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2016/2017 » Natural Resources and the Environment » Degree Programme in Natural Resources and the Environment, Forestry » Professional studies » Wood procurement » Timber Logging

Timber Logging

Realization plans
Code: NM13VA03
Name: Timber Logging
Extent of studies: 3
Rekommenderad studiegång (SP): Year 1:     Year 2: 3    Year 3:     Year 4:     Year 5:     
Course-specific competence: The student
- can plan tree stamps based on terrain, buoyancy and water conservation
- can take into account cultural monuments, archaeological remains, natural habitats and threatened species
- can take into account certification criteria for timber and logging
- knows the methods used to harvest timber and wood fuel
- can plan and lead logging
- knows how the harvesting of storm timber is carried out
- can plan the storage of timber and wood fuel at remote transport hubs
- understands the cost structure of logging
- has experience of occupational safety and contractual matters
- knows how salaries are calculated for forest workers and machine operators
- is aware of different types of entrepreneurship related to logging
- can carry out logging audits
Course-specific competence (file):
Language of instruction: Svenska
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