To use Display Fireworks or Pyrotechnic Special Effects you must be
certified by Natural Resources Canada.
The first step to certification is successfully completing the Display
Fireworks Safety and Legal Awareness Course or the Pyrotechnics Safety
and Legal Awareness Course.
Once you have successfully completed the safety and legal awareness
course you can apply to ERD to obtain a Fireworks Operator Certificate.
Please refer to the How to Obtain a Fireworks Operator Certificate
Using Display Fireworks
or Using Special Effect Pyrotechnics
for further details regarding a operator certificate or various levels of certification.
To apply for a fireworks operator certificate (Display Assistant or Pyrotechnician) for the first time you must: