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 2018. 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
Clifton Forge Wednesday, October 3, 2018 Wednesday, October 10, 2018 Wednesday, October 17, 2018 Call SHARP Logger Program at: 540-231-6494 or E-mail:
sharplogger@vt.edu
Halifax, VA Tuesday October 16, 2018 Tuesday October 23, 2018 Tuesday October 30, 2018 Call SHARP Logger Program at: 540-231-6494 or E-mail:
sharplogger@vt.edu
Dates for 2019 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
Franklin, VA SHARP Logger Update Course September 20 3 CE Credits Call SHARP Logger Program at: 540-231-6494 or E-mail:
sharplogger@vt.edu
Rustburg, VA SHARP Logger Update Course September 21 3 CE Credits Call SHARP Logger Program at: 540-231-6494 or E-mail:
sharplogger@vt.edu
Tazewell, VA SHARP Logger Update Course September 24 3 CE Credits Call SHARP Logger Program at: 540-231-6494 or E-mail:
sharplogger@vt.edu
Critz, VA SHARP Logger Update Course October 5 3 CE Credits Call SHARP Logger Program at: 540-231-6494 or E-mail:
sharplogger@vt.edu
Keysville, VA SHARP Logger Update Course October 9 3 CE Credits Call SHARP Logger Program at: 540-231-6494 or E-mail:
sharplogger@vt.edu
Lynchburg Legal Issues for Logging Business Management 4 CE Credits October 18, 2018 Call or email Andrew Vinson at:
540-231-6494 or
sharplogger.vt.edu

OR

Ron Jenkins at:
804-677-4290 or
info@valoggers.org
King and Queen Courthouse, VA SHARP Logger Update Course October 25 3 CE Credits Call SHARP Logger Program at: 540-231-6494 or E-mail:
sharplogger@vt.edu

Galax, VA

*** New Date***

12-12-18

SHARP Logger Update Course ***

An additional 3 CE credit Sustainable Forestry & Forest Products Class will also be available at this location.

December 12

This is a new date for this class

3 CE Credits Call SHARP Logger Program at: 540-231-6494 or E-mail:
sharplogger@vt.edu
Henry Co. SHARP Logger Update Course December 7 3 CE Credits Call SHARP Logger Program at: 540-231-6494 or E-mail:
sharplogger@vt.edu
Pattonsville, VA

SHARP Logger Update Course

An additional 3 CE credit Sustainable Forestry & Forest Products Class will also be available at this location.

December 10 3 CE Credits Call SHARP Logger Program at: 540-231-6494 or E-mail:
sharplogger@vt.edu
Alberta, VA SHARP Logger Update Course December 13 3 CE Credits Call SHARP Logger Program at: 540-231-6494 or E-mail:
sharplogger@vt.edu
Madison, VA SHARP Logger Update Course December 14 3 CE Credits Call SHARP Logger Program at: 540-231-6494 or E-mail:
sharplogger@vt.edu
Clifton Forge SHARP Logger Update Course December 18 3 CE Credits Call SHARP Logger Program at: 540-231-6494 or E-mail:
sharplogger@vt.edu
Dates for 2019 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

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