AeroMet’s Davenport, IA smoke school meets Federal (EPA) and Iowa state smoke school requirements. Upon completion, you will be certified to conduct EPA Method 9 (visible emissions) observations.
Lecture Requirement: You should complete AeroMet’s online lecture program before attending the field certification event. Detailed information about the lecture can be found here.
Field Certification Requirement: Iowa DNR requires that all smoke school attendees observe 500 opacity readings to receive their initial EPA Method 9 certification. This is a one-time requirement. AeroMet performs this service at the Des Moines public smoke school at no additional charge. Please call AeroMet with any questions regarding this requirement.
Field Certification Cost: $200/person | Online Lecture Program: $40/person Start Time: 8:30 (Please arrive by 8:15)Site: West Lake Park Rolling Hills PavilionAddress: 15500 110th Ave, Davenport, IA
Note: The date or location for this session is tentative and is therefore not available for registration at this time. However, there will be a smoke school in this area. To be notified when this session is confirmed, please click the Notify Me button below.Notify Me
Location Notes:Interstate 280 take exit 4 to go west on Locust Ave/160th St for 0.7 miles. Turn left to go south on 110th Ave for 0.5 miles. Take the first park entrance on the left. Go past the camping area and Rolling Hills is the next pavilion area to the right.Get Directions
What to Bring
2 Black Pens
Chair (if needed)
The school will run in most weather conditions - dress appropriately.
School duration will depend on how quickly you pass the test.
You must be present by the start of the first run.
Please review the online lecture before the field test.
Regulatory Agency InformationIowa Dept. of Natural ResourcesWebsite