The Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear (CBRN) Advanced Training Curriculum the Hague or CATCH project will develop a comprehensive and EU standardised CBRN training and educational curriculum –The Hague CBRN Curriculum (HCC). The project intends to develop certified training for the European market, which will address the requirements of the curriculum.

The project, delivers a complete and certified CBRN response training programme and educational curriculum of international allure, which covers the full spectrum from basic knowledge through Live Agent Training to a Master Course. The Hague CBRN curriculum is the first that meets criteria set by the EU and the OPCW. Once the CATCH project has been accepted as a European Standard, the name of City of The Hague will be inextricably linked to a complete and certified CBRN training curriculum that can be implemented worldwide. For more information on the products in development, view the education and training modules page.

The consortium consists of a mixture of SMEs, international and national organisations and research and education institutes. The partners include Hotzone Solutions Benelux BV, Prometech BV, the Dutch Institute for Normalisation NEN, the international Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), and the Netherlands Institute of International Relations Clingendael.

For more information regarding the project please visit the CATCH site