The Forestry Specialist Certification Exam encompasses the study of the management, protection, enhancement and improvement of soil, water, wildlife, forests and air as natural resources. Individuals earning this certification will have demonstrated competence in the application of principles and techniques for the development, application and management of forests in agricultural settings.
The certification standards for the Forestry Specialist Certification Exam include the standards and benchmarks identified by relative industry partners. Each standard is weighted based on industry needs and feedback and are noted below. The number of questions per standard is determined by the industry weight.
A study guide for the exam has been created to help you understand what types of questions will be asked. Additionally, references and chapters that were used for each standard are identified on the references chart.