Testing and Evaluation of Explosives - EOE-TEE

Technology School
2.5 days

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About this course

This short course is a module from the Explosive Ordnance Engineering (EOE) MSc. It is delivered by Cranfield University on behalf of the Technology School, Defence Academy.

This course includes elements around chemistry, engineering, documentation, range and practical areas. You will gain a full knowledge of the required areas within each element.

What you will learn

You will learn to:
  • demonstrate an understanding of the principles for accelerated ageing and its application to the lifecycle of systems
  • demonstrate an understanding and rationale of the legislation and associated documentation in the testing and approval of explosives and their articles (AOP, STANAG, UN Test Book)

How will this course help my career?

You will gain the skills to critique the principles for measuring explosives, performance and properties, apply elements of the taught phase in a controlled experimental test environment and apply statistics appropriately within materials assessment.

Before you attend

If you are seeking a Ministry of Defence (MOD) funded place, you will need to demonstrate in your application that there is a clear business need to undertake the course. 

Can I attend this course?

This course is suitable for the following type(s) of applicant.
  • Industry
  • Military
  • MOD Civil Servants
Suitable for you if you have a HNC/degree in science or engineering or suitable experience.

How will I learn?


How will you be assessed?

100% course work.

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