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COURSE INFORMATION

Course Name: Professional Timber Harvesting Essentials (8 hours)
Register By: 11/8/17

Type: Core
Course Date: 11/15/17
Time:
8:00 am
Credit Hours: 8
Price: $85
Location:
Huntingdon
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Description:
Professional Timber Harvesting Essentials (8 hours) - Covers general safety information, logging equipment safety (knuckleboom loaders, skidders, etc.), and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Standards that apply to timber harvesting and related activities. Covers Best Management Practices (BMPs), PA's Erosion and Sedimentation Laws, harvest planning, and logging aesthetics. This course is approximately 8 hours in length and is conducted indoors.

THIS COURSE DOES NOT QUALIFY FOR CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDIT

Meeting Location:

DCNR Rothrock State Forest office
181 Rothrock Lane
Huntingdon, PA 16652
(814) 643-2340

Instructor:
Pat Sherren (814) 632-5406

Lunch:
Is on your own. We will break for lunch around noon.

What to Bring:
You will not need to bring anything for this training.


  Please Note: The registration deadline for
this course has past or the course is full.

Additional Information

•  Registration fees are non-refundable and non-transferrable after the course registration deadline if the course is held and you do not attend.
•  Courses may be cancelled if a minimum number of students are not registered by the registration deadline. Please register on time.
•  Employees insured through Eastern Forestry Insurance Group can have the $90 registration fee for GOL classes reimbursed by WJ Cox Insurance.
•  Northern Tier Hardwood Association members can apply for a 50% reimbursement of registration costs after completing courses. Contact NTHA at (570) 265-7753.
•  For a full description of the PA SFI Training Policies, please visit www.sfiofpa.org/requirements.


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