Parachute Rigger - 92R
Parachute riggers are primarily responsible for repairing textile and canvas items, webbed equipment and clothing.
Job training for a parachute rigger requires 10 weeks of Basic Combat Training and 16 of Advanced Individual Training with on-the-job instructions. Part of this time is spent in the classroom and part in the field.Some of the skills you'll learn are:
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