2017 Display Operator Certification Course Offerings

Class information will be posted as it is made available.

Certification requires that students participate in the course's live-fire portion. You should bring your own Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). Per NFPA 1123 - 2014, this includes: protection for your head, eyes, ears, and feet (closed-toe shoes) and flame-resistant, long-sleeved, long-legged clothing (cotton, wool, nomex, or similar).

Date/Time Location Trainers Size Cost, Contact & Info

Sat Mar 25th
8:30am - 5pm

Davidson County Fairgrounds
400 Greensboro St Ext
Lexington, NC 27295
Jeff Hale
Bob Willson
N/A Cost $50 - includes course text.

Mar 26 9am - 1pm additional 4 hours CE (12 hours total) for NC Licensees.

Questions or to register e-mail or call 336-247-2212.

Sat Apr 1st
8:30am - 5pm

Lenoir County Fairgrounds
401 Fairgrounds Road
Kinston NC
Jeff Hale N/A Cost $50 - includes course text.

8 hours CE for NC Licensees

Questions or to register e-mail or call 336-247-2212.

Sat Apr 8th

8am - 5pm
Night Visions
57261 225th St
Glenwood, IA
Sheryl Morris
Todd Morris
30 Cost $65 - includes coffee, donuts, lunch and course text. Questions Sheryl Speegle-Morris via or call 402-305-6145.

Thu Apr 20th

9am to 5pm
Clintonville Volunteer Fire Department Hall
501 Emlenton St
Clintonville, PA 16732
Dean Putt
Howard Fry
50 Cost $89.00 - includes course text, certificate of attendance and demo night t-shirt.
Questions? e-mail or call 800-458-6000.
Visit www.kellfire.com to register.

Sat Apr 22nd

9am to 5pm
Clintonville Volunteer Fire Department Hall
501 Emlenton St
Clintonville, PA 16732
Dean Putt
Howard Fry
50 Cost $89.00 - includes course text, certificate of attendance and demo night t-shirt.
Questions? e-mail or call 800-458-6000.
Visit www.kellfire.com to register.

Sat Apr 29th

Registration
9:30am to 10am

Class
10am - 5:30pm
Wildlife Campground
N4597 Willow Lane
Birnamwood, WI 54414
John Jagerson
Larry Huber
Steve Hubing
Doug Henderson
Barb Schneider
30 Cost $100 - includes course text. Hot lunch available from Campground for $5 to $10. Dress for the weather.

Registration and information. Questions Barb Schneider via or call 715-845-6784.

Sat Apr 29th

Registration
8am to 9am

Class
9am - 5pm
Elkhart County Fairgrounds
Ag Hall
17746-D County Road 34
Goshen, IN 46528
Andy Webb 100 Cost $70 - includes course text, lunch and dinner. Dress for the weather.

Registration and informaton. Questions Bryan Szajko via or call 269-663-6110.

Sat Apr 29th

Registration
8 - 9am

Class
9am - 3pm
Fire Station Meeting House
90 1st Street
Hills, Iowa
Mark Woodburn
Andy Neuzil
30+ Cost $80 - (ReCert w/book $50) Discounts for Firefighter/Municipal Worker. Club show follows course.
Questions Mark Woodburn.

Sat May 6th

9am - 6pm

Southeast Weld Fire Protection District
(SEWFPD)
4910 HWY 79
Prospect Valley, CO
Micki McDanal
Steve McDanal
35 Cost $135 - includes course text - register by April 28th and receive lunch ($85 bring your own text).

Questiona or to register, e-mail or call 303-420-0806. Additional Info

Sat May 6th

Class
8am to 5pm

Demo at dark
Indian Creek Camp & Conference Center
9415 Tangent Highway
Tecumseh MI 49286
Aaron Enzer
Karl Maerz
50 Cost $60 - includes course text and lunch.

Registration and information. Questions contact ACE Pyro via or at 877-223-3552.

Sat May 13th

CANCELLED
Celestial Displays Training Facility
Conroe, TX
Ray Robinson 25 Cost $125 - includes course text, lunch. Please bring pen and paper.

Questions or to register contact Ray Robinson via or at (281) 364-9738.

Sat May 20th

Class
8am to 5pm

Demo at dark
Comfort Inn
1821 Industrial Park Rd
Clearfield PA 16830
Aaron Enzer 30 Cost $60 - includes course text and lunch.

Registration and information. Questions contact Fire Art via or at 814-765-5918.

Wed Aug 9th
8am to 5:30pm

1hr for lunch
PGI Convention
Red River Valley Fairgrounds
West Fargo, ND
Training Directors
& TBD
300

Cost $40 ($50 for non-members) - includes course text. Lunch not included.

Members, attending Convention, should email to register. List each attendees full name and phone number.

Members who have registered must visit Seminar Registration to pay (cash, exact change) and pick-up your textbook.

Non-members should contact the Member Services manager via and complete the Non-Member Registration Form.

Questions: Contact .


Sat Sep 30th
9am to 5pm
Celestial Displays Training Facility
Conroe, TX
Ray Robinson 25 Cost $125 - includes course text, lunch. Please bring pen and paper.

Questions or to register contact Ray Robinson via or at (281) 364-9738. Pre-registration required.

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