March/April 2020, Bulletin No. 216 submission deadline: February 1, 2020
2020 PGI Convention in Fargo, ND: August 8 - 14, 2020
2021 PGI Convention in Oshkosh, WI: August 14 - 21 2021
PGI Certification is an OPTION that the class is merely a mandatory first step of.
While the PGI strongly recommends that everyone involved in Fireworks displays, even occasional private uses, complete this or other similar training, PGI's DOC is not the only option.
Training will arm you with valuable knowledge regarding the history, manufacture, legal transporting, setting up/operation/teardown, and other "how-to" information.
Certification though, involves far more than simply completing the one-day class. Certification by PGI as a Display Operator requires the following elements:
Note: You do NOT have to be a PGI member to be PGI certified as a display operator, but, we would welcome your support and membership!