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NC Certified Burner Training

February 15, 2018 - February 16, 2018

The effective application of Prescribed Fire is accomplished through a mix of science and experience. Blending these aspects by forestry burners is an involved endeavor. This two-day training includes classroom presentations and a field trip. Day one is spent in the classroom and covers such topics as NC Prescribed Burn Act, Weather, Fuels, Topography, Fire Danger Rating, Managing Your Smoke, Firing Techniques, and Preparing a Burning Plan & Evaluating your Burn. Day two includes a field trip to various burn sites and an in-class review and test on the information presented.

Registration to be open soon. Cost for the program is $25.00 per person to be paid by cash or check on the first day of class. Registration deadline is February 1, 2018.

Continuing Forestry Education (CFE) credits will be available.


February 15, 2018
February 16, 2018


N.C. Forest Service


Scotland County Extension
231 E Cronly Street
Laurinburg, NC 28352 United States
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