Deep Dive into Sourcing Sustainable Wood: Reclaimed & Wood Certifications
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Wednesday, February 15, 2023
3:00 – 5:00 pm CST
Forest Stewardship Council (FSC)
• FSC certification program requirements
• Finding/using FSC materials
Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI)
• SFI certification program requirements
• Finding/using SFI materials
American Tree Farm System (ATFS)
• ATFS certification program requirements
• Finding/using ATFS materials
Programmed for the Endorsement of Forest Certification
Canadian Standards Association Sustainable Forest Management
Using local, non-certified wood: judging sustainability of resources
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2.0 HSW CE Hours
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David Bennink – Owner at RE-USE Consulting
Mr. Bennink of the Building Deconstruction Institute has trained groups in 44 States/4 Provinces, helping start new sustainable businesses and diverting over 100,000,000 pounds from landfills. He focuses on growing the circular economy, zero waste/energy movements, embodied carbon, and sustainable building. Re-Use has completed over 1200 deconstruction projects, and has worked on 3600+ projects. To keep in practice, Mr. Bennink also runs a reuse store and deconstruction contracting firm, markets reclaimed wood, and salvages and sells mature landscaping from jobsites. Voted National Deconstructor of the Year, he also recently won a Sustainable Leadership Award and National Reuse Educator of the Year.
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Course Title: Deep Dive into Sourcing Sustainable Wood: Reclaimed & Wood Certifications
Delivery Method: Live Online
Course Description: This 2-hour course evaluates the certification program requirements of various organizations that focus on sustainable wood. Also discussed is the Programmed for the Endorsement of Forest Certification, Canadian Standards Association Sustainable Forest Management, non-certified local wood and reclaimed wood.
Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to understand the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certification program requirements and find/use FSC materials.
Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to understand the Sustainable Forest Initiative (SFI) certification program requirements and find/use SFI materials.
Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to understand the American Tree Farm System (ATFS) certification program requirements and find/use ATFS materials.
Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to assess the sustainability of using local, non-certified wood and discuss the sourcing and use of reclaimed wood.
LUs: 2.0 LU Type: LU|HSWs.
Prerequisites: Familiarity with lumber as a building material
Advance Preparation: None
Program Level: Intermediate
Course Expiration Date: 12/14/2025
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