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Course Name: Game of Logging - Storm Damage Cleanup (8 hours)
Course Date: 10/1/22

Type: Con. Ed.
Register By: 10/28/22
Time:
8:00 am
Credit Hours: 8
Price: $90
Location:
Towanda
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Description:
Game of Logging - Storm Damage Cleanup (8 hours) - provides tips on how to safely handle the dangerous pressures and tensions associated with blowdown and storm damaged timber. The training provides participants with a number of "tools for their tool box” that they can pull out when needed. Techniques covered in this class include; Limb-Loc, Top-Loc, Tongue & Groove, Axle Cut, Axle-Loc, Notch Bucking & Directional notch Bucking and more.

PREREQUISITES: GAME OF LOGGING - LEVELS 1 & 2

TO REGISTER: nthardwoods.org/training-events/

THE REGISTRATION FEE FOR THIS WORKSHOP IS $90. IF YOU WOULD LIKE SFI CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDIT YOU MUST SUBMIT THE WORKSHOP AFTER ATTENDING USING OUR NON-PA SFI COURSE CREDIT FORM - AVAILABLE UNDER THE "FORMS" SECTION OF OUR WEBSITE. AN ADDITIONAL $20 WILL BE REQUIRED.

Instructor:
Kevin Snyder (814) 671-4508

What to Bring:
PPE – hardhat, hearing protection, eye protection, chain saw chaps, sturdy leather boots, and appropriate clothing for the weather (rain or shine) and running a chain saw. This training is held entirely in the woods.

(This workshop is not being organized by the Pennsylvania SFI Implementation Committee. As such, the number of spaces available does not reflect the actual number and the details listed below may not be applicable to this event.)


  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.
•  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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