E-Learning Modules

The Tree Marker E-Learning Modules serve as a primer or refresher to meet the learning objectives of the Level 1 Tree Marking Course. To assist in learning and better preparation for the Level 1 course, it is strongly recommended that Tree Markers participate in the e-learning modules found below. 

1.0 Basic Understanding of Forestry and Forest Management Terminology in Ontario

Lesson 1.1 Overview of Forestry in Ontario

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Lesson 1.2 Forest Management Planning in Ontario

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Lesson 1.3 Tree Marking in Ontario

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2.0 Basic Understanding of Tree Identification

Lesson 2.1 Tree Dendrology

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Lesson 2.2 Hardwood Tree Identification

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Lesson 2.3 Conifer Tree Identification

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3.0 Basic Understanding of Forest Measurement Principles and Procedures

Lesson 3.1 Measuring and Calculation of Basal Area

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Lesson 3.2 Measuring crown closure, tree heights, and tree diameters

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4.0 Basic Understanding of Principles of the Tree Classification and Understanding of Tree Potential to become Forest Products

Lesson 4.1 Classification of Trees

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Lesson 4.2 Other Factors in Tree Quality

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5.0 Basic Understanding of the Selection and Shelterwood Silviculture Systems

Lesson 5.1 Selection Silviculture System

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Lesson 5.2 Uniform Shelterwood Silviculture System

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6.0 Basic Understanding of Forest Dwelling Wildlife and Habitat Information

Lesson 6.1 Protecting Biodiversity in Ontario's Crown Forests

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Lesson 6.2 Key Wildlife Components

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