Company : Hotzone Solutions

Category : Navy

Subcategory : Life protection Equipment

Key Products : CBRN agent training, Hire our Instructors and Consultants

Hotzone Solutions (HZS) is an international CBRNE training and consulting company founded by a group of former military and civilian NBC defence officers, inspection team leaders and weapons inspectors from United Nations Special Commission (UNSCOM), United Nations Monitoring, Verification and Inspection Commission (UNMOVIC) and Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW).

Along with developing and delivering training to Inspectors, HZS personnel has played key roles in the development of live agent training standards, training safety systems and procedures and proficiency standards for the OPCW.

Accordingly HZS staff has experience in delivering training at all major live agent training centres.

Live CBRN agent training

The Hotzone Training for Toxic Entry course is designed for all local, state and federal emergency and security personnel that will respond to possible CBRNE incidents. It is designed to ensure that all potential responders have a common level of knowledge to work safely and effectively in a toxic environment.

Our Live agent courses can be tailored to meet specific customer needs and can be conducted with the use of chemical or biological agents, radiological materials and explosive devices.

The Hotzone certification is in line with the OPCW standard for the proficiency of toxic entries.

Instructors and Consultants

To share our knowledge and experience is one of our principles at Hotzone Solutions (HZS). Consequently, we also offer the possibility to hire individual Instructors as external Consultants to fully support and meet the needs of partners and customers.

HZS Instructors can be hired on an individual basis as external Consultants for the following purposes:

  • Delivering lectures;
  • Providing support during CBRN safety and security training;
  • Working as safety assistants;
  • Participating in projects as external experts; etc.

HZS experts boast field experience in most CBRN specializations.

Equipment Testing

Hotzone Solutions (HZS) has extensive experience in the field testing and evaluation of equipment in toxic chemical environments. Hence, HZS has the capability to provide equipment solutions tailored to user requirements.

Our personnel can scientifically test the following types of equipment under field conditions:

  • Personal protective equipment
  • Detectors and monitors
  • Non-destructive evaluation equipment (e.g. x-ray, UPE, NIPPS, PINS)
  • Decontamination agents and equipment
  • Sampling equipment
  • Analytical instruments

Through field testing, HZS can provide reports for equipment manufacturers and distributors and can use field trials to recommend procedures to end-users.

Corporate Security Management

As the world moves on to higher complexity and higher interconnectedness, its vulnerability to failure of one of these connections rises.

Corporate security management (CSM) describes an on-going and systematic process to minimize the effects of natural disasters, man-made disasters and intentional threats to tangible and intangible assets of organisations or companies.

Hotzone Solutions offers CSM services in:

  • Independent audits of systems and processes
  • Security, emergency- and crisis management solutions (development and implementation)
  • Staff training, exercises and penetration testing
  • On site experts are provided upon request in case of an emergency or crisis situation

Non Destructive Investigation

The course provides a thorough foundation for First Responders, inspectors and engineers called upon to witness, supervise or conduct NDI activities in a potentially contaminated environment.

The course satisfies the formal training element of the Recommended Practice SNT-TC-1A issued by ASNT, and the requirements of PCN/GEN/, and hence is the basic foundation which can lead to qualification under PCN, SNT-TC-1A, BS EN 4179 or NAS-410 requirements.  These services are in satisfaction of all major international certification standards.

The course comprises the following topics:

  • Ultrasound;
  • X-ray;
  • Hydrogen Concentration Measurement (HCM);
  • Neutron Induced prompt Photon spectrometry (NIPPS)

Contact Details

Hotzone Solutions
Binckhorstlaan 36
Suite c010, 2516 BE The Hague
The Netherlands
Phone: + 31 70 262 97 04
Fax: + 31 87 784 68 26

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