Forest Road Construction

forest road construction courses

Forest Road Construction is a three-day classroom-based course that covers practical forest road applications and techniques. 

During this course, participants will examine a variety of case studies that cover the lifecycle of roads from engineering to deactivation. Beginning with plans, profiles and construction survey information, participants will learn how to utilize engineering data to build cost effective and Ministry approved roads. The advantages/disadvantages and limitations of equipment will also be discussed.

Topics Covered:

  • Project Planning
  • Construction Survey and Design
  • Right of Way Preparation
  • Sub-grade Construction
  • Drainage Structures
  • Surfacing
  • Re-vegetation and Erosion Control 
  • Construction Inspection and Quality Assurance

This course is recommended for technologists, professionals, field supervisors and others involved in planning, inspecting, monitoring and supervising forest road construction.

This course is also available as a custom offering for employers and organizations. Please contact for details.

Prince George, BC
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Course Cancellations

Please note that courses may be cancelled at any time due to low enrolment. Upon cancellation, registrants will receive a full refund.