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Forest Stewardship

Woodland Operations Learning Foundation (WOLF) has been the leader in providing professional development opportunities that reflect the changing requirements of forestry professionals and those working in related industries. Northern Lakes College has partnered with WOLF to deliver outstanding programs to meet your needs. Our user- friendly, online learning system allows you to upgrade your skills and get the credentials you need Anywhere you have internet access and Anytime that works for you.

These courses provide an explanation of the science of sustainable management; balancing and protecting social, economic, and ecological benefits derived from forested land.

They are for anyone with a general interest in woodland environments, environmental educators, recreation providers, Public Advisory Committee members, utility managers, resource extraction executives, grazing leaseholders, ecotourism operators, consultants and operators/supervisors.

Courses can be taken individually or part of a series to complete the Forest Stewardship Certificate or the Advanced Forest Stewardship Certificate.

For a limited time, all Land & Environment courses are offered at a low rate of $44.00, thanks to the support of Forest Resource Improvement Association of Alberta (FRIAA). Conditions do apply. See individual courses for details. There is a limited number of discounted seats, first come, first served!

Forest Stewardship Certificate: Woodland Stewardship and Introduction to Forest Management (FS001), Woodland Wildlife and Biodiversity and Woodland Species at Risk(FS002), Integrated Resource Management (FS003) Woodland Historical Resources (FS004),Woodland Water Quality, Erosion Control and Crossing Construction (FS005), Woodland Soils (FS006),

Please note the following:
WOLF0010 and WOLF0076 are equivalent to FS001
WOLF0012 and WOLF0073 are equivalent to FS002

Advanced Forest Stewardship Certificate:
All courses for Forest Steward Certificate plus the additional four listed below:
Plant Identification & Introduction to Site Classification (AFS001), Fire Awareness (AFS002), Healthy Landscapes (AFS003), Woodland Environmental Management Systems Certification and Compliance (AFS004)


* Courses denoted with an asterisk (*) are offered online with a video recording of the course lectures.
WOLF0004
Available Anywhere Open Enrollment
Jul 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
231.00
WOLF0025
Available Anywhere Open Enrollment
Jul 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
231.00
WOLF0024
Available Anywhere Open Enrollment
Jul 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
231.00
WOLF0026
Available Anywhere Open Enrollment
Jul 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
231.00
WOLF0078
Available Anywhere Open Enrollment
Jul 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
231.00
(Reduced to 46.20 for Alberta students until Jun 30)
AFS002
Unscheduled
AFS003
Available Anywhere Open Enrollment
Jul 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
220.00
(Reduced to 44.00 for Alberta students until Jun 30)
WOLF0059
Available Anywhere Open Enrollment
Jul 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
231.00
(Reduced to 46.20 for Alberta students until Jun 30)
FS003
Available Anywhere Open Enrollment
Jul 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
220.00
(Reduced to 44.00 for Alberta students until Jun 30)
AFS001
Available Anywhere Open Enrollment
Jul 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
220.00
(Reduced to 44.00 for Alberta students until Jun 30)
WOLF0069
Available Anywhere Open Enrollment
Jul 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
231.00
(Reduced to 46.20 for Alberta students until Jun 30)
WOLF0032
Available Anywhere Open Enrollment
Jul 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
231.00
WOLF0094
Available Anywhere Open Enrollment
Jul 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
231.00
WOLF0092
Available Anywhere Open Enrollment
Jul 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
231.00
AFS004
Available Anywhere Open Enrollment
Jul 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
220.00
(Reduced to 44.00 for Alberta students until Jun 30)
WOLF0091
Available Anywhere Open Enrollment
Jul 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
231.00
WOLF0048
Available Anywhere Open Enrollment
Jul 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
231.00
(Reduced to 46.20 for Alberta students until Jun 30)
WOLF0036
Available Anywhere Open Enrollment
Jul 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
231.00
(Reduced to 46.20 for Alberta students until Jun 30)
WOLF0018
Available Anywhere Open Enrollment
Jul 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
231.00
(Reduced to 46.20 for Alberta students until Jun 30)
FS004
Available Anywhere Open Enrollment
Jul 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
220.00
(Reduced to 44.00 for Alberta students until Jun 30)
WOLF0011
Available Anywhere Open Enrollment
Jul 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
231.00
(Reduced to 46.20 for Alberta students until Jun 30)
WOLF0030
Available Anywhere Open Enrollment
Jul 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
231.00
WOLF0090
Available Anywhere Open Enrollment
Jul 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
231.00
WOLF0031
Available Anywhere Open Enrollment
Jul 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
231.00
WOLF0023
Available Anywhere Open Enrollment
Jul 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
231.00
(Reduced to 46.20 for Alberta students until Jun 30)
WOLF0013
Available Anywhere Open Enrollment
Jul 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
231.00
(Reduced to 46.20 for Alberta students until Jun 30)
WOLF0021
Available Anywhere Open Enrollment
Jul 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
231.00
WOLF0045
Available Anywhere Open Enrollment
Jul 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
231.00
(Reduced to 46.20 for Alberta students until Jun 30)
WOLF0044
Available Anywhere Open Enrollment
Jul 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
231.00
(Reduced to 46.20 for Alberta students until Jun 30)
FS006
Available Anywhere Open Enrollment
Jul 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
220.00
(Reduced to 44.00 for Alberta students until Jun 30)
WOLF0010
Available Anywhere Open Enrollment
Jul 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
231.00
(Reduced to 46.20 for Alberta students until Jun 30)
FS001
Available Anywhere Open Enrollment
Jul 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
220.00
(Reduced to 44.00 for Alberta students until Jun 30)
WOLF0038
Available Anywhere Open Enrollment
Jul 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
231.00
(Reduced to 46.20 for Alberta students until Jun 30)
WOLF0034
Available Anywhere Open Enrollment
Jul 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
231.00
(Reduced to 46.20 for Alberta students until Jun 30)
WOLF0098
Available Anywhere Open Enrollment
Jul 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
231.00
(Reduced to 46.20 for Alberta students until Jun 30)
FS005
Available Anywhere Open Enrollment
Jul 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
220.00
(Reduced to 44.00 for Alberta students until Jun 30)
FS002
Available Anywhere Open Enrollment
Jul 1, 2018 - Jun 30, 2019
220.00
(Reduced to 44.00 for Alberta students until Jun 30)