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130 Columbia St
Nanaimo, BC, V9R 4M1

(250) 739-9617

Applied environmental and natural resource training. Our industry-leading training courses include Erosion and  Sediment Control and Environmental Monitoring for Construction Projects.

Robert Hunter, B.Sc.F., LL.B., R.P.F.

Mr. Rob Hunter is both a forester (R.P.F.) with over 25 years’ experience in forestry and a lawyer with over 19 years’ experience in the legal field. For his entire professional career, he has been helping companies, governments and individuals to develop their business and related opportunities.

Mr. Hunter is also a trainer who, for the last 16 years, has taught numerous courses to the industry, First Nations and government on subjects such as contract management and negotiation, forestry and the law.

As a forester, Mr. Hunter has managed private land holdings and Crown tenures for First Nations, individuals, and corporations. This work has included the planning and management of all phases of forestry from inventories to development to silviculture.

As a lawyer, Mr. Hunter has provided legal advice with respect to corporate, commercial and contract law with an emphasis on providing excellent service to a wide range of clients. He has designed and implemented various company models for businesses including partnerships, corporations, and limited liability business structures. He is a pioneer in the area of contract drafting for government having designed numerous contracting systems and documents for governments across Canada.

One of Mr. Hunter's greatest strengths is his ability to teach his courses in a manner that allows attendees from all backgrounds and educational levels to understand the material and gain from attending his courses.  Some testimonials from participants in Mr. Hunter's courses include:

  • “Instructor was great, good sense of humour and interesting stories! He brought the material home and tied it to real life”
  •  “Good use of the time with pertinent and current info”
  • “The presentation and instruction was great”
  • “Time well spent!”