The Association welcomes all qualified persons regardless of race, religion, age, national origin, gender or sexual orientation. There are three types of NATEODA membership.
Any person who attended the Naval School Explosive Ordnance Disposal at Indian Head, Maryland, or Eglin Air Force Base, served honorably in an explosive ordnance disposal capacity in any of the U.S. armed forces, and can provide evidence of honorable service is eligible for regular membership in NATEODA.
Also eligible for regular membership are service members who were assigned to military EOD duties without attending a recognized military EOD school, awarded the EOD military occupational specialty, served honorably in any of the US armed forces, and can provide evidence of honorable service.
Regular members pay dues and are allowed to vote on Association business. The dues are $50.00 for two years.
Current members register for access to the Members page by completing a renewal membership application. The renewal membership updates our records. If membership dues are current, a registration link will be emailed for the login and password. If dues are not current, an invoice for past dues will be sent. A registration link will be sent when the dues are current.
If a new or current member wants to pay dues with a personal check, submit the online application and send a message to us on the Contact page.
Any person, group, or organization (military or civilian) not eligible for regular NATEODA membership, may apply to join as associate members. Associate membership is contingent on approval of the Association officers.
Associate members pay dues and may attend but not vote at the annual convention. The dues are $50 for two years.
Corporate members support the EOD community and are invited to join the Association. The dues are $150.00 for two years and include three associate memberships.