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October 29, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

$100 – $120

Safe & Productive Chainsaw Use Through “THE GAME OF LOGGING”
Certified Training Program
Sponsored by
The James L. Goodwin Conservation Center & The Friends of Goodwin Forest

PRE-registration is required.

This program is designed for novice or amateur chainsaw users who wish to improve their skills and to operate their saw safely. This is a “hands-on” course. Students bring their own saws, practice the skills taught and have the opportunity to fell trees under the guidance of a professional instructor. Topics covered include: per- sonal protective equipment, routine saw maintenance, chain sharpening, notching and boring techniques, safe felling practices, using wedges, limbing, and handling difficult trees.
Instructor Bill Girard of Girard Custom Cut Hardwoods is a Certified Instructor for the world-renowned “Game of Logging” chainsaw training program. He has been a full-time logger for over 30 years, and owns and operates a variety of logging equipment.
WHEN: Sunday, October 29th, 2017
(8:00 am-4:30 pm)
WHERE: James L. Goodwin Conservation Center in Hampton, CT
COST: $120 per person; $100 for Friends of Goodwin Forest and CFPA members

For more information contact Jasper Sha at 860-455-9534 or
Registrations are required for this program and are taken on a first come, first served basis
Space is limited.
Detailed instructions and directions to the site will be sent as part of a confirmation e-mail message when payment and registration are received.


October 29, 2017
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
$100 – $120
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Goodwin Forest Conservation Center
860 455-9534


Goodwin Forest Conservation Center
23 Potter Rd.
Hampton, CT 06247 United States
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860 455-9534