Veterans may now use GI Bill Education Benefits to fund UXO Global tuition. Post-9/11 Chapter 33 benefits also include a housing allowance.
UXO Global is proud to offer the Unexploded Ordnance Technician I (UXO Tech 1) course in response to the rapid growth in the Munitions ResponseResponse actions, including investigation, removal actions and remedial actions to address the risks presented by UXO, DMM, or MC, or the determination that no removal or remedial action is required. programs worldwide. This UXO Tech 1 course was developed following the guidelines outlined in Department of Defense ExplosiveA substance or mixture of substances that can undergo a rapid anaerobic chemical change generating large quantities of energy. Safety Board Technical Paper 18The Department of Defense Explosives Safety Board document outlining the minimum qualifications for UXO Technicians and personnel. The full document can be found here (right-click to open in new tab): http://www.ddesb.pentagon.mil/TP18_122004.pdf “Minimum Qualifications for Unexploded Ordnance (UXO) Technicians and Personnel,” and prepares students for an exciting career in the UXO field. Students will endure a challenging four week program studying subjects such as safety, explosives, unexploded ordnance from around the world, firing systems, range clearance operations, and more. UXO Global also offers certification in an OSHA approved 40 hour Hazardous Waste Operator & Emergency Response (HAZWOPER) course. Our graduates have all of the knowledge and skills needed to immediately work as a UXO Tech I.
Upon course completion UXO Global will assist graduates in locating jobs with UXO companies. However, under Colorado law, UXO Global does not guarantee job placement.
“The UXO Tech I is the most in-demand position in the industry today. Graduates will have opportunities today like never before.”