NPFC - DOD D 5160.62
Single Manager Responsibility for Military Explosive Ordnance Disposal Technology and Training (EODT&T)
|Publication Date:||3 June 2011|
PURPOSE. This Directive:
a. Reissues DoD Directive (DoDD) 5160.62 (Reference (a)) to update policies and responsibilities for DoD EODT&T, including explosive ordnance disposal (EOD) research and development (R&D) programs, EOD procedures and related technical documentation required by the operational forces, and common-type EOD training of the operational forces in accordance with DoDD 5111.1 (Reference (b)).
b. Does not modify existing Military Services EOD operational responsibilities nor change Military Services and United States Special Operations Command unique training requirements. Military Services operational responsibilities for EOD are defined in AR 75-14/OPNAVINST 8027.1G/MCO 8027.1D/AFR 136-8 (Reference (c)).
APPLICABILITY. This Directive applies to OSD, the Military Departments, the Office of the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and the Joint Staff, the Combatant Commands, the Office of the Inspector General of the Department of Defense, the Defense Agencies, the DoD Field Activities, and all other organizational entities within the DoD (hereinafter referred to collectively as the "DoD Components").