Continuing Education Credits
Society of American Foresters (SAF) Continuing Forestry Education (CFE) Credits
- SFEC events are always rated by SAF for CFE credits.
- To have your event rated by SAF, check out the instructions on SAF’s CFE Preapproval page
Minnesota Forest Stewardship Plan Writer Continuing Education Credits
- SFEC tracks MN Forest Stewardship Plan Writer continuing education credits for the Minnesota DNR.
- Plan writers must obtain 20 continuing education credits per fiscal year (July 1 – June 30) to have an approved status.
- As of November 16, 2017 a new policy relating to webinar credits was put in place. The maximum amount of CFE credits you can obtain per fiscal year (July 1- June 30) from watching webinars is 10.
Read about the full details relating to this policy change here.
- SAF CFE credits translate directly to MN Forest Stewardship Plan Writer credits, but MN Forest Stewardship Plan Writer credits do not translate to SAF CFE credits.
- If you attended an SAF-accredited event and you would like MN Forest Stewardship Plan Writer credits, submit your Certificate of Attendance to SFEC.
- If you’re wondering whether an event qualifies for MN Forest Stewardship Plan Writer credits, submit a detailed agenda to SFEC for evaluation.
- Questions? Contact SFEC at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sustainable Forests Education Cooperative
Cloquet Forestry Center
175 University Road
Cloquet, MN 55720
Map of approved plan writers: