CBRN Surveillance: Biological Integrated Detection System (BIDS) Course (ASI-L4)
(BIDS) Course (ASI-L4) Welcome Letter (Download PDF)
Phase 1 (DL) Student Letter of Instruction (Download PDF)
This course is designed to train officer (AOC 74A) and enlisted (74D) personnel to operate Biological Integrated Detection System (BIDS) Joint Biological Point Detection System (JBPDS) M31A2. Training will focus on providing basic knowledge in introduction and modes of operation of the system. Skills will then be taught on each Line Replacement Unit (LRU) and components of the system followed by tactical operations. Phase I introduces the student to the BIDS system and the biological environment. Phase II provides the student with hands-on practice necessary to operate the JBPDS. Training provides the theory of operation of the system, modes of operation, troubleshooting, and culminates in a 48 hours FTX.