Vice Primary Sergeant Hector Fabio Palacios Parra is currently an Explosives specialist at the Ejercito Nacional, the Colombian National Army. Having completed multiple courses, including a specialization in countering Guerillas, as well as specializations in explosives: A technical course on Explosives Deactivation, Explosives Instructor course, and a Post-Explosive course. He has also completed his specialization in Nuclear Security and CBRN in the context of the Colombian National Army. He was awarded the Medal al Valor, the Medalla de ingenieros torre de Castilla Medalla de Ingenieros Bicentenario, Medalla al mérito (la Córdoba), Medalla Campaña del Sur outlining the recognition of his accomplishments in the military. Sv Palacios Parra has been an essential contribution to the ESING – Engineering School of the Ejercito Nacional of Colombia (National Colombian Army) considering his experience and contribution to local and regional CBRNe trainings to, and first-hand knowledge of the trans-national considerations of CBRNe.