ACL Upcoming Class Schedule:

REDWOOD REGION LOGGING CONFERENCE-FIRST AID/CPR

Date: March 15, 2018

Time: 1:00 pm - 5 pm

Location: Hampton Inn- Ukiah, CA

First Aid/CPR Training: 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM Thursday, March 15th, 2018

Pre-Register fee for ACL Members is $75 Non-Members $85.  At the door, ACL Members $75, Non-Members $85.

Limit: 24 students.  At the end of class, students will receive certification in First Aid and CPR with a card that is good for two years.  Employees are welcome at this class.

Classes are at:

Hampton Inn

1160 Airport Park Blvd.

Ukiah, CA 95482

Mail registration and check by March 5th, 2018 to:

Milani Safety Services

5325 Elkhorn Blvd. #295

Sacramento, CA 95842

Click below for the registration form:

Redwood Region Logging-First Aid-CPR Registration Form

REDWOOD REGION LOGGING CONFERENCE-RISK MANAGEMENT

Date: March 15, 2018

Time: 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Location: Hampton Inn- Ukiah, CA

Risk Management: 9:30 am – 11:30 am Thursday, March 15th, 2018

Two Pro-Logger required units.  Members $65, Non-Members $75.

Employees are also welcome to attend this class.

Classes are at:

Hampton Inn

1160 Airport Park Blvd.

Ukiah, CA 95482

Mail registration and check by March 5th, 2018 to:

Milani Safety Services

5325 Elkhorn Blvd. #295

Sacramento, CA 95842

Click below for the registration form:

Risk Management- Registration Form

Past Classes:

2018 Annual Meeting: BOARD MEMBER REPORTS

Date: January 17, 2018

Time: 8:00 am - 11:45 am

Location: Atlantis Casino Resport - Reno

ANNUAL MEETING 2018:

Board Member Reports

Other Reports as in 2017

“Thoughts from an Aspiring Logger”

Location: Atlantis Casino Resort – Reno

Speaker: Sam Neill

1 Prologger Unit

2018 Annual Meeting: Luncheon Keynote Speaker

Date: January 17, 2018

Time: 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Location: Atlantis Casino Resport - Reno

2018 Annual Meeting

Location: Atlantis Casino Resort – Reno

Luncheon Keynote Speaker:

“Loggers for the Future”

Speaker: Wendy Farrand, WFarrand Consulting

1 Prologger Unit

2018 Annual Meeting: Panel-Industry Perspective SPI

Date: January 17, 2018

Time: 1:45 pm - 3:00 pm

Location: Atlantis Casino Resport - Reno

2018 Annual Meeting

Location: Atlantis Casino Resort – Reno

“Staffing for the Future”

Speaker: Dan Tomascheski, Vice President

Mike Mitzel

1 Prologger Unit

2018 Annual Meeting: Panel-USFS Perspective

Date: January 17, 2018

Time: 3:15 pm - 4:30 pm

Location: Atlantis Casino Resport - Reno

2018 Annual Meeting

Location: Atlantis Casino Resort – Reno

“What’s Our Vision?”

“How Do We Get There?”

Speaker: Randy Moore, Regional Forester

Barnie Gyant, Deputy Regional Forester

1 Prologger Unit

2018 Annual Meeting: CAL FIRE SPEAKER

Date: January 18, 2018

Time: 8:30 am - 9:30 am

Location: Atlantis Casino Resport - Reno

2018 Annual Meeting

Location: Atlantis Casino Resort – Reno

“California Fire Season…..the New Normal?”

Speaker: TBA

1 Prologger Unit

 

2018 Annual Meeting: “Staying Out of Trouble”

Date: January 18, 2018

Time: 9:45 am - 10:30 am

Location: Atlantis Casino Resport - Reno

2018 Annual Meeting

Location: Atlantis Casino Resort-Reno

Speaker: Fred Walter, Walter & Prince

“Staying Out of Trouble”

1 Prologger Unit

2018 Annual Meeting: Panel-Finance

Date: January 18, 2018

Time: 10:45 am - 11:45 am

Location: Atlantis Casino Resport - Reno

2018 Annual Meeting

Location: Atlantis Casino Resort

“So You Want to Borrow a Million!”

Speaker: Nicole Banks, Oak Valley Community Bank

Dave Jackson, American AG Credit

1 Prologger Unit

2018 Annual Meeting: Luncheon Speaker

Date: January 18, 2018

Time: 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Location: Atlantis Casino Resport - Reno

2018 Annual Meeting

Location: Atlantis Casino Resort

“Forestry in Germany”

Speaker: Ken Swanstrom

No Prologger Units

2018 Annual Meeting: Panel-Safety

Date: January 18, 2018

Time: 1:45 pm - 3:00 pm

Location: Atlantis Casino Resport - Reno

2018 Annual Meeting

Location: Atlantis Casino Resort

“Safety Challenges: You Only Get Killed Once”

Speaker: Becky Johnson, PG&E

Cal Fire, TBA

Fred Walter, Walter & Prince

1 Prologger Unit

FIRELINE SAFETY AWARENESS FOR HIRED VENDORS

Date: February 6, 2018

Time: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Location: Shasta District Fairgrounds, Fusaro Hall

Location: Shasta District Fairgrounds, Fusaro Hall

This safety training class will allow attendees to receive an “Interagency Emergency Equipment Operator Card” issued by Cal Fire and US Forest Service through the State fire Marshalls Office.  When properly equipped, person with the “Vendor Card” can work on fires under Cal Fire or Forest Service command.

Instructors: Tom Fields, Fire Science Instructor with Shasta-Trinity Regional Occupation Program and Assistant Chief, Palo Cedro Fire Department.  Gary Lyons, retired Battalion Chief, Cal Fire.  Class size limited to 40 students.

Registration Fee $95 – Lunch provided

To register contact: Monte Adams, Executive Director, SCLC

Phone: (530) 222-1290 or (530) 949-7176

Fax: (530) 222-1320 email: sclcexpo@att.net

2 Units ACL Prologger CE Credits and LANC Certified Logger CE Credits

BASIC WILDERNESS FIRST AID

Date: February 6, 2018

Time: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Location: Shasta District Fairgrounds, Old Igo-Ono School House

Location: Shasta District Fairgrounds, Old Igo-Ono School House

This one day class will teach first aid with an emphasis on situations where trained medical providers are not easily available.  It goes beyond basic first aid.  Recommended for people who work or recreate in remote locations.  Advance registration is required and there is a fee for the course.

Instructor Victor Ciardi will cover the following topics:  Scene, Group, and Personal Safety; Patient Assessment; Hypothermia; Frostbite; Dressing for Survival; Going to High Altitude; Heat Illness; Water Disinfection; Wilderness Nutrition & Protecting Your Food; Sunburn & Sun Protection; Lighting; Bugs, Snakes & Bears; Hazardous Plants; Medical Emergencies in the Wilderness; Wilderness Wound Care; Creative Bandaging; Bone  Joint Injuries; Splinting – How to Improvise; Head & Spine Injuries; Assessment & Decision-making; Building Wilderness First Aid Kits; Some Basic Hands on Skills

Class size limited to 40 students; registration fee is $60

To register contact: Monte Adams, Executive Director, SCLC

Phone: (530) 222-1290 or (530) 949-7176

Fax: (530) 222-1320 email: sclcexpo@att.net

2 Units ACL Prologger CE Credits and LANC Certified Logger CE Credits

 

RISK MANAGEMENT

Date: February 7, 2018

Time: 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Location: Shasta District Fairgrounds, Fusaro Hall

Pre-Register Fee:

Members is $65

Non-Members $75

Limit: 24 Students.

2 Pro-Logger Required Units

Mail Registration Check by February 2, 2018 to:

Milani Safety Services

5325 Elkhorn Blvd. #295

Sacramento, CA 95842

Make Check Payable to Milani Safety Services

Click below for a registration form:

Risk Management Registration Form

FIRST AID/CPR TRAINING

Date: February 7, 2018

Time: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Location: Shasta District Fairgrounds, Old Igo-Ono School House

Pre-Register Fee:

Members is $75

Non-Members $85

Limit: 24 Students.

At the end of class, students will receive certification in First Aid and CPR with a card that is good for two years.  Employees are welcome at this class at the same rate as their employer.

Mail Registration Check by February 2, 2018 to:

Milani Safety Services

5325 Elkhorn Blvd. #295

Sacramento, CA 95842

Make Check Payable to Milani Safety Services

Click below for a registration form:

First Aid-CPR Registration Form

GIN FIZZ BREAKFAST

Date: February 8, 2018

Time: 8:00 am - 11:00 am

Location: Shasta District Fairgrounds, Fusaro Hall

Doors open at 7:30 am

Location: Shasta District Fairgrounds, Fusaro Hall

Bull-Whackers TBD

Join with your logging and construction industry friends to kick off the start of the Logging Conference Breakfast, eye openers, memorials and awards will be featured.  The Keynote speaker will be Joe Max Higgins Jr., Golden Triangle development Link, a regional economic development organization representing Clay, Lowndes and Oktibbeha counties in the southeast US.  Mr. Higgins specializes in environmental, planning, community and economic development services.  He has completed more than 130 major community and economic development projects resulting in the creation of nearly 15,000 manufacturing jobs and over six billion dollars in industrial investments.  He is known for his motto 2EQLAST.

1 Unit ACL Prologger CE Credits and LANC Certified Logger CE Credits

USFS: NEW CHIEF-NEW OPPORTUNITIES?

Date: February 8, 2018

Time: 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Location: Shasta District Fairgrounds, Fusaro Hall

Moderator: Clayton Code, Sierra Pacific Industries

Location: Shasta District Fairgrounds, Fusaro Hall

This year’s panel will feature presentations by Rich Gordon, President, California Forestry Association, Deputy Regional Forester Barnie Gyant, USFS, Region 5, and Deputy Director Helge Eng from Cal Fire and Mike Albrecht.  The panel will discuss the challenges our industry is facing and some of the solutions they are working on.

2 Units ACL Prologger CE Credits and LANC Certified Logger CE Credits

 

LOGGER EDUCATION – ATTRACTING AND KEEPING YOUNG LOGGERS

Date: February 8, 2018

Time: 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Location: Shasta District Fairgrounds, Fusaro Hall

Moderator: Carol Perea, Anderson Union High School

Location: Shasta District Fairgrounds, Fusaro Hall

The logging industry is facing the same shortage of skilled labor as many other industries.  This panel will introduce local programs that are working to attract young workers as well as prepare them for the jobs operating today’s high-tech machinery.

2 Units ACL Prologger CE Credits and LANC Certified Logger CE Crredits

 

SCHINNERER INSURANCE SERVICES PRESENTS: DRIVER TRAINING AND SAFETY

Date: February 8, 2018

Time: 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Location: Shasta District Fairgrounds, Ferrari Hall

Presented by ACL Safety Director Don Milani

Location: Shasta District Fairgrounds, Ferrari Hall

Sponsored by: Schinnerer Insurance Services

Contact: Don Milani (916) 704-6018  EMAIL: milanisafetyservices@comcast.net

2 Units ACL Prologger CE Credits and LANC Certified Logger CE Credits

LOGGERS ASSOCIATION OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIA PRESENTS: OFF ROAD DIESEL REGULATIONS, HOW THEY IMPACT YOU

Date: February 9, 2018

Time: 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Location: Shasta District Fairgrounds, Ferrari Hall

Location: Shasta District Fairgrounds, Ferrari Hall

This discussion will give an overview of how the present regulations affect off-road equipment, with some insight into what we might expect in the future.

2 Units ACL Prologger CE Credits and LANC Certified Logger CE Credits

 

Location: Shasta District Fairgrounds, Fusaro Hall

This workshop will be presented by Jim Ostrowski, Consulting Forester and educator.  He will present basic logging cost estimating methods and help attendees to learn basic cost accounting approaches.  The workshop goal is to help new and experience loggers learn methods to help control costs and be more competitive.

2 Units ACL Prologger CE Credits and LANC Certified Logger CE Credits

 

DISASTER RECOVERY AND YOUR BUSINESS-INSURANCE CLAIM EXPERTS OFFER PRACTICAL SOLUTIONS

Date: February 9, 2018

Time: 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Location: Shasta District Fairgrounds, Fusaro Hall

Location: Shasta District Fairgrounds, Fusaro Hall

This workshop is presented by Paul Migdal, Esq., Principal of The Greenspan Co./Adjusters International which is the largest public insurance adjusting organization in the Western States.  With more than 40 years of experience in the insurance industry, Paul is a recognized expert on the topis of disaster recovery, insurance, risk management, financial recovery, and claims.  Paul has taught more than 167 continuing education classes to 2,950 business professional in his seminars, where he shares valuable insights into disaster preparedness, response, and recovery.

Learn how you can protect your business, your equipment, and your income from a fire, earthquake, or other disaster.  Licensed public adjusters are your advocate in a claim.  They don’t sell insurance.  They work for you, the public, not for the insurance company.  Practical insurance claim strategies for any size business, and even your own home, are offered in clear language, with real-world examples, and with a sense of humor.  Learn how to document what you own, before the claim.  If you have something to lose, you have everything to gain from this informative and practical seminar, which includes handouts and a workbook for every participant.

2 Units ACL Prologger CE Credits and LANC Certified Logger CE Credits

PANEL DISCUSSION-CAL FIRE FORESTRY UPDATE

Date: February 9, 2018

Time: 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Location: Shasta District Fairgrounds, Fusaro Hall

Moderator: Jared Tappero, Sierra Pacific Industries

Location: Shasta District Fairgrounds, Fusaro Hall

Cal Fire personnel will present updates on topics important to LTOs and RPFs.  Come join us for updates, questions and comments on issues that affect the licensed operators and professionals in the state.

2 Units ACL Prologger/LANC Certified Logger Credit

WORKSHOP-STEEP SLOPE TETHERED LOGGING

Date: February 9, 2018

Time: 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Location: Shasta District Fairgrounds, Fusaro Hall

Moderator: Jim Ostrowski, Consulting Forester

Location: Shasta District Fairgrounds, Fusaro Hall

Harvesting small timber on steep slopes has always been a challenge.  Issues of safety, stand damage and high costs have prevented managing many of our steeper slopes.  Tethering feller bunchers and skidding machines to dedicated winching machines or to anchors for equipment with on-board winches is anew technique for dealing with steep slopes.  The panel will include presentations on how to use this new equipment and what some of the advantages and pit falls could be for your operation.  Panelists are Jeff Wimer of Oregon State University, Bruce Skurdahl of Summit Attachment and Machinery, Frank Chandler of C&C Logging and Matt Mattioda of Miller Timber Services.

2 Units ACL Prologger/LANC Certified Logger Credit

TRUCKERS SEMINAR

Date: February 10, 2018

Time: 6:30 am - 10:00 am

Location: Shasta District Fairgrounds, Fusaro Hall

Doors open at 6:30 am – coffee, donuts, and breakfast burritos provided.

Location: Shasta District Fairgrounds, Fusaro Hall

This year we are pleased to bring you an information packed meeting.  We will have presentations on “ELB”, Electronic Log Books and answer your question on who will be required to use “ELB” amd who will not.  We will also have a presentation on the “Wave of the future” DISC BRAKES.

Sponsored by: Roberson and Sons Insurance Services, Inc. and Commercial Vehicle Permit and Registration Services, Inc.

Door prize tickets $5-Winner receives two steer tires donated by Les Schwab Tires, South Market, Redding, CA.

Contact: Roger Vickers (530) 604-2095

3 Units ACL Prologger CE Credits and LANC Certified Logger CE Credits