Description: The module’s main objective is to provide an overview of the use of Electronic Counter Measures (ECM) systems in support of the C-IED,FP role in a Radio Controlled IED (RC-IED) threat situation.

Areas covered:

  • The role of ECM.
  • Technical capabilities and limitations of currently available ECM equipment.

Objectives: Upon completion trainees will be able to:

  1. Recognize the situations when ECM equipment may be of value in MFP Operations.
  2. Describe the operating modes of ECM equipment.
  3. Describe and simulate the deployment of man portable/ship/vehicle borne ECM equipment in response to a RCIED threat situation.

The duration of the module is 1 training hour