Forest Resources Technology

The Forest Resources Technology program at Vancouver Island University provides students with the knowledge and skills needed for a career.

Introduction to Forest Resources Technology:

VIU’s Forest Resources Technology program equips students with the skills and knowledge needed for a forestry career.VIU’s Forest Resources Technology program covers forest ecology, silviculture, management planning, and harvesting.

Students learn modern forestry practices and technology, including forest health, conservation, and equipment use.

Why Forest Resources Technology certificate program?

VIU’s Forest Resources Technology program is ideal for those seeking a forestry career.

Students gain skills for forestry jobs, such as forest technician, inventory analyst, or silviculture technician.

This program is also an excellent starting point for students who wish to continue their studies and pursue a Bachelor’s degree in forestry or related fields.

The forestry industry is an essential sector of the economy, and there is a high demand for skilled workers in this field. Graduates of the Forest Resources Technology certificate program will have access to a wide range of job opportunities in both the private and public sectors. This program also provides students with the opportunity to work in a variety of locations, including urban and rural areas, as well as remote locations.


Students must have a Grade 12 diploma or equivalent to qualify for the program at VIU.

Students must also meet the English proficiency requirements of the program, which may be fulfilled by taking a standardized language test. Additionally, students must complete any necessary prerequisite courses before enrolling in the program.

How to apply:

To apply for the certificate program offered by Vancouver Island University, follow these steps:

Here are the steps to apply for the certificate program offered by Vancouver Island University:

  1. Visit the official website of HERE AND NOW ( or contact Mr. Vinodkanna Jothimani, CIO of HERE AND NOW, through his mobile number +91 98410 520 70 or email
  2. Express your interest in pursuing a certificate.
  3. Submit application with required docs: academic transcripts, resume, and personal statement.
  4. Submit your application and wait for a response from the admissions team at Vancouver Island University.
  5. We will invite you to an interview if we approve your application.
  6. Attend the interview and complete any additional requirements.
  7. Receive your acceptance letter and enroll in the certificate program.

Contact details:

For more information about the Forest Resources Technology certificate program offered by Vancouver Island University, interested students can contact the university directly. The following contact information is provided for the convenience of interested students:

Contact Person: Vinodkanna Jothimani, CIO, HERE AND NOW

Mobile Number: +91 98410 520 70. Email:

Alternatively, interested students can visit the Vancouver Island University website for more information about this program and other programs offered by the university.