Sponsored seminar in Missouri offers wildfire mitigation credentials

Blog Post created by michelesteinberg Employee on Apr 14, 2015

Register by May 5 for a seat at NFPA's two-day seminar, Assessing Wildfire Hazards in the Home Ignition Zone on May 19-20 in Springfield, Missouri, and earn continuing education credits and the opportunity to obtain a Certificate of Educational Achievement from NFPA. There is no registration fee for this seminar offering.

Sponsored by the Southwest Missouri Resource Conservation & Development Council and the Missouri Department of Conservation, Forestry Division, this NFPA seminar is newly revised and updated to include the latest fire science research about how homes ignite from wildfire and what people can do to reduce the risk of home destruction. 

This updated, interactive seminar offers a Certificate of Educational Achievement for a nominal fee through an online exam taken after the course. 

For more information and to register, please contact Bill Altman, Wildland Fire Management Specialist, Southwest Missouri RC&D at Bill.Altman954@gmail.com.