Department of Forest Resources and Environmental Conservation

Upcoming SHARP Logger Training Programs

The following are lists of opportunities around the state to complete the SHARP Logger core program and to earn continuing education credits in 2016. Additional updates of this schedule will be posted as more locations, times and dates are determined.

Click on the links below to download the information you need:

  • SHARP Logger CE Requirements (pdf)
  • Documenting participation in other programs form (pdf)
  • Pre-registration form (pdf)
  • SHARP Logger Program FAQ (pdf)
  • Continuing Education (CE) FAQ (pdf)

Planned SHARP Logger Core Programs

(Must complete all three (3) core classes (18 hours total) to become a SHARP Logger)

Location
Sustainable
Forestry
Logging Safety
BMPs and
Harvest Planning
More Information Contact
Lynchburg, VA

June 2, 2017

Friday

12pm-6pm

June 16, 2017

Friday

12pm-6pm

June 9, 2017

Friday

12pm-6pm

Andrew Vinson

540-231-6494

E-mail: sharplogger@vt.edu

Rockingham County, VA

July 14, 2017

Friday

9am-3:30pm

July 21, 2017

Friday

9am-3:30pm

July 28, 2017

Friday

9am-3:30pm

Andrew Vinson

540-231-6494

E-mail: sharplogger@vt.edu

Dates for 2017 trainings will be posted as they become available. If you have questions on SHARP Logger requirements, please contact us at 540-231-6494 or e-mail: sharplogger@vt.edu      

Planned SHARP Logger Continuing Education Programs

(click on the Continuing Education Class description for more information)
Continuing Education classes are for individuals who have completed the core program.

Continuing Education Location
Class Description
Dates
CE Credits
Registration Contact

Blacksburg, VA

 

SHARP Logger Update Course

***Course offered in conjunction with Virginia Loggers Association Annual Conference. Interested attendees MUST register for VLA Conference in order to attend this session.***

August, 2017

3

 

Please register for the conference on the VLA website.

Buena Vista, VA SHARP Logger Update Course September 8, 2017 3

Andrew Vinson

540-231-6494

E-mail: sharplogger@vt.edu

Caroline County, VA SHARP Logger Update Course September 22, 2017 3

Andrew Vinson

540-231-6494

E-mail: sharplogger@vt.edu

Dates for 2017 trainings will be posted as they become available.

If you have any questions on SHARP Logger requirements, please contact us at 540-231-6494 or E-mail: sharplogger@vt.edu

   

 

Other Continuing Education Programs Approved for SHARP Logger Continuing Education Credits

Location
Title
Credits and Information
Dates
Link
Montgomery, Alabama Logging Cost Analysis 10 CE Credits June 7-8, 2017 Click here

Online

 

1.5* CE Credits

*Note that you will earn a certificate after completing this online training and you must forward that certificate to the SHARP Logger program to receive CE Credits.

 

http://www.hort.vt.edu/eab