2016 Display Operator Certification Course Offerings

Class information will be posted as it is made available.

One of the requirements to become a PGI Certified Display Operator is to participate in the live-fire portion of the PGI Display Operator Course. Students should be prepared by bringing to class their own Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). Per NFPA 1123 - 2014, this includes: Head protection, eye protection, hearing protection, foot protection (closed-toe shoes) and cotton, wool, or similarly flame-resistant, long-sleeved, long-legged clothing.

Date/Time Location Trainers Size Cost, Contact & Info

Sat Apr 23rd

9:30am to 10am

10am - 5:30pm
Wildlife Campground
N4597 Willow Lane
Birnamwood, WI 54414
John Jagerson
Larry Huber
Steve Hubing
Doug Henderson
Barb Schneider
30 Cost $100 - includes course text. Hot lunch available from Campground for $5 to $6. Dress for the weather.

Registration and information. Questions Barb Schneider via or call 715-845-6784.

Sat Apr 23rd


8am to 5pm

Demo at dark
Indian Creek Camp & Conference Center
9415 Tangent Highway
Tecumseh MI 49286
TBD 50 Cost $60 - includes course text and lunch.

Registration and information. Questions contact ACE Pyro via or at 877-223-3552.

Sat Apr 23rd

8am to 9am

9am - 5pm
Elkhart County Fairgrounds
Ag Hall
17746-D County Road 34
Goshen, IN 46528
Andy Webb 100 Cost $70 - includes course text, lunch and dinner. Dress for the weather.

Registration and informaton. Questions Bryan Szajko via or call 269-663-6110.

Sat Apr 23rd

9am - 5pm
Night Visions
57261 225th St
Glenwood, IA
Todd Morris 30 Cost $65 - includes coffee, donuts, lunch and course text. Questions Sheryl Speegle-Morris via or call 402-305-6145.

Sat May 14th


8am to 5pm

Demo at dark
Fire Art, LLC
13065 Old Erie Pike
Clearfield PA 16830
TBD TBD Cost $60 - includes course text and lunch.

Registration and information. Questions contact Fire Art via or at 814-765-5918.

Fri May 20th


8:30am - 6pm
Valley View Park
520 Gap St
Hegins Township, PA
Bob Hollenbeck
Mike Huber
20 Cost: $100 ($60 members) - inludes course text, lunch.

Registration and information. Questions, e-mail .

Fri May 27th
4pm - ???

Sat May 28th
Noon - ???
32324 Shagland Farm Lane
Locust Grove, VA
Dave Stoddard TBD Cost $60, $40 for MAPAG members - please bring pen & paper.

Questions? contact . Visit mapag.us for more information.

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