Coalition of landowners, forest industry professionals, government officials, and supporters
54 Portsmouth Street, Concord NH

TEAM SAFE TRUCKING

TEAM SAFE TRUCKING

January 1, 2024 - December 31, 2024    
12:00 am
TST ELDT training courses. This is an online course that can be done any time.
Fundamentals of Forestry - ONLINE ONLY

Fundamentals of Forestry - ONLINE ONLY

February 1, 2024 - June 30, 2024    
12:00 am
These online modules will give loggers a better understanding of forest management and appropriate applications of silviculture. Course content includes discussion/powerpoints on historical events, current status of New Hampshire forests, Silvicultural principles of New England, Forest types, landowner goals and objectives, tree growth/maturity/vigor, forest regeneration, wildlife habitat, harvesting systems, and loggers function in silviculture.
NH Timber Harvesting Law - ONLINE ONLY

NH Timber Harvesting Law - ONLINE ONLY

February 1, 2024 - June 1, 2024    
All Day
An online presentation on the New Hampshire’s Timber Harvesting Laws, Wetland Regulations, and the use of Best Management Practices.
Maple and Mud Barbeque

Maple and Mud Barbeque

March 13, 2024    
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
This is an informal social gathering to observe the family’s sugar making process and to discuss recent activity of the NH THC and New Hampshire Timberland Owners Association (NHTOA), and any other topics that might present themselves.
09 Apr

Fundamentals of Forestry

April 9, 2024    
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
This workshop will give loggers a better understanding of forest management and appropriate applications of silviculture.  Course content includes discussion/PowerPoint on historical events, current status [...]
Safe Trucking, Class V and VI Roads, Driveways, and Permitting 

Safe Trucking, Class V and VI Roads, Driveways, and Permitting 

April 10, 2024    
8:30 am - 12:00 pm
Learn about the do’s and don’ts of municipal road use with a special focus on Class V and Class VI Roads
11 Apr

First Aid & CPR (basic) Portsmouth

April 11, 2024    
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Emergency Care and Safety Institute Standard First Aid, Adult CPR, and AED training. Additionally, special focus will be logging injury prevention and worksite safety.  PLEASE [...]
13 Apr

Landowner Chainsaw Safety and Maintenance Level 2

April 13, 2024    
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
This Level 2 class requires the prerequisite of the Level 1 class or it's equivalent and a minimum of 20 hours of chainsaw work practicing safe habits. Participants who are ready will be felling trees.
Softwood Log Bucking and Lumber Sales

Softwood Log Bucking and Lumber Sales

April 17, 2024    
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
In this latest lumber market change, log specs and grade become increasingly important. Join us to find out how log defects effect the mill process and marketing of lumber. Find out what sawmills are looking for and why as we discuss how to optimize less than ideal logs.
NELMA - The Basics of Grading Softwood Lumber for Structural Applications

NELMA - The Basics of Grading Softwood Lumber for Structural Applications

April 18, 2024    
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Course Content:NELMA - The Basics of Grading Softwood Lumber for Structural Applications Presented by the Northeastern Lumber Manufacturers Association (NELMA), the lumber grading authority for [...]
19 Apr

NH Timber Harvesting Law

April 19, 2024    
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Course Content:A one-day workshop presenting information on New Hampshire’s Timber Harvesting Laws, Wetland Regulations, and the use of Best Management Practices. Practical, hands-on instruction for [...]
23 Apr

First Aid & CPR (basic) Hillsborough

April 23, 2024    
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Emergency Care and Safety Institute Standard First Aid, Adult CPR, and AED training. Additionally, special focus will be logging injury prevention and worksite safety.  PLEASE [...]
24 Apr

First Aid & CPR (basic) Bristol

April 24, 2024    
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Emergency Care and Safety Institute Standard First Aid, Adult CPR, and AED training. Additionally, special focus will be logging injury prevention and worksite safety.  PLEASE [...]
25 Apr

NH Timber Harvesting Law

April 25, 2024    
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
The Specific Rules and process regarding the intent and report of cut forms as required, plus other valuable information from the N.H. department of Revenue [...]
26 Apr

First Aid & CPR (basic) Lancaster

April 26, 2024    
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Emergency Care and Safety Institute Standard First Aid, Adult CPR, and AED training. Additionally, special focus will be logging injury prevention and worksite safety.  PLEASE [...]
02 May

Safe Felling - Basic

May 2, 2024    
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Instructors will provide "hands-on" training for topics in chainsaw maintenance and safety and safe tree felling techniques. Course focus will include demonstration and hands on [...]
04 May

Landowner Chainsaw Safety & Maintenance Level 1

May 4, 2024    
9:00 am - 3:30 pm
Course Description: This is a special workshop including basic chainsaw maintenance and care, inspection of personal protective equipment, hazard and situational awareness, chainsaw safety best [...]
09 May

Fundamentals of Forestry

May 9, 2024    
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am – 12:00 pm This workshop will give loggers a better understanding of forest management and appropriate applications of silviculture.  Course content includes discussion/PowerPoint [...]
Logging with Farm Tractors – Back to the Basics

Logging with Farm Tractors – Back to the Basics

June 8, 2024    
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Come to this "in action" workshop to find out about ways you can safely and productively use a farm tractor as a tool in forestry. This workshop will focus on tractor applications, matching tractor size with specific tasks, safety features and practices, attachments, and basic winching and log skidding techniques.
23 Jul

2024 Forests of NH Teacher Tour

July 23, 2024 - July 26, 2024    
All Day
Project Learning Tree’s (PLT) nationally acclaimed pre-K through high school environmental education curriculum is the framework for learning more about the importance of New Hampshire’s forests. Tours combine math, science, technology, language arts and social studies with current information about forest practices, up-to-date technology, and careers.
National Hardwood Lumber Association Lumber Grading Course

National Hardwood Lumber Association Lumber Grading Course

October 15, 2024 - October 17, 2024    
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
This introductory course is perfect for those wanting to get a basic understanding of the NHLA Hardwood Grading Rules. This program covers standard hardwood lumber grades, kiln dried lumber rules, surfaced lumber rules, species exemptions and ample time to practice grading.