The Virginia Forest Landowner Education Program offers short courses on a wide variety of topics.  

To suit the needs of a diverse clientele group (forest landowners) short courses include both face-to-face and on-line classes.  

We also offer on-line continuing education opportunities for natural resource professionals.  

Learn more about our Face-to-Face Classes or our Online Classes.

Landowner Weeked Retreats
Jason Fisher, VCE, teaches Central Retreat participants what they can learn from looking at tree rings.

Upcoming Short Courses

Fifteen Minutes in the Forest

  • 12:15-12:30 p.m. 
  • Now 3 ways to watch: 
  • Save the dates flier
  • Free - now every other Friday!
  • October 15 - Elk - in Virginia!
  • October 29 - Managing Virginia Tech's Urban Forest
  • November 12 - Canada Geese
  • December 3 - Wood Ducks in the Woods
  • December 17 - Mistletoe
  • 2022
  • January 7 - How Trees Prep for Winter
  • January 21 - The Eastern Hellbender

There are no face to face classes being offered at this time.