Maintenance of ammunition


Types of maintenance techniques and the impact of various types of firearms and other weapons.

Alternative labels

ammunition maintenance
to maintain ammunition
control of ammunition
sustainment of ammunition
preservation of ammunition
maintaining of ammunition
management of ammunition

Skill type


Skill reusability level


Relationships with occupations

Essential knowledge

Maintenance of ammunition is an essential knowledge of the following occupations:

Ammunition shop manager: Ammunition shop managers are responsible for activities and staff in specialised shops.

Optional knowledge

Maintenance of ammunition is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this knowledge may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Ammunition assembler: Ammunition assemblers put together explosives and other ammunition components. They perform this work in mass production in ammunition factories. The production itself focuses on the manufacturing of cartridges or projectiles.




  1. Maintenance of ammunition – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022

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