EPA Method 9 Opacity Certification Program in Spartanburg, SC

Lecture Information

  • Tuesday, October 26, 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 Certification Information

  • Thursday, October 28, 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

Spartanburg Smoke School Registration Deadline and Fees

Please note that the prices listed below are only valid for online pre-registrations received before midnight of the Thursday prior to the program. There will be a $25.00 on-site fee added for registrations received after this date.

On-Site Registrations are always accepted, but note there will be a $25.00 administration fee added to the total cost per person. Please arrive a minimum of 15 minutes early to complete on-site registration paperwork.

Cancellation/Transfer Fees: ETA will charge an administrative fee of $50.00 per person for cancellations and a $25.00 per person fee for transfers made AFTER the pre-registration deadline (midnight of the Thursday prior to the program). Cancellations and transfers made BEFORE the registration deadline will not be charged this fee.

Method 9 Field Certification Only – $265

Method 9 Lecture & Field Certification – $415

Method 9 Live Lecture Webinar – $150

Spartanburg Smoke School Agenda

Times are approximate.


  • 8:00 a.m.: Registration
  • 8:30 a.m.: Announcements, Standards and Practice
  • 9:00 a.m. – Noon: Visible Emissions Testing (Approximately 1-3 tests)
  • Noon – 1:00 p.m.: Lunch (time varies)
  • 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.: Visible Emissions Testing (Up to 5 tests per day)

Once a participant passes they are a certified observer and do not need to take another test unless they would like to practice.

Contact Us Today to Learn More About Method 9 Certification in Spartanburg

Call Eastern Technical Associates today at (919) 878-3188 to speak with one of our opacity experts about visible emissions training in Spartanburg, NC.