Master Logger Core Class 2021
Another class for new Master Loggers will be scheduled later this year.
Classes will be held at the Country Inn & Suites at 2727 Monroe Highway (U.S. 165) in Pineville.
You must be registered and pre-paid. This class is NOT for continuing education. For more information, contact Gracee Texada at email@example.com.
All Master Logger Core Classes will be held at the Country Inn & Suites, 2727 Monroe Hwy, Pineville, LA 71360. Call (318) 641-8332 (let them know you are with LFA) for overnight reservations.
Please check for deadline
to pre-register. The cost of all classes will be double after deadline and at the door if not pre-registered.
Lunch is provided.
Pipeline Classes will be held around the state and are 2 CLE credits.
Click the link below for schedule and to RSVP.
Master Loggers attending pipeline classes or police jury meetings or any other qualified Continuing Education classes must provide proof of attendance to Gracee Texada before receiving credit.
Online Continuing Education
Due to the coronavirus, the Louisiana Logging Council and Louisiana Forestry Association is posting online opportunities for Master Loggers and Foresters to earn Continuing Education credits. Below you will find a list of online webinars that can be completed and go toward credit hours. Send proof of attending the webinar to Gracee Texada at firstname.lastname@example.org or by mailing it to Gracee Texada, PO Box 5067, Alexandria, LA 71307. Also, check our calendar for events.
OHSA Training on CDC Guidelines Update
OSHA is helping provide updates to CDC Guidelines during the COVID-19 pandemic. Find out more by going to the CWPR website.
TEAM Safe Trucking online training through 2021
MARCH: Module Two: Clearances, Distracted Driving, Preventing Rollovers, Speeding, and downloading the Talent LMS app (to access online courses and documentation).
When: Mar 23, 2021, 1:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Register in advance for this meeting:
APRIL: ON THE ROAD: Backing, Breakdowns, Coupling & Uncoupling & DOT Inspections and downloading the Talent LMS app When: Apr 30, 2021 01:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Register in advance for this meeting:
MAY: ON THE ROAD: Following Distance, Passing & Being Passed, Railroad Crossings & Right of Way and downloading the Talentlms app When: May 12, 2021 01:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Register in advance for this meeting:
JUNE: BEFORE YOU DRIVE: Driver Selection, Driver Training, Fleet Safety Programs and Accountability, downloading the Talentlms app When: Jun 8, 2021 01:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Register in advance for this meeting:
JULY: BEFORE YOUR DRIVE: Alcohol and Drugs 1, 2 and 3, Medical Clearance and Fatigue, downloading the Talentlms app When: Jul 12, 2021 01:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Register in advance for this meeting:
AUGUST: AT THE MILL: Mill General Safety, Mill Safety Challenges, Loading and Unloading, Entering and Exiting and Multi-contractor Liability, downloading the talentlms app When: Aug 5, 2021 01:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Register in advance for this meeting:
SEPTEMBER: TST TRAINING - Right of Way, Turns & Curves, Wood Roads and How to Survive a D.O.T Audit and How to Download the talentlms app. When: Sep 29, 2021 01:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Register in advance for this meeting:
OCTOBER: TST ANNUAL MEETING - 2021 Team Safe Trucking Annual Meeting
Wednesday, October 6th time TBD, The Coeur D’ Alene Resort, 115 S. 2nd Street Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83814, Before the American Logger Council 2021 Annual Meeting
The Coeur d' Alene Resort, 115 S. 2nd Street Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83814
Toll Free: (855) 703-4648, https://www.cdaresort.com/ When: Oct 6, 2021 08:00 AM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Register in advance for this meeting:
NOVEMBER: MODULE ONE TRAINING - Introduction to Team Safe Trucking, Driver Condition, Driver Qualification, Vehicle Condition, COVID-19, and downloading the Talent LMS app. When: Nov 5, 2021 01:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Register in advance for this meeting:
DECEMBER: ENTRY LEVEL DRIVER THEORY TRAINING PROGRAM OVERVIEW – COURSE SNEAK-PEEK TRAINING - When: Dec 7, 2021 01:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Register in advance for this meeting:
Forest Resources Association Summer Webinar Series
• Safety in Operations During COVID-19
Thursday, July 23 from 1 to 2 p.m. (local time)
During the COVID-19 pandemic, FRA members have implemented new safety practices into their daily operations to make sure that their employees and overall operations remain safe.
In this webinar, FRA President Deb Hawkinson will be joined by the leader of International Paper’s U.S. Safety Team, Amy Hood, and Weyerhaeuser’s Southern Director of Harvesting & Transportation, Clay Thomas.
The webinar will be a panel format to discuss topics such as employee safety, company operations and safety practices with contractors that have been implemented to address COVID-19. There will be a Q&A and we look forward to a great discussion centering around best practices in company operations.
The webinar begins at 2 p.m. ET (1 p.m. local time) and will last approximately one hour, including time for questions from participants.
In order to access login information for this webinar, you must register in advance HERE. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.
Forestry & Resources Webinar Portal
Continuing Education credits are available through the Forestry and Resources Webinar Portal. They are free and broadcast live, and allow Foresters and Master Loggers to earn credit hours.
For more information, go to http://forestrywebinars.net/
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