Following on last year’s successful capacity summit the WSCA is sponsoring another similar event for this August

Thursday, August 23 – Kamloops

— a review of the worker capacity issue and how well the industry fared with recruiting and retaining crews this year

— an overview of planting and other forestry work demand for 2008

— report on Protection Branch’s proposed revision to the 2008 fire suppression services standing offer

— update on SAFE companies and related training

— overview of the forestry service market as the forest companies fall on hard times

This day long discussion session is open to all contractors both WSCA members and non-members. Lunch will be provided.

8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Thursday 23 August 2007
Four Points Sheraton Hotel, 1175 Rogers Way
(across from the Aberdeen Mall)
Kamloops, B.C.

To book rooms call 1-888-836-4411 and say you are with the WSCA.

Please confirm your attendance with an email back to me. Thanks. JOHN

John Betts
Executive Director
Western Silvicultural Contractors’ Association
Phone: 250-229-4380