Visible Emissions Observation School
(Smoke School)

EPA Method 9 Field Training:  San Antonio, TX-   (Session-ID: 5790)

Two-Day Opacity Training:    Starts  1/12/2023    Ends  1/13/2023



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

        Thu Jan 12 2023 at 1:00 pm (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.
        Fri Jan 13 2023 at 8:00 am (CST)  to  11:30 am (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 »)
       333 Roland Road
       San Antonio, TX  78210

              Directions from: (Street Address, Zip)

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

  • 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 »
Compliance Assurance Associates, Inc. is a qualified smoke school provider
by the TCEQ Occupational Licensing Section.

 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
is Not
Field $275 not offered not approv'd $375
TX In-person lecture not offered - - -
TX Self-paced lecture not apprv'd - - -
TX Livestream lecture $150 - - -

 SESSION NOTES  This session offers both the lecture and field. The lecture is a 6-8 hour, Texas-approved online course. You must attend the lecture on the scheduled day and then attend the field on the schedule day. Please provide an email address when registering in order to receive the lecture link and scheduled arrival time, as well as any updated information.

Location: Best Western 333 Roland Road, San Antonio, TX 78210

From I-10:
Slight left to stay on I-10 Frontage Rd,
0.7 mi.

Turn right onto TX-46 N,
10.3 mi.

Use the left 2 lanes to turn left onto Interstate 35 Frontage Rd,
0.4 mi.

Use the left lane to take the Interstate 35 S ramp,
0.1 mi.

Merge onto I-35 S,
7.4 mi.

Take exit 180 toward Schwab Rd,
0.2 mi.

Merge onto N Interstate 35 Frontage Rd,
0.2 mi.

Turn right onto Schwab Rd,
0.6 mi.

Turn left onto FM482,
0.4 mi.

Turn right onto Old Nacogdoches Rd,
2.9 mi.

Turn left onto FM 2252 N,
1.4 mi.

Turn right onto N Interstate 35 Frontage Rd,
0.1 mi.

Use the left lane to take the ramp onto I-35 S,
13.7 mi.

Keep right at the fork to continue on I-410 S,
3.2 mi.

Take exit 33 for US 90 W/Interstate 10 W toward San Antonio,
0.6 mi.

Merge onto I-10 W/US-90 W,
3.6 mi.

Take exit 577 for US 87 S/Roland Ave toward Victoria,
0.2 mi.

Turn left onto US-87 S/Roland Rd.


Field Location

29.403177, -98.441322