Minimum Education Requirement:
High school diploma or GED with 15 college credits
Countless factors can affect the outcome of a mission, including something as simple as the weather. As a Weather Specialist, you'll predict weather patterns and prepare forecasts, as well as brief pilots and commanders on weather conditions. There are eight weather squadrons around the world supporting our war fighters, which means you could end up doing your job in the United States or overseas.
After eight-and-a-half weeks of Basic Military Training, every Airman goes to technical training to learn their career. Here's the basic information about Weather Specialist technical training:
School location: Keesler AFB [MS]
Length of course: 146 days
College degree earned: Weather Technology
College credits earned: 72