Forest Technology

Code 190.B0
SecteurForesterie et papier (12)
Code CUISEP315-100.CP
Nombre d'unités91 1/3
StatutProgram approved in 1998
Organismes scolaires offrant le programme
Ce programme est offert en langue française : 
Technologie forestière

Objectifs du programme

To train forestry technologists to work in the field and to develop the techniques required for sustainable silviculture and harvesting timber.

Durée de la formation

Spécifique (heures)Totale (heures)
1 9802 640

La durée totale inclut des cours de formation générale commune à tous les programmes pour 420 heures, des cours de formation générale propre à ce programme pour 150 heures ainsi que des cours de formation générale complémentaire pour 90 heures.

Les durées correspondent à la formation théorique et au travail de laboratoire des cours; elles excluent donc les heures de travail personnel de l'étudiante ou de l'étudiant.

Conditions d'admission

To be admitted to the program, a person must meet the general requirements for admission set out in the College Education Regulations, as well as the following special conditions, where applicable:

• no requirements

Professions visées (IMT En ligne d'Emploi Québec)

Forestry technologists and technicians (2223)
Supervisors, logging and forestry (8211)

Appellation(s) d'emploi

surveillant/surveillante en sylviculture
technicien/technicienne en foresterie

Contenu du programme

Numéro ou code Énoncé de la compétence
00KL To analyze the occupation
00KM To identify plant life in Québec’s forests
00KN To carry out activities related to health and safety and to forest fire prevention
00KP To process forest-related computerized data
00KQ To identify the dendrometric variables of a forest
00KR To manage stocks of felled wood
00KS To manage human and material resources
00KT To classify a forest site
00KU To map a forest area
00KV To carry out prevention, detection and control of insects and tree diseases
00KW To inventory a forest area
00KX To solve work organization problems
00KY To carry out silviculture work prior to harvesting
00KZ To verify the compliance of forest interventions
00L0 To supervise precommercial and rehabilitation work in an area
00L1 To analyze the phases involved in timber harvesting
00L2 To propose interventions related to the management of private forests
00L3 To coordinate infrastructure-related work
00L4 To coordinate timber harvesting work
00L5 To participate in developing management plans and reports
Number of contact hours allotted for specific training: 1 980