Free online workshop on toolbox essentials for forestry contractors

Free online workshop for forestry contractorsFPInnovations’ forest-operations experts are giving a free online workshop based on the Diag-For diagnostic tool for forest operations beginning in August.

The 2-hour online French-language workshop organized by ForêtCompétences will review the eight key responsibilities of forestry contractors, necessary management skills and the latest technologies available in R&D that make operations more efficient and profitable.

What you will learn

  • Responsibilities of forestry contractors: (human resource management, equipment utilization rate, mechanical availability, equipment productivity, and more)
  • Key elements for the success of a forest-operations business
  • Technologies out there, available equipment, Diag-For decision-support tool

Who can attend?

Members of ForêtCompétences who are:

  • Contractors
  • Operators
  • Supervisors

Online workshop dates

  • September 9, 2020
  • September 23, 2020
  • October 7, 2020

Training incentives

The full cost of the online workshop is funded by PACME (Programme actions concertées pour le maintien en emploi), developed by the Quebec Ministry of Labour, Employment and Social Solidarity. Participants will be reimbursed up to $25 per hour for the 2-hours of training.

ForêtCompétences is a Quebec organization that designs and supports innovative development strategies that enhance the skills of Quebec’s forestry workforce.

More information

The maximum number of participants is 45 to ensure there is enough time to address everyone’s questions. For more information and to register, please contact ForêtCompétences project manager Frederick Cyr.

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