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2017 Lumber Grading/Yield Analysis Short Course
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This intro to lumber grading gives yardmen, sawyers, edgermen, sales and office staff, and management level personnel an introduction to hardwood lumber grading. Class hours are 8:00 am to 4:30 pm.

10/2/2017 to 10/6/2017
When: October 2-6, 2017
8:00 AM
Where: OSU South Centers
1864 Shyville Rd
Piketon, Ohio  45661
United States
Contact: Customer Service

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The cost of the Hardwood Lumber Grading Short Course is $375 for OFA members and $475 for non-members.
The Yield Analysis Short Course is $150 for OFA members/$200 for non-members.
The lumber grading course is limited to 30 attendees.  

The value of “rules conscious” employees is a more carefully manufactured product,a more profitable yield from the log, and a
better sense of the value of the lumber being handled. This workshop will include a thorough study and explanation of the NHLA Rules Book, emphasizing the basics of hardwood lumber inspection. This popular workshop gives yardmen, sawyers, edgermen, sales, office staff and management level personnel an introduction to lumber inspection.

Classes will begin at 8:00 am and end at 4:30 pm.

Courses will be taught by Tom Byers and Benji Richards, NHLA National Inspectors.

Pre-Registration is required with payment. Registration will be determined on a first-come, first-served basis. Cancellations received within two weeks of the event are subject to a $50 cancellation fee. Management reserves the right to cancel the course should registration fall below 10 participants. A full refund will be provided if the course is cancelled.

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Items to Bring:
1. Lumber Grading Stick
2. Pocket Calculator
3. Clipboard/pencil/pen/notepad  

Registration Includes:
1. NHLA Rule Book
2. Student Manual for Lumber Grades
3. Lunch Each Day
4. Certificate of Completion 

The courses will be held at:
OSU South Centers
1864 Shyville Road
Piketon, OH 45661
Phone: (740) 289-2071

Please make your own reservations at one of the following area hotels.

Comfort Inn
7525 US 23 Piketon, OH  45661
Phone: 740-289-3000

800 W Emmitt Ave
Waverly, OH  45690
Phone: 740-941-4678


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