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NC Certified Burner Training

January 23, 2018 - January 24, 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 January 8, 2018.

Continuing Forestry Education (CFE) credits will be available.


January 23, 2018
January 24, 2018


N.C. Forest Service


Cumberland County Extension Office
301 E. Mountain Drive
Fayetteville, NC 28306 United States
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