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Gain a holistic insight to the field of electronic warfare at the systems and operational level. Learn the basic definitions and the technical and operational concepts of Electronic and Information Warfare. Participate in practical scenario workshops to demonstrate the principles and concepts of EW/IW. Use this course as a foundation for subsequent higher level EW courses.

Course Outline

  • Introduction
    • Basic concepts of EW and IW
    • Description of threats and threat signals
    • Vulnerability and protection of assets (air, ground, sea, comms & infrastructure)
  • Electronic Support Measures
  • Electronic Countermeasures
  • Decoys
  • Chaff
  • Infrared and Electro-optical systems and countermeasures
    • Black body theory (overview)
    • FLIR, IRST, Night vision devices, Laser designators, Flares, IR jammers
  • Relationship of EW and IW

Course Details

Duration: 3 days

Price: $3,100 (ex GST)

Who should attend: Designed for working professionals in EW or related fields, who are engineers or have an equivalent ability to use analytical and  mathematical tools

Prerequisite: No prerequisites are mandated for this course although a general technical  background and basic knowledge of algebra is expected

Accreditation: National accreditation is currently not available for this course

Trainer: Dr David L. Adamy, MSEE / BSEE graduate and frequently published technical author. Global expert in EW and related systems and internationally renowned teacher of EW and communications theory

Terms and Conditions

How to register for this course

Simply fill out one of the below Course Registration Forms and return via email to

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For more information on our courses or for general enquires please complete this form. Alternatively you can contact us via the following contact information:

Babcock Training Academy

Level 9
70 Franklin Street
Adelaide  SA  5000

tel: +61 8 8440 1498