Course Introduction

Welcome to the Basics of Blasting course, we are excited to have had you join us to expand your blasting knowledge.


In this course you will receive four hours of video lecture covering a wide range of topics, these have been broken into the following Modules:

Module 1 - Introduction to Blasting

Module 2 - Mechanics of Rock Breakage

Module 3 - Initiation Systems

Module 4 - Commercial Explosives

Module 5 - Drilling Equipment

Module 6 - Blasting Safety


As you work through the course and complete the short knowledge checks at the end of videos, make sure to focus on the key learning objectives presented. If you are taking this course for hours towards blaster's licensing check with [email protected] to make sure we already cover your state. Reach out to our excellent support staff if you have any questions.