153 Hospital Street 

P.O. Box 5470 

Augusta, ME  04332 

(207) 621-9872


Our Programs : Certified Logging Professional

Cultivating SKILL, KNOWLEDGE and PRIDE in the Maine woods.

It is the mission of the Certified Logging Professional Program to provide the best possible training and education for people involved in the Maine logging industry. Our program will continually evolve to reflect changes in the forest products industry and will provide a means for continual professional growth.

A directory of Certified Logging Professionals by town is available at municipal offices and libraries and at the
CLP website.

Maine Logger Education Alliance


The Maine Logger Education Alliance (MLEA) Website has been set up to provide information about logger training and education for those interested in logging as a career. Please go to maineloggereducation.org, network with MLEA on Facebook or link to the training calendar at Google Calendars.


"Save the Date"

2015 CLP Banquet


Plan to attend the 25th Annual Certified Logger Professional (CLP) Banquet in Brewer at Jeff's Catering on December 4, 2014.  Logger of the Year awards will again be made in each of three categories; Conventional, Mechanical, and Contractor/Supervisor and loggers who have completed training this year receive certificates.  



The 24th Annual Certified Logging Professional Banquet took place on December 5 at Jeff’s Catering in Brewer.  Logger of the Year awards, sponsored by Huber Resources, were made to loggers in three categories, Conventional, Mechanical and Contractor/Supervisor.  Each received a check for $1,000, a monogrammed jacket and an engraved plaque.  They also will be featured in a ½ page newspaper ad in the Bangor Daily News the weekend of January 24.  83 loggers who completed training during 2014 received certificates, bringing the number of CLP's trained since 1991 to over 6,200.

Pictured with CLP Director Mike St. Peter and sponsor of the awards, Huber Resources representative Kenny Ferguson are the 2014 Outstanding Logger Award Winners

Josh Olson, Madison, Mechanical Logger Award

Russell Perry, Livermore, Conventional Logger Award

Greg Adams, GCA Logging, Avon, Contractor/Supervisor Award

Maine TREE Foundation would like to thank the following sponsors of the 2014 CLP Banquet:

   A&B Forestry

Acadia Insurance

Acadian Timber

Affordable Well Drilling

Anderson Equipment

B & D Logging

Babineau Trucking & Logging, Inc.

Bangor Tire Company

E.D. Bessey and Son

Gestion Raymond Blanchet, Inc.

Blanchet Logging & Lumber Company

J.L. Brochu, Inc.

E.J. Carrier, Inc.


Chopper One, Inc.

Comstock Woodlands

Cross Insurance Agency

Daigle & Houghton

T.R. Dillon Logging

D.A. Eastman & Sons

M.B. Eastman Logging, Inc.

GCA Logging, Inc.

Gardner Logging Services, Inc.

Hancock Lumber

Hanington Brothers, Inc.

Hardwood Products Company, LLC

H.C. Haynes Inc.

Huber Resources

Irving Woodlands, LLC

Elliott Jordan & Son, Inc.

Katahdin Forest Management

Key Bank, NA


Limington Lumber Company

Linkletter & Sons, Inc.

Lumbra Hardwoods, Inc.

M & H Construction

A.S. Madden Logging, Inc.

A.W. Madden, Inc.

Randall Madden Trucking

S.F. Madden, Inc.

Madden Sustainable Forestry

Madden Timberlands, Inc.

Madison Paper Industries






















Maibec, Inc.

Maine Custom Woodlands

Frank Martin Sons, Inc.


George Merrill & Son Logging

Milton Cat

Morris Logging, Inc.

Nadeau Logging, Inc.

Nichols Brothers Logging

Nortrax, NE

Peavey Manufacturing

Gerald Pelletier, Inc.

Pepin Lumber, Inc.

Pleasant River Lumber Company

Plum Creek

Gerard Poulin & Sons

J.D. Raymond Timberlands

Readfield Insurance Agency

L & A Ridley, Inc.

Robbins Lumber Company

Edmond Roy & Sons

SDR Logging, Inc.

Seven Islands Land Company

Stratton Lumber, Inc. and

Timber Resource Group

R.A. Thomas Logging

TreeLine, Inc.

Trees, LTD.

U.S. Blades

United Insurance

Varney Agency

Verso Paper Corp.

Voisine Bros. Inc.

Wagner Forest Management, Ltd.

Western Maine Timberlands, Inc.

White Oak, Inc.

Whited Peterbuilt of Maine

Whitten’s 2-Way Service, Inc.

Dean Young Forestry



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