Eastern Technical Associates provides public Method 9 opacity certification programs in Charleston, Columbia, and Spartanburg. Choose a South Carolina smoke school location below to learn more about class and field locations, lecture information, fees, and agenda.

Our comprehensive visible emissions classroom lecture is also available in online format. Students can access web-based training and participate in the session from the convenience of their own home.


South Carolina Smoke School

March 9-11, 2021

Columbia, SC Smoke School

Lecture Information

  • Tuesday, March 9, 2021
  • 9:00 am EST
  • Live Lecture Webinar 
    There will be no in-person lecture. If you need to take the lecture, please select the option including lecture when completing your online registration.

Field Information

  • Wednesday & Thursday, March 10 & 11, 2021
  • 8:00 am Registration & 8:30 am Start
  • State Park
    Grassy Area on Hinton Street
    781 Hinton Street
    Columbia, SC 29203

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April 29, 2021

Spartanburg, SC Smoke School

Lecture Information

  • Tuesday, April 27, 2021
  • 9:00 am EST
  • Live Lecture Webinar
    There will be no in-person lecture. If you need to take the lecture, please select the option including lecture when completing your online registration.

Field Information

  • Thursday, April 29, 2021
  • 8:00 am Registration & 8:30 am Start
  • Michelin Plant (football field)
    1000 International Drive
    Spartanburg, SC 29303
  • Please Note: There will be no Wednesday field session

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May 4-6, 2021

Charleston, SC Smoke School

Lecture Information

  • Tuesday, May 4, 2021
  • 9:00 am EST
  • Live Lecture Webinar 
    There will be no in-person lecture. If you need to take the lecture, please select the option including lecture when completing your online registration.

Field Information

  • Wednesday & Thursday, May 5 & 6, 2021
  • 8:00 am Registration & 8:30 am Start
  • Berkley County Emergency Services Training Center
    474 Reid Hill Rd
    Moncks Corner, SC 29461

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Contact Us Today To Learn More About SC Smoke School Programs

Eastern Technical Associates is the smoke school people in South Carolina trust for method 9 opacity certification. Give us a call today at (919) 878-3188 to speak with a visible emissions expert.