Course Goal

To familiarize the participant with the costs associated with owning and/ or operating forestry equipment.

Learning Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, the participant will be able to correctly:

  • Understand the factors affecting the forestry equipment profitability
  • Identify the components of ownership costs
  • Define and list overhead costs associated with forestry equipment
  • Identify and describe the components of operating costs
  • Demonstrate the impacts of 4 operating scenarios using the Cost Structure worksheet


    • Course delivery is available in a classroom setting (at your location) or online. To arrange a classroom delivery send your request to wolfinfo@northernlakescollege


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