Knowledge. Knowledge is mandatory of basic and applied mathematics, basic chemistry, physics and computer usage, industrial hygiene, community environmental surveillance, occupational health, radiological health, environmental protection, medical administration, and bioenvironmental engineering aspects of medical readiness.
Education. For entry into this specialty, completion of an Algebra I course in high school is mandatory. Completion of high school courses in Algebra II, physics, chemistry, biology, and English composition is desirable.
Training. For award of AFSC 4B031, completion of the basic bioenvironmental engineering specialist course is mandatory.
Experience. The following experience is mandatory for award of the AFSC indicated: (Note: See Explanation of Air Force Specialty Codes).
AFSC 4B051. Qualification in and possession of AFSC 4B031. Also, experience in conducting bioenvironmental engineering evaluations and surveys.
AFSC 4B071. Qualification in and possession of AFSC 4B051. Also, experience performing and supervising industrial hygiene, occupational health, environmental protection, medical readiness and radiological health surveys to include the preparation of all related correspondence, reports, and charts.
AFSC 4B091. Qualification in and possession of AFSC 4B071. Also, experience managing industrial hygiene, community environmental surveillance, and radiological health programs.
Other. The following are mandatory for entry into this specialty:
Normal color vision as defined in AFI 48-123, Medical Examination and Standards.
Qualification to operate government vehicles according to AFI 24-301, Vehicle Operations.
A minimum age of 18 years.
Strength Req: J
Required Appitude Score : G-48 (Changed to G-49, effective 1 October 2004).
Course #: B3ABY4B031 002
Length (Days): 72