2018 Jan 20th ~ Mar 10th
Coast Species
Grading Class
(Saturdays - All Day)

Coast Species
Lumber Grading Class
in Surrey

Location & Dates Information


5337 - 180th Street, Surrey, BC V3S 4K5

Pacific Community Church

Please send your Registration NOW
to ensure your spot in the class!!
Registrations are accepted NOW.

Registration & 1st Class: 1st Saturday (Jan.20, 2018) (Sat)
9:00am ~

1st Grading Class ... Directly following registration time ~ 10:00am

2 classes per day after first day
Morning session: 9:00am ~ 11:30am
Afternoon session:12:30pm ~ 3:00pm



Members: $710 + $101 for books = Total $811

Non-Members: $860 + $101 for books = Total $961

Challenge: $260 (+ any books if required)

Individual Book Costs: Please see the "Publications" page on this Website


If the company is paying on the student's behalf we require a Purchase Order # to Invoice
If your company is paying on your behalf you are required to provide CMSA with either a purchase order number or the manager's name who has approved this expense. You are not required to bring payment at the time of registration, CMSA is happy to invoice your company directly.

If you are paying for yourself, we take VISA/Cash/Personal Cheque


Class Format


Duration of Classes

8 weeks, 2 classes per day - to start January 20th and finish: March 10th, 2018.

- morning session : 9:00am ~ 11:30am
- afternoon session : 12:30pm ~ 3:00pm

This course consists of 2 semesters. After each semester the students will be required to write a 50-piece practical exam (reference materials are allowed during practical exams). As well, at the end the students will write a 100-question multiple choice theory exam. This theory exam is to be written without reference materials.

Passing Mark Required
A student is required to obtain a 70% overall result to obtain a grading ticket. The 2 practical exams will count towards 75% of the final result and the theory exam 25%.

Grading Tickets Issued
'B' Ticket - 70% - 84.9%
'A' Ticket - 85% + (with reference materials)
'AA' Ticket - 85% + (with no reference materials)


Printable Registration Form & Class Schedule




Please contact CMSA office at: 604-523-1288.