Marine Detachment Eglin Air Force Base
Naval School Explosive Ordnance Disposal (NAVSCOLEOD)
The mission of Marine Detachment Eglin is to provide a command element and Marine instructors at Naval School Explosive Ordnance Disposal in order to produce Military Occupational Specialty (MOS, 2336) qualified Marines to serve as Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Technicians in support of the Marine Air Ground Task Force, Homeland Defense, Supporting Establishments, and Special Operations.

Lieutenant Colonel Donald E. Pilcher
Commanding Officer

Captain Samuel C. Denning
Executive Officer

Master Gunnery Sergeant Michael A. Schuchhardt
Senior Enlisted Advisor

Information for Inbound Students:

Read through the following presentation: MARDET NAVSCOLEOD Student Brief

Upon checking in to an EOD unit for OJT, print and use: MARDET NAVSCOLEOD Student Checklist

EOD References: MCO 3571.2H

Mailing Address:

Marine Corps Detachment

Naval School Explosive Ordnance Disposal

8840 Range Rd

Niceville, FL 32578-9810

Contact Information:

MARDET Ops Chief: 850-882-7017

Ops Chief Duty Cell: 850-377-4547

ADMIN: 850-882-5408

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