DEMSS Kineton

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Defence Explosive Ordnance Disposal, Munitions and Search School Kineton or DEMSS Kineton is the main training school for Ammunition Technicians and Ammunition Technical Officers in the British Army and is based at MoD Kineton near Kineton, Warwickshire, England.

The school teaches students conventional land munitions, Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) and Improvised Explosive Device Disposal (IEDD).

History[edit]

The school is split into two schools at different location the first at MoD Kineton and the second at DEMSS Bicester[1] and the Headquarters are based at Kineton.[2]

The school was formally known as Army School of Ammunition before being renamed the Defence Explosive Ordnance Disposal, Munitions and Search School (DEMSS North) in 2009, then DEMSS Kineton the same year.

The Felix Centre is part of this school responsible for teaching students from around the world IEDD techniques.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Defence Explosive Ordnance Disposal, Munitions and Search School (DEMSS)". Ministry of Defence. Retrieved 9 August 2012. 
  2. ^ "Training in transition". publicservice.co.uk Ltd. Retrieved 12 August 2012. 

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