Introduction to Controlled Burning

The Northumberland Fire Group is please to announce an information event introducing the use of controlled burning as a managment tool.

This training event is aimed at providing farmers and other land managers with the basic information surrounding controlled burning as a management measure, and will cover the following:

  • Why we should use burning as a land management tool
  • How burning relates to legislation and agri-environment payments
  • Understanding basic fire behaviour
  • Using fire behaviour to manage and control a burn
  • Next steps – further training, fire plans etc

This is a FREE course (including lunch!!).  To book a place please contact or phone 01670 513292