University of Maryland Extension

Maryland/Delaware Master Logger Program

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OSHA Logging Rules

A partial list of Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regulations, expressed in common working language, that apply to logging follows: A. PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT 1. Gloves shall be provided when working with wire rope. 2. The employer shall assure that each employee wear...

Code of Ethics

As a Maryland Delaware Master Logger, I promise that: A. I will adhere to the highest standard of business and ethical conduct by: Operating my company as a responsible member of the business community. Striving to continually improve my business operations through training and other appropriate...

Active Master Loggers

Below is the list of current Active MD-DE Master Loggers, organized by region. For a printable directory of Active MD-DE Master Loggers with contact and other information, click 2018 MD-DE Master Logger Directory, revised 08-28-2018 . For a printable directory of Master Loggers willing to consider...

About the Program

The Maryland-Delaware Master Logger Program helps loggers meet the ever-increasing demands of the logging profession. The courses provide information about current environmental regulations, forestry principles, and safe work practices. Becoming a Master Logger publicly demonstrates an...

Continuing Education

Opportunities for Continuing Education Credits Active MD-DE Master Loggers are required to acquire 8 continuing education (CE) credits every 2 years. The MD-DE Master Logger Program strives to provide continuing education opportunities, but there are many other programs and activities that are...

Core Training Courses

To gain Active Master Logger status, program participants must initially complete four four-hour core courses within two years, and submit proof of current First Aid and CPR training. The four core courses are: OSHA Regulations and Logging Safety Sustainable Forestry I: Sediment and Erosion Control...

Logger of the Year

2017 Winner - Donald Glotfelty, Jr. and Eric Glofelty Maryland-Delaware Master Loggers are a vital part of the forest products industry. They understand the many functions of our forests and their role as caretakers of this important renewable resource. A MD-DE Master Logger harvests the trees...

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