Course Goal

Focusing on forest management opportunities, this course will appeal to people considering their first work experience or a change in careers; educators and employment consultants coaching job seekers.  The goals of the course are:

  • To increase awareness of the variety of forest management careers available to people with a range of skills, interests and education
  • To provide information on how and where to develop the skills required for a chosen forest management career

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the social, environmental and economic importance of woodlands to Albertans
  • Identify trends related to forest management and other woodland career opportunities
  • Determine person skills and characteristics which help define possible career paths
  • Select forest management job opportunities that support personal and career goals


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

    The Woodland Operations Learning Foundation (WOLF) has partnered with Northern Lakes College (NLC) to deliver outstanding courses to meet your needs. The Northern Lakes College user- friendly, online learning system allows you to upgrade your skills and get the credentials you need. Any time that works for you and Anywhere you have internet access.

    For a limited time, WOLF Environmental Courses are being offered for the special price of $44 (+gst), THANKS to the support of the Forest Resource Improvement Association of Alberta (FRIAA).  This offer is only available to Alberta residents.

    WOLF Environmental Courses regular price: $220 (+gst)/course  (Discount Price: $44 (+gst)/course for Alberta residents)

    WOLF Operational and Business Courses are available for $220 (+gst)/course

    Please click HERE to register for the online course

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