure against electromagnetic threats. This comprehensive course covers the fundamentals of HEMP effects, empowering participants to assess vulnerabilities and implement protective measures. Through engaging modules, participants gain insights into HEMP’s impact on electronic systems, learn advanced protection strategies, and acquire hands-on experience in testing methodologies. The course caters to a diverse audience, including engineers, security specialists, and military personnel. With a focus on practical application and adherence to industry standards, participants emerge with the knowledge and skills needed to design, evaluate, and implement robust HEMP-resistant systems.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the concept of High Altitude Electromagnetic Pulse (HEMP) and its potential effects on electronic systems.
  • Identify the sources of HEMP and comprehend the mechanisms through which it can impact various technologies.
  • Explore the historical incidents involving HEMP and their implications on critical infrastructure.
  • Examine the characteristics and properties of electromagnetic pulses generated at high altitudes.
  • Learn the fundamental principles of electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) and its relevance in protecting against HEMP effects.
  • Evaluate different types of HEMP protection strategies and technologies.
  • Understand the role of shielding and grounding in mitigating HEMP-induced damages.
  • Analyze case studies of HEMP incidents and the effectiveness of implemented protection measures.
  • Explore the current standards and regulations related to HEMP protection and compliance.
  • Discuss emerging technologies and research trends in the field of HEMP effects and protection.

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