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"

2017 CLP Banquet


Plan to attend the 27th Annual Certified Logger Professional (CLP) Banquet in Brewer at Jeff's Catering on December 1, 2017.  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 26th Annual Certified Logging Professional Banquet took place on December 2 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 ˝ page newspaper ad in the Bangor Daily News the weekend of January 21.  106 loggers who completed training during 2016 received certificates, bringing the number of CLP's trained since 1991 to over 6,400.

Pictured with CLP Director Mike St. Peter and sponsor of the awards, Huber Resources representative Kenny Fergusson are the 2016 Outstanding Logger Award Winners

Mike Allen, Presque Isle, Mechanical 

Logger Award

Jeremy Gibson, Solon, Conventional Logger Award

Jason Nadeau, Nadeau Logging, Fort Kent, Contractor/Supervisor Award

Outstanding Loggers with (l) Kenny Fergusson, Huber Resources, (l to r) Mike Allen, Jason Nadeau, Jeremy Gibson and Mike St. Peter, CLP Director
Maine TREE Foundation would like to thank the following sponsors of the 2016 CLP Banquet:

Acadia Insurance


Anderson Equipment

Babineau Trucking & Logging, Inc.

Bangor Tire Company

Barry Equipment Company, Inc.

ED Bessey and Son

Blanchet Logging & Lumber Company

J. L. Brochu Inc.

E. J. Carrier Inc.

Chopper One, Inc.

Comstock Woodlands

Cross Insurance Agency

T. R. Dillon Logging

M.B. Eastman Logging & Chipping

Family Forestry

Gardner Logging Services, Inc

Gerard Poulin & Sons

Hancock Lumber

Hardwood Products Company LLC

H.C. Haynes Inc.

Huber Resources Corp.

Ironwood Logging, Inc.

Irving Woodlands

Elliott Jordan & Son, Inc.

Katahdin Forest Mgmt

Key Bank, NA


Limington Lumber Company

Maine Woods Pellet Company, LLC

Louisiana Pacific Corp.

Lumbra Hardwoods, Inc.

J & S Logging

Machias Savings Bank

Madden Sustainable Forestry

Madden Timberlands, Inc.

A.W. Madden, Inc.

Randall Madden Trucking

S.F. Madden, Inc.

Maibec, Inc.

Frank Martin Sons, Inc.


Milton Cat

Nadeau Logging, Inc.

Nicols Brothers Logging

Nortrax, NE

Peavey Manufacturing

Gerald Pelletier, Inc.

Pepin Lumber, Inc.

Pleasant River Lumber Company

Weyerhaeuser Company

Readfield Insurance Agency

ReEnergy Holdings, LLC

L & A Ridley, Inc.

Robbins Lumber Company

Ben Savage Logging

SDR Logging, Inc.

Seven Islands Land Company

Stratton Lumber, Inc. & Timber Resource Group, Inc.

Traction Heavy Duty

TreeLine, Inc.

Trees, LTD.

United Insurance Hayden/Perry Agency

Varney Agency

Verso Paper Corp.

Wagner Forest Management, Ltd.

Western Maine Timberlands, Inc.

White Oak, Inc.

Whited Peterbilt of Maine

Whitten's 2-Way Service, Inc.


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