LTC Assoc. Prof. Pavel Otřísal Ph.D., MBA
Future Forces Forum Future Forces Exhibition 2016 CBRN Workshop 2016
Chief of CBRN Corps Section
NBC Defence Institute, University of Defence
Capabilities of Chemical Units Supporting CBRN Consequence Management Operations
Co-presentation with CPT Radim ZAHRADNÍČEK
Recovering from chemical, biological, radiological, or nuclear (CBRN) event is a primary goal of operations, which are termed "CBRN consequence management". Not only restoration of essential combat capability of troops but also civil support to affected people is a current approach to the topic in North Atlantic Treaty Organization. Based on CBRN units´ operational experience, the article offers systematic view on capability areas necessary to conduct CBRN consequence management operations. The article provides discussion on CBRN capabilities and its relation to civil-military interaction.
1986-1990-the Military Secondary School, branch of Chemical Technology, Žilina, Slovak Republic.
1990-1994-the Military College of Ground Forces, branch of Military Chemistry, Vyškov, Czech Republic.
2007-2012-Ph.D. University of Defence, study program of Forces and Inhabitants Protection, Brno, Czech Republic.
2015-University of Defence, habilitating within the branch of Forces and Inhabitants Protection, Brno, Czech Republic.
1994-a company commander, the 1st CBRN brigade, Liberec.
1995-1996-a deputy of the chief of staff of the training battalion, the 1st CBRN brigade, Liberec.
1996-1997-a chief of the training group of the training battalion, the 1st CBRN brigade, Liberec.
1997-2000-a deputy of the chief of staff of the battalion of training vehicles, Military academy, Vyškov.
2000-2003-an officer at the organization group of the operational department, Military academy, Vyškov.
2003-2005-an officer of secret information management, Military academy, Vyškov.
2005-2010-a special assistant at the NBC Defence institute of the University of Defence in Brno.
2011-so far- a chief of CBRN Corps Section of the NBC Defence institute of the University of Defence in Brno.