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4901 Broad River Road

Columbia, SC 29212
Phone: 803.798.4170

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  4901 Broad River Road

P O Box 21303

Columbia, SC 29221


The TOP Update is the annual continuing education requirement for TOP trained individuals. Beginning in the training cycle (July 1- June 30 each year) after completing the TOP 2-Day class, participants must take the TOP Update and pay an $80 annual fee by June 30 each year to maintain their TOP trained status.
The TOP Update is a facilitated video-based class that will normally take about 3 hours. The Update can be facilitated by any SC Registered Forester and is often offered by mills and wood dealers for their wood suppliers and contractors.

2018 TOP Update Classes
SC Forestry Commission, facilitated by BMP Foresters
  • April 25  10:00am:  Columbia Headquarters
  • April 25  10:00am:  Sand Hills State Forest
  • April 25  10:00am:  Orangeburg Office
  • May 30   10:00am:  Hampton Office
  • May 30   10:00am:  Newberry Office
  • May 30   10:00am:  Kingstree Office
  • June 20   10:00am:  Pickens Office
  • June 20   10:00am:  Florence Office
  • June 20   10:00am:  Walterboro Office 

Forestry Association of SC, 4901 Broad River Road, Columbia SC

  • May 25   9:00am   
  • June 22   9:00am

Domtar - Marlboro Mill in Bennettsville SC.  Contact Matt Krawiec, to register

  • April 27 12:00 noon

To register for TOP Update classes listed above, please contact Guy Sabin at or 803-798-4170.

If paying with a check, download, print, fill out and mail to:

FASC, 4901 Broad River Road, Columbia, SC  29212
Facilitator Materials $52.00

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