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NHLA Lumber Grading Short Course

WV Wood Technology Center

WVWTC is proud to partner with the National Hardwood Lumber Association to bring their 4-day short course to the very heart of West Virginia’s hardwood industry. This 4-day course includes a thorough study and explanation of the NHLA Rules Book, emphasizing the basics of hardwood lumber inspection. This course is math-intensive and provides yardmen, sawyers, ...


Pre-Apprentice Construction Training

WV Wood Technology Center

WVWTC now offers area youth an opportunity to see what entering the construction trade entails. Our pre-apprentice training programs are only an introduction intended to provide some instruction and hands-on experience giving students some real-world practice prior to making their career choice.

Get Ready Hardwood Manufacturing Technician

WV Wood Technology Center

In partnership with RCHA’s WORC Program, this 2-week course provides safety training, forklift training, and machine basics to those interested in working in the hardwood industry. Contact WORC at 304-636-6495 x 39 to register.