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 I) program in response to the growth of the Munitions Response programs worldwide. The UXO field is an exciting and lucrative career path and more importantly, a field that focuses on removing hazards from the environment restoring the land making it safer for people. The jobs in the field are highly specialized and require certification, but the PTI’s UXO Technician graduates enter the workforce commanding with a substantial salary and exciting employment opportunities
This UXO Tech I course was developed following the guidelines outlined in Department of Defense Explosive Safety Board Technical Paper 18 “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.