Introduction

The products derived from wood technology and related careers are very important to Canada and to B.C. in particular.

Wood is used to build our houses, cabinets and furniture.   We use it for paper, for heating and countless other applications.  

Wood is an important resource and it is renewable.

Many people work in wood related careers.  These are many and varied.  Forestry jobs range from logging, trucking, sawmills, to surveying, tree-planting, even fire fighting.  Wood technology supports jobs like cabinet-making, house construction,