Visible Emissions Observation School
(Smoke School)

EPA Method 9 Field Training:  mobile area   (Session-ID: 5319)

Single-Day Opacity Training:    9/21/2022



Field Certification1:

        Wed Sep 21 2022 at 8:00 am (CST)  to  12:00 pm (CST)
       1Field certification ends when all attendees who arrived at the start time are certified, or no longer wish to attempt to become certified.
       Details available upon registration

NOTE: If you aren't familiar with CAA smoke schools, please read THIS DOCUMENT before attending the session.

  • Online SELF-PACED lecture is offered.
         Available anytime online. Learn more »

  • Online LIVESTREAM lecture is offered.
         Various dates available - check livestream schedule here » .

  • No  In-person classroom lecture is currently offered for this session.
         Call 901-381-9960 to inquire about adding in-person lecture class.

Class Agenda for Livestreaming Lecture:
     see Lecture Agenda »

 PRICING  Registrations received within less than 7 days from start-of-class
    will be assessed with a $25 late fee due to individualized preparation for each student.

SessionAlone  with
Field $275 not offered $305 $325
In-person lecture not offered - - -
Self-paced lecture $40 - - -
Livestream lecture $75 - - -

 SESSION NOTES  *****************READ ALL NOTES**********************

Greg would like a phone call one week out from school to finalize who will be conducting the training and to initiate any and all needed paperwork.

Burt, Terri ‎‎; 251-675-2072

Onsite contact is Greg Singleton
(C) 251-331-2921 (W)251-679-3410
Terri Burt

ERM contact Chris Carrington ERM is a third party in which Chevron has a contract with (We bill them)

SCHOOL NOTES:GPS Coordinates N 30.94682 W 088.16748
Additional field runs after lecture if necessary
ARRIVE 6:30 AM FOR 8AM SMOKE SCHOOL NOTES:Additional field runs after lecture if necessary. Requirements: No pocket knives, no beards, (H2S in plant) smoking only in designated areas. MUST have safety glasses, flame retardant clothing, steel toe shoes, hard hat. Must complete 20 minute video and JSA before beginning work. All paperwork (permit to work, hot work permit for non-welding activity, JSA, etc.) and smoke equipment setup need to be completed early --- prior to class start time; she sent paperwork. We are set to start class at 8 AM, and since many are on days off and will be paid overtime, let's ensure that we are ready to start class/activity on time promptly at 8 AM. Please note that permits must be signed by plant lead operator, field coordinator, and operations supervisor.


     Location details upon registration.