National Wildfire Coordinating Group

RX-410, Smoke Management Techniques, 2003

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Pre-Course Work

This instructor-led course has pre-course work (estimate 2 hours). Additional information about the course can be found on the Overview page.


  1. Read the NWCG Smoke Management Guide for Prescribed Fire, PMS 420-2.
  2. Complete the pre-course work and submit as directed by the instructor or course coordinator.


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