DNR’s free 2021 Operator Safety Training - for fallers, heavy equipment operators & transport drivers delivering equipment to fires – includes Zoom classroom training and in-person fire shelter practice. Please contact the instructor local to your area for specific details and to sign up. SPOKANE, DEER PARK, SOUTH STEVENS & PEND OREILLE CO AREA Zoom: Thu. April 22 5:00-8:00 pm & Thu. April 29 1:00-4:00 pm; Shelter practice: Fri. April 30 1:00-2:00 pm & Thu. May 6 5:00-6:00 pm. Contact Robby Boles at (509) 710-8128 or NORTH STEVENS & PEND OREILLE CO AND KETTLE FALLS AREA Zoom training: Sat. May 1 8:00 am-12:00 pm, Sat. May 15 8:00 am-12:00 pm. Shelter practice for both dates is 1:00-2:00 pm at the DNR Armory, 225 S. Silke Rd, in Colville. Contact Nick Schrader at (509) 899-2085 or REPUBLIC, TONASKET, OROVILLE AREA Zoom training: Sat. April 3 9:00 am-12:00 pm. Shelter practice location TBD. Contact Jimmy Nick at (509) 563-9188 or OMAK, OKANOGAN, BREWSTER AREA Zoom training: Sat. May 1 9:00 am-12:00 pm. Shelter practice location TBD. Contact Keegan McCormick at (509) 846-4105 or


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