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PACK-1B Military Preservation and Packaging for Storage and Shipment (Phase 2) (8A-F61/551-F53)

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You will receive your Individualized Student Assessment Plan (ISAP) information upon arrival to this class.

Description: This course satisfies mandatory training requirements for the certification of personnel responsible for supporting military preservation, packaging, unitization, and ISO containerization activities as prescribed by DoDI 5160.68, AR 700-15, and AR 700-37 and DA Interns enrolled in Quality Assurance Specialist, Ammunition Surveillance (QASAS) Career Program (CP)-20 or Ammunition Management CP-33 as prescribed by AR 690-950. This course provides technical hands-on training in applying unit and intermediate military packaging and preservation methods, outer packing procedures, cleaning and drying processes, containerization load planning, load blocking and bracing, palletized and unitized loads, preservative materials, cushioning, marking, and labeling in accordance with military packaging policy criteria and packaging specifications and standards. Students will receive hands-on training in conducting military preservation and packaging activities in a packaging workshop.

Length: 80 hours

Audience: Personnel responsible for supporting military preservation, packaging, unitization, and ISO containerization activities as prescribed by DoDI 5160.68, AR 700-15, and AR 700-37 and DA Interns enrolled in Quality Assurance Specialist, Ammunition Surveillance (QASAS) Career Program (CP)-20 or Ammunition Management CP-33 as prescribed by AR 690-50.

Prerequisites: Successful Completion of course No. 8A-F63/551-F55-DL, DEFENSE BASIC PRESERVATION AND PACKING (CERT), offered by the Defense Ammunition Center (DAC) via distance learning (DL).

Security Clearance: None required.

Availability: Pack-1B is available as an instructor-led course.

Required Equipment: Safety shoes, safety glasses, and clothing appropriate for workshop conditions. Questions regarding tuition may also be addressed to our Registrar by calling DSN 956-8489, Commercial (918) 420-8489.

The IACET Standard: DAC has been approved by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) as an Authorized Provider of Continuing Education Units (CEUs).  In obtaining this accreditation, the Defense Ammunition Center has demonstrated that it complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard which is recognized internationally as a standard of good practice. The DAC awards 6.5 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) on the course certificate for successful completion of this course.

Start DateEnd DateLocationClass #StatusRegistration Availability
02/26/2018 03/09/2018 McAlester, OK 002 Scheduled Available
03/26/2018 04/06/2018 McAlester, OK 003 Scheduled Available
08/06/2018 08/17/2018 McAlester, OK 005 Scheduled Available
09/10/2018 09/21/2018 McAlester, OK 006 Scheduled Available