Loggers and Timber Operators
The West Virginia Division of Forestry provides logging related trainings, as well as licensing and certification for operating your logging business.
Please check our events page for the most up to date training schedule.
Want to apply to host a training for WV Certified Logger Credits?
Licensing and Certification
West Virginia State Law requires the holder of a Timber Operator License to be in compliance with other licenses or regulations specified by the State of West Virginia. Additionally, loggers in West Virginia must be certified.
To obtain a West Virginia Business Registration Number, contact the Tax Department at (304) 558-3333 or visit WV Tax Department .
Complete licensing and certification forms: