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SPIB is excited to offer these unique courses as a way to improve the grading process and the quality of softwood lumber. The courses are tailored for industry professionals, such as lumber graders and lumber quality technicians. However, anyone in the industry with an interest in improving their understanding of lumber grading will benefit from these online courses. Lessons are designed to help students better understand lumber grading rules, grading techniques and different types of defects and characteristics common to Southern Pine, West Coast and Canadian species of dimension lumber. These West Coast and Canadian courses now include lessons, rules reviews, and knot tests for the Light Framing Grades of Construction, Standard, and Utility; as well as Select Structural, and Studs.
SPIB's eLearning offers these benefits:
1) Offline purchase for multiple seats:
If you are a mill looking to make a purchase for multiple seats, please contact April Infinger:
5 - 10 Seats - 5% off
Above 10 Seats - 10% off
2) Secure online purchase for a single seat:
If you are seeking to buy a single seat with your credit card, please click on one of the LEARN MORE buttons below, select your course and click BUY NOW to get started.
The Southern Pine Course focuses on the grades of Dimension Lumber produced in the Southeast for the Southern Yellow Pine Species group.Learn More
The Western Course focuses on the grades of dimension lumber produced by mills in the Western half of the US.Learn More
The Canadian Basic Course covers grades of dimension lumber produced in Canada. You can also add species identification groups and light framing grades.Learn More
Bryan Smalley, President of SLMA
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