Delivered by Cranfield University on behalf of the Defence College for Military Capability Integration, Defence Academy, this in-depth course is for Royal Logistics Corps (RLC) officers to train on all aspects of weapons ordnance munitions and explosives. The course looks at storage, transportation, distribution and disposal of energetic substances, along with explosive ordnance disposal in both conventional munitions and improvised explosive device disposal. Culminating in Chemical Biological Radiological and Nuclear disposal course. There are limited places for foreign students who are loaded through International Defence Training Army (IDT)A, Land Warfare Centre.
This is a masters level course which gives you the relevant academic and theoretical grounding for the more practical second stage at DEMS Trg Regt.
You will learn/develop:
- explosive chemistry
- mechanics and electronics
- ammunition systems
- ammunition design
This is a mandatory course for those wishing to pursue a career as ammunition technical officers.
British Army Royal Logistics Corps Officers and overseas Military Officers.
SC level required.
Limited pre-course reading and preparation is required.
Formal assessments including written examination, oral presentation and course work.