Where: Campbell River
Starts: March 2017
Gain hands-on skills for a range of entry-level careers in the growing forestry industry
Learn resource management, health and safety, field skills, introductory ecology, timber cruising, harvesting systems and more.
Be in demand. Truck Loggers Association and Canada-BC Labour Market Development project 4,650 job openings in coastal forestry and logging operations over the 10 year horizon. During this time, the industry also expects to replace 10 per cent of its work force
Career Opportunities: As a graduate, you will qualify for in demand positions in the forest sector, including compasser, assistant timber cruiser, forest field assistant, junior layout engineer, silviculture assistant, tree planter, plantation brusher-spacer, wildfire supression crew member and wildfire fighter.