Upcoming Training Opportunities


Upcoming Classes:

July 13 - 14
San Angelo, Texas

Texas A&M Agrilife Research and Extension Presents - Prescribed Burn School

July 13th - Classroom Training - TDA - PBB Test available to become a Certified Insured Private Burn Manager.
July 14th - Davis Ranch Prescribed Burn - Be paired with professionals and participate in a ranch management burn.

Cost: $75 - Meals Included (Day Pass Available)

To Register or for questions please contact:

Dr. Morgan Russell - AgriLife Extension Range Specialist

325-657-7317 or by email at Morgan.Russell@ag.tamu.edu


July 31 - August 3, 2017
Kingsville, Texas

King Ranch Institute for Ranch Management - Gus T. Canales Lectureship on Prescribed Burning:

This lectureship is designed to teach the participants the safe use of fire as a range-land and wildlife habitat management tool. It satisfies the education requirement necessary to qualify the participant as a Certified Prescribed Burn Manager in the state of Texas. Learning objectives include applying principles learned in the class in a hands-on prescribed burn, understanding weather factors as they affect prescribed fire, discussing fire behavior, how to control a fire, and more.

Cost: $500 - Covers materials, equipment, refreshments and lunches.

Lead Instructor: Dr. Sandra Rideout-Hanzak

Online registration and agenda may be found at krirm.tamuk.edu/lectureships/prescribed-burning/ 

For more information contact 361-593-5401 or email krirm@tamuk.edu


August 2-5, 2017
Junction, Texas

The Upper Llanos Prescribed Burn Association in conjunction with Texas Tech University and the Upper Llanos Soil and Water Conservation District will be hosting a Texas Department of Agriculture prescribed burn certification course. Prescribed Burn Lead Instructors, Ray Hinnant and Butch Taylor will be instructing the course at the Texas Tech University Field Station campus in Junction, Texas.

TTU Field Station - Junction, Texas
254 Red Raider Lane
Junction, Texas 76849

Tuition, Lodging and Meals:
$500 per participant

Participation will be limited to 25 applicants. TDA required certification exam may be taken upon completion of the 4 day school.

To register, please contact Sam Jetton by email samjetton@yahoo.com or by telephone at 325-446-2440 for more information.

Please check back periodically for updates.

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Training Verification Forms

Training Verification Form (PDF)
Form Instructions (PDF)

For Future Training Opportunities

Contact your regional representative, or

Prescribed Burn Alliance of Texas
Academy for Ranch Management