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

Southampton County, VA

 

 

 



Lynchburg, VA

 

 

 

 

 

Rockingham County, VA

May 12, 2017

Friday

12pm-6pm

 



June 2, 2017

Friday

12pm-6pm

 

 

 

July 14, 2017

Friday

9am-3:30pm

May 19, 2017

Friday

12pm-6pm


 


June 16, 2017

Friday

12pm-6pm

 

 

July 21, 2017

Friday

9am-3:30pm

May 26, 2017

Friday

12pm-6pm


 


June 9, 2017

Friday

12pm-6pm

 

 

July 28, 2017

Friday

9am-3:30pm

Andrew Vinson

540-231-6494

E-mail: sharplogger@vt.edu

 

 

Andrew Vinson

540-231-6494

E-mail: sharplogger@vt.edu

 

 


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

Amherst, VA

 

 

 

Blacksburg, VA

 

SHARP Logger Update Course

 

 

 

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.***

Apr. 6, 2017

Thursday

1pm-4pm

 

August, 2017

3

 

 



3

 

Andrew Vinson

540-231-6494

E-mail: sharplogger@vt.edu

 

Please register for the conference on the VLA website.

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
Lynchburg, VA Expanding Business Opportunities in Small & Urbanizing Forests: Managing, Harvesting, & Utilizing Urban Trees 5 CE Credits May 24, 2017 click here for registration form

Online

 

 

 

 

 

Montgomery, Alabama

 

 

 

 

Logging Cost Analysis

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.

 

 

10.0 CE Credits

 

 

 

 

 

 

June 7-8, 2017

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

 

 

 

 

 

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