Forestry & Land Management Program | Certification

Green Mountain Technology & Career Center

Description

This is intended for high school students attending from within the district. College credits may be available as part of this program. Students from outside the district or adults who are not enrolled in high school can contact the center to apply for this program, as well.

Forestry and Land Management students will learn introductory and basic training in areas of forest products, natural resource management, wood production, value added wood products, and the technologies associated with these applications. Modern maple sugaring techniques, tree identification, forest ecology, forest pest and diseases, forest management, safe timber harvesting practices, and techniques of reforestation are emphasized.

This program includes the following credential(s): Vermont Logging Education to Advance Professionalism (LEAP) Logger Certification.

Cost For High School Students $0

  • For Adults $7,156

  • Cost information is approximate, please visit the program's website for the most up to date information available.

Financial Assistance

  • CTE funding sources

    For high school students attending from within the district, there is no cost to this program. For students from outside of the district and adults who are not enrolled in high school, local scholarships and other funding sources may be available. Follow the link and contact the CTE center for more information.

    State or Local Grant
    Institutional Grant
    Private Grant

Related Occupations

  • Conservation Scientists
  • Foresters
  • Forest and Conservation Technicians
  • Forestry and Conservation Science Teachers, Postsecondary
  • First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers
  • Forest and Conservation Workers

Related Industries

  • Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting
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