Training with Bomb Disposal Robots (360-Degree Video)

Get a closer look at bomb disposal robot training at the FBI’s Hazardous Devices School in this 360 video.


Video Transcript

FBI Hazardous Devices School Instructor: So we put them through several scenarios, situations in where they’re using that robot. And they may be going through doors, they may be going up and down stairs, opening car doors, and this gives them muscle memory. That’s what we’re looking for, muscle memory. So we repeat this process in different ways at almost every position in an effort to get them what we call stick time. So by sending the robot in there first, okay, that keeps that bomb tech out of danger. Although we have other equipment that allows us to be protected, we feel that our first approach is probably best done, if possible, with that robot.

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