BRANSON, Mo – Branson Fire Rescue will host a course on the safe use of indoor pyrotechnics on Wednesday, March 15, 2023, at 8:30 a.m. at Fire Station 1 located at 110 Crosby St. that will prepare theater owners, operators and pyrotechnic technicians for testing to receive a required license through the Missouri Division of Fire Safety.
State law requires pyrotechnic or special effect operators to attend a certified training program, test their knowledge on the use of indoor pyrotechnics and obtain a license from the State Fire Marshal’s Office. In addition, all theaters using indoor pyrotechnics must apply for and secure a permit from Branson Fire Rescue.
At the completion of the training course, participants will be eligible to take the written exam given by the Missouri State Fire Marshal’s Office. Currently licensed pyrotechnic operators may also attend to earn required continuing education credits.
Reservations are required as space is limited for this free training. To register, all Branson Fire Rescue at 417-243-2790.