USFS SAWYER CERTIFICATION CLASS
EVENT: USFS Sawyer Training and Certification
Date: October 6-7, 2023 for new sawyers (2-day course)
October 7, 2023 for existing sawyer recertification
TIME: 9:00AM - 5:00PM (Saturday may be shorter)
LOCATION: Friday - USFS Ranger Station or virtual classroom
Saturday - Field location TBD
The Sam Houston Trails Coalition is pleased to partner with the USFS to offer annual Sawyer Training and Certification. Volunteer sawyers in the Sam Houston National Forest provide a critical service to remove downed trees from recreational trails. There is always a need for sawyers, especially after severe storms and high winds.