Visible Emissions Observation School
(Smoke School)

EPA Method 9 Field Training:  Birmingham, AL   (Session-ID: 5778)

Two-Day Opacity Training:    Starts  8/29/2023    Ends  8/30/2023



First Day of Field Certification1 (1st day of Two-Day Opacity Training):

        Tue Aug 29 2023 at 8:00 am (CST)  to  5:00 pm (CST)
       1Field certification ends when all attendees who arrived at the start time are certified, or will try again on the next day.

Second Day of Field Certification2 (2nd day of Two-Day Opacity Training):

Typically, those that have not been certified return for this second day.
        Wed Aug 30 2023 at 8:00 am (CST)  to  12:01 pm (CST)
       2Field certification ends when all attendees who arrived at the start time are certified, or no longer wish to attempt to become certified.
Location:  (Map »)
       Details available upon registration
        Pelham, AL  35124

              Directions from: (Street Address, Zip)

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 $325 $325
In-person lecture not offered - - -
Self-paced lecture $50 - - -
Livestream lecture $75 - - -

 SESSION NOTES  This session offers both the lecture and the field certification. The lecture will be an online, self-paced course. Please provide your email upon registration to receive the information for the self-paced lecture course and any updated information.

Field runs start at 8 am. Please arrive a few minutes early to get signed in. Please note, we will be using our digital field certification system, so you will need to bring a fully charged smart phone or tablet. We will have extra devices available for use if anyone needs them.

Field entrance: 360 Bearden Rd, Pelham, AL 35124


Field Location

33.303700, -86.811930