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Alabama Prescribed Burn Manager Certification Course

September 17 - September 20

Details about the Alabama Forestry Commission’s Certified Prescribed Burn Manager Program may be found at
http://forestry.alabama.gov/Pages/Fire/BurnManager.aspx
Instructor: John Stivers, RF, CF, CPBM

• Who should take the CPBM Certification COURSE? Any forest land owner, forester, wildlife biologist, consultant, contractor, or agency personnel who is interested in the use of prescribed wildland fire as a management tool and who is seeking certification should attend. Out of state participants are welcome.
• Who should take the CPBM recertification WORKSHOP? Any current Alabama Certified Prescribed Burn Manager who needs the required 6 CEUs every 5 years for re-certification should take the workshop. Please make sure that you are a Certified Prescribed Burn Manager in good standing before you sign up for the recertification workshop. You can check your expiration date by logging into the online burn permit website http://burnpermits.forestry.alabama.gov/Default.aspx?ReturnUrl=%2fpermits%2fUserInfo.aspx and checking My Info.

***REGISTRATION OPENS JUNE 1, 2019***
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. Seating is limited to 50 students for courses and 50 students for workshops.
Please visit http://forestry.alabama.gov/Pages/Fire/BurnManager.aspx to register and pay online. We now accept credit cards and e-checks. There will be a 4% charge for credit cards and a $4 charge for e-checks. Registration fees may be refunded in full up until July 15, 2019. Non-refundable after July 15, 2019.

The registration fee for courses is $150. The registration fee for workshops is $100. Only paid attendees will be allowed to participate in the training sessions. For more information on registration, contact Marti Davis at 334-240-9332. (DO NOT CONTACT THE COURSE/WORKSHOP LOCATION REGARDING REGISTRATION OR COURSE DETAILS.)

Certification Courses:

Alabama Fire College, September 17-20, Tuesday-Friday; sign in starts at 7:30 AM; Class starts at 8:00 AM; 2501 Phoenix Drive, Tuscaloosa, AL; Latitude 33.120747 N, Longitude -87.571192 W
Parking lot at the western end of the fire college facility; sign will be at the building where class will be held

You must make your own lodging arrangements
Breaks and lunch provided for all courses and workshops at no cost to participant.

Details

Start:
September 17
End:
September 20


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