Forest Industry Safety & Training Alliance, Inc.

Business Management

Forest Policy| Logged It Introduction | Timber Economics | Successioning Your Business

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In the past, your crew has been taking courses like Water Quality, Insects and Diseases, Invasive Species and Forest Management. We know it’s important to keep trained professionals in the woods where they belong, but in today’s economic climate, it’s been very challenging to do so. The following courses focus on how you can ensure the stability and prosperity of your operation so that Qualified Logging
Professionals can stay in the woods where they belong while applying the education they’ve accumulated over the years. These courses attempt to directly target SFI Objectives 9, 14, 16, 19 and 20.

Forest Policy

What happens in Madison and Washington D.C. doesn't really affect those of us out in the woods, right? WRONG! Learn what you can do to educate yourself on the polictical happenings that affect our industry.

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Logged It Introduction

Wesley Bushor of Stumpgeek. Will take you step by step through the Logged It program showing you how to enter data and manage your timber loads then create payments, invoices, and reports with your logo on them. It is recommended but not required that attendees bring a Windows based laptop. (Compatible with Windows 7 through 10)

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Timber Economics

Ben Mussehl of Agstar shares with us the current state of the U.S. and global economies, how they influence the forest products economy and techniques to position your business for success.

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Successioning Your Business

Mike Boyd helps you keep trained professionals in the woods even when you’re ready to pass the business down to the next generation. Learn how to succession your business and maintain or improve the health of your company.

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