Course: FSC Ecosystem Services

Soil Association

Online
21st-22nd July 2021 and 28th-29th September 2021

[email protected] 01179142435 Forestry Training

Cost: £350

Sectors: sustainability, environmental education, environmental management


This training course is designed to give participants an introduction to the FSC Ecosystem Services procedure and the range of opportunities for use of the procedure by forest managers, stakeholders, beneficiaries, sponsors, and investors. The course is a blended course with some material provided in advance via eLearning, combined with Instructor-led training including exercises and groupwork over 2 days (12 hours).

Course Learning Objectives:

  • Participants will develop a better understanding of the concept of ecosystems services, as well as the FSC Ecosystem service procedures and how they relate to FSC Forest Management certification.
  • Based on the ecosystem service options within the FSC Procedure, participants will better understand specific ecosystem service impacts and claims, and how these may be developed and verified.
  • As a result of the training, participants will be able to better appreciate the market opportunities for verified FSC ecosystem service claims and potential investment for forest conservation and responsible forest management.

The course price includes individual Learning Management system log on to compete initial eLearning followed by 2 days (12 hours) of remote instructor led training, with scenarios and learning exercises.

NGO, student, and multiple booking discounts available. Please contact the Forestry Training Team for more information.