Certified Prescribed Burn Manager (CPBM)

First Class

  • Date: August 7-9, 2024

  • Location: Ramada Inn – 1450 South Atherton Street, State College, PA 16801

  • Cost: $100

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The August class is now closed. Upcoming classes will be announced soon!

Note: Applications no longer being accepted

Minimum Training

Please refer to Appendix D of the PA Fire Standards document for steps to becoming CPBM.

It is recommended that at least three operational periods as a crew member are completed prior to attending the Certified Prescribed Burn Manager Course. One wildfire assignment can be counted towards the five total operational periods required to become a fully Certified Prescribed Burn Manager.

Certified Prescribed Burn Manager Documents

Certification Checklist

Fire Standards

Experience Log