Browser Notice

For a successful ForestEd experience, use Chrome, Firefox, or Edge. Safari is acceptable too. DO NOT USE Internet Explorer. 

Society of American Foresters ForestEd

ForestEd is your launchpad to grow your potential, navigate your lifelong learning journey, and poise yourself for career success. 
Build Your Skills. Grow Your Career.

Getting Started


Login (top right) using your SAF account login credentials to access all features of ForestEd. 

Not a member? Don't worry! Anyone can have an SAF account. It's FREE. Though, be sure to consider the growing benefits of becoming a member.

Be sure to register. You will be directed to the SAF store to complete your registration. You will receive a payment receipt from SAF with directions to access your product.

Jump Into Action


Find your purchased items in My Dashboard (menu on left) when logged in here on ForestEd. 

ForestEd is open to any forestry and natural resource professional to meet credential and licensing continuing education requirements, or to simply advance yourself in your career.

Get started today and jump into action to grow your professional potential! Check out the FREE video library.

Featured Products

Journal of Forestry Quiz - July 2024
Read the collection of articles in this issue, take a quiz, earn CFEs, and get a certificate! Test your knowledge on 5 of the published articles spanning fires & fuels management, social sciences and wildlife management.
California Urban Wood Academy Virtual Workshop
Gain a broader understanding of the ways that urban wood is being used for good rather than waste. Learn from leading experts in urban wood utilization in this free virtual workshop.
Forest Carbon Markets and Initiatives [Cohort 5]
This short course will develop your foundational knowledge in the relationship between forests, climate, and carbon initiatives such as carbon projects and markets.

Featured Webinars

Beyond Lumber: Utilizing Entire Trees to Their Highest Next Use
Hear from Urban Wood Economy’s CEO about UWE’s efforts to facilitate sustainable supply chains by utilizing all of the tree – including trimmings and species not slated for urban wood products.
Decisions in Forestry: A Foundation from Indigenous Points of View
Earn CFEs from this webinar hosted by the SAF Sustainability Community of Interest and is supported by the Forest Science and Technology Board.
Pollinators in the Woods: The Place of Wild Bees in a Changing Forested Landscape
This talk will explore the natural history of forest-associated pollinators, highlight threats to pollinators via forest health issues, and suggest management goals for bee-friendly forest stewardship.

SAF Technical Presentation Bundles

Best of 2021 SAF National Convention Bundle
SAF Members: $65 // Non-Members: $80 // No CFEs available
Best of 2020 SAF National Convention Bundle
SAF Members: $65 // Non-Members: $80 // No CFEs available
Best of 2019 SAF National Convention Bundle
SAF Members: $65 // Non-Members: $80 // No CFEs available

FREE Videos

Search by Date Range
Search by Keyword
Search by Category
Sort By

Free SAF Videos

  • Spread of Emerald Ash Borer and the Potential Extirpation of a Culturally and Ecologically Important Tree

    Black ash (Fraxinus nigra), the most highly preferred and vulnerable host of emerald ash borer (EAB) in North America, has cultural and spiritual significance to many Native American and First Nations tribes across its range. This presentation details the EAB invasion, loss of black ash resources, and associated cultural impact. Presented by Nathan Siegert at the 2022 SAF National Convention in Baltimore, MD.

  • FAO Regional Forest Invasive Species Networks & Biosecurity

    FAO established four forest invasive species networks: APFISN (Asia-Pacific), FISNA (Africa) NENPHIS (Near East), REUFIS (Europe & Central Asia). Objectives are to raise awareness, share information, facilitate access, build capacity and regional cooperation and collaboration. A global forest biosecurity framework is being developed under a OneHealth approach through among-network collaboration. Presented by Bruce Moltzan at the 2022 SAF National Convention in Baltimore, MD.

  • Forest Pest Biodiversity in the Anthropocene, Forest Health as a Social Dilemma, and Social-Ecological Resilience

    Invasive insects and pathogens devastate forest ecosystems along with climate change; Forest health is a global public good but due to conflicts of interest, the forest health crisis is a social dilemma; Collective action will depend on exchange of pest biodiversity and biogeography data to assess risk Presented by Geoffrey Williams at the 2022 SAF National Convention in Baltimore, MD.