UXO Ordnance Awareness Training

uxo awareness training1st Line Defence offers bespoke Ordnance Awareness Training providing awareness of the potential presence of Unexploded Ordnance (UXO) or Unexploded bombs (UXB) during our clients project works.

Our training sessions are tailored to reflect the historical ordnance research and the planned construction at the project location.

The Ordnance Awareness training will contribute to the principal contractor fulfilling their responsibility of a duty of care to its employees.

Our training is carried out by qualified Unexploded Ordnance Specialists and can be tailored to suit specific audiences and levels from ground workers to senior management.

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Examples of content covered in our Ordnance Awareness training sessions can include:

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  • Historical Background
  • Types of UXO threat potentially present
  • Historical information of WW1 & WW2 bombs & other munitions
  • Military activity in the area
  • Unexploded Ordnance (UXO) Identification i.e. what it looks like
  • Site Safety Guidelines and Emergency Plans; steps taken if a suspicious object is found during the course of the works