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
Alberta, VAFriday, June 1 2018Friday, June 8, 2018Friday, June 15, 2018Call or email Andrew Vinson at:
540-231-6494 or
sharplogger.vt.edu
Clifton ForgeWednesday, October 3, 2018Wednesday, October 10, 2018Wednesday, October 17, 2018Call or email Andrew Vinson at:
540-231-6494 or
sharplogger.vt.edu
Halifax, VADates TBADates TBADates TBA
Caroline CountyDates TBADates TBADates TBA
Dates for 2018 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
Culpeper, VASHARP Logger Update Course

Managing Hardwood Forests with Timber Harvesting
July 273 CE Credits for each class (6 total)Call or email Andrew Vinson at:
540-231-6494 or
sharplogger.vt.edu
Haysi, VASHARP Logger Update CourseAugust 283 CE CreditsCall or email Andrew Vinson at:
540-231-6494 or
sharplogger.vt.edu
Buena Vista, VASHARP Logger Update CourseSeptember 73 CE CreditsCall or email Andrew Vinson at:
540-231-6494 or
sharplogger.vt.edu
Franklin, VASHARP Logger Update CourseSeptember 203 CE CreditsCall or email Andrew Vinson at:
540-231-6494 or
sharplogger.vt.edu
Tazewell, VASHARP Logger Update CourseSeptember 243 CE CreditsCall or email Andrew Vinson at:
540-231-6494 or
sharplogger.vt.edu
Critz, VA SHARP Logger Update Course October 5 3 CE Credits Call or email Andrew Vinson at:
540-231-6494 or
sharplogger.vt.edu
Galax, VASHARP Logger Update CourseDecember 33 CE CreditsCall or email Andrew Vinson at:
540-231-6494 or
sharplogger.vt.edu
New Kent, VASHARP Logger Update CourseDecember 73 CE CreditsCall or email Andrew Vinson at:
540-231-6494 or
sharplogger.vt.edu
Pattonsville, VASHARP Logger Update CourseDecember 103 CE CreditsCall or email Andrew Vinson at:
540-231-6494 or
sharplogger.vt.edu
Keysville, VASHARP Logger Update CourseDate TBA3 CE CreditsCall or email Andrew Vinson at:
540-231-6494 or
sharplogger.vt.edu
Lynchburg, VASHARP Logger Update CourseDate TBA3 CE CreditsCall or email Andrew Vinson at:
540-231-6494 or
sharplogger.vt.edu
Dates for 2018 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
LynchburgLegal Issues for Logging Business Management4 CE CreditsOctober 18, 2018Call or email Andrew Vinson at:
540-231-6494 or
sharplogger.vt.edu

OR

Ron Jenkins at:
804-677-4290 or
info@valoggers.org

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