Workshops and Training Opportunities
The Wood Education and Resource Center is working with various partners throughout
the eastern United States in sponsoring, developing and hosting various workshops and
training opportunities for the primary and secondary hardwood industries. Please check
this site periodically for upcoming events.
Hone! Your Skills in the Hardwood Industry. Are you looking for training for your employees? Are you a trainer looking for students? Then Hone! was made for you! This free on-line database lets you register your training needs and opportunities, and matches you with the right people. Download the brochure for more information. Registration is free!
National Firewood Workshop
William Smith, Jr. Extension Center
May 7, 2015
This workshop focuses on the factors that determine the success of a firewood processing business, including wood procurement, processing equipment, kiln drying and packing equipment, business management and marketing. Click here for a brochure and registration information.
Profitable Small Sawmill Workshop
Wood Education and Resource Center
June 11, 2015
This is a one-day workshop that combines a great networking opportunity with both classroom and outdoor educational opportunities. This workshop focuses on the key areas of managing a small sawmill operation for profitability. The cost is $25 payable in advance and includes a buffet lunch. Click here for registration form and brochure.
Archived Workshop Presentations
If you've missed a webcast, many of them are archived here or on the Webcast Archive link to the right. Check each listing for available ISA CEU credit.