Global Counter-IED MapPrivate company counter-IED capacity


isseeLocation: Oxfordshire, UK


Type: Private

ISSEE offer homeland security solutions. The services they offer include consultancy, equipment supply, safe management of munitions and explosives, and training/training facilities.

These services are generally used by national and international Defence, Police and Commercial organisations.

Their mission ‘to contribute positively to world security by promoting dialogue, providing specialised consultancy services and delivering capability-development training based on the UK’s extensive experience of countering terrorism and explosives safety management’.

They provide courses of explosives and explosives disposal throughout the year, as well as offer their services for this task, as well as storage management.

The training they offer centres on C-IED work with a range of courses available: Improvised Explosive Device Disposal (IEDD), Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD), Canine detect, Search, Blast investigation, Forensics, Explosives safety.

Their clients include:

  • UK Ministry of Defence
  • UK Metropolitan Police
  • Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Ministry of Interior and Ministry of Defence
  • Sultanate of Oman’s Armed Forces and Police services
  • United Arab Emirates Armed Forces and Police services
  • Kuwait Ministry of Interior
  • United Nations
  • NATO
  • International Committee of the Red Cross/Crescent
  • BAe Systems
  • Chemring
  • Lockheed Martin

This profile is part of AOAV’s investigation into counter-IED (C-IED) actors around the globe. To see the list of all C-IED actors recorded by AOAV, see here. To see those engaged in the Middle East, the Sahel, North Africa or other highly impacted countries please see here, here, here, and here respectively. This research was made possible by funding from the NATO Counter Improvised Explosive Devices Centre of Excellence (C-IED COE). To read the full report, ‘Addressing the threat posed by IEDs: National, Regional and Global Initiatives’, see here.