technical escort


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technical escort

An individual technically qualified and properly equipped to accompany designated material requiring a high degree of safety or security during shipment.
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Army Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear School Technical Escort (L3) Course at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri.
In addition, the Army has established--on a provisional basis--a new "Guardian Brigade," which includes the Technical Escort Unit, the Chemical Biological Rapid Response Team and the Army Reserve Consequence Management Unit, Doesburg said.
Each inspection team would consist of a technical escort, not less than two Russian inspectors, an interpreter (usually a member of the OSIA), and a plant security person.
Once the technical escort team contained the canister in its own cylinder, they boarded a military aircraft, which flew the team and their potentially deadly package back to Aberdeen.
All TEU members, no matter what their area of expertise, must receive a Technical Escort Certification.
Another SBCCOM team, the Technical Escort Unit, specializes in the daily transportation and handling of chemical and biological agents.
He is a graduate of the CBRN Captain's Career Course, the CBRN Senior Staff Planners Course, and the Technical Escort Course.
The Pentagon's response force took the shape of a CB quick-reaction force (CBQRF),later renamed the rapid response team (CBRRT), with the Army's Technical Escort Unit (TEU) as its nucleus, with Army medical, Air Force and Navy unit support.
The 11th Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, and Explosives (CBRNE) Company (Technical Escort) provided two chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, and explosives response teams (CRTs) and a small company headquarters element to represent U.S.
And although it was the seventh CBRN WOBC conducted overall, it was the first that provided the level of technical training required by warrant officers for their first assignments in hazard response companies and technical escort teams.
You may hope to serve in a technical escort company or work at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland; but because career paths are often based on opportunity, plan for alternate paths.
The course is 90 percent technical and designed specifically to prepare new CBRN warrant officers for duty as hazard response company technicians and technical escort assistant team leaders.
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