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COURSE INFORMATION

Course Name: Professional Timber Harvesting Essentials: PART I and II (8 hours)
Course Date: 4/21/21

Type: Core
Register By: 4/16/21
Time:
8:00 am
Credit Hours: 8
Price: $40
Location:
ONLINE
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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 ONLINE COURSE WILL BE OFFERED IN TWO 4-HOUR PARTS AT THE SAME TIME ON CONSECUTIVE DAYS (04/21/21 from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm, and 04/22/21 from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm).

TO REGISTER: extension.psu.edu/pthe-20210421

THIS TRAINING IS BEING OFFERED ONLINE. YOU WILL NEED A HIGH SPEED INTERNET CONNECTION AND A COMPUTER OR SMART PHONE WITH A FUNCTIONING CAMERA, SPEAKERS, AND MICROPHONE.
YOU CAN JOIN A TEST MEETING HERE: zoom.us/test

THIS COURSE CAN BE TAKEN FOR CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDIT IF YOU HAVE NOT COMPLETED IT WITHIN THE LAST 5 YEARS

Instructor:
Chuck Coup (814) 355-1010


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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.
•  Registration is on a first come, first served basis. Your space in a course will not be reserved until the registration fee is paid. Please do not delay in making payment or your space could be given to another participant.
•  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 Alliance Insurance Group can have the 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 https://www.sfiofpa.org/logger_training.php


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