This qualification reflects the job of people who provide support to forest operations in a variety of forestry contexts. It is also suitable for learners involved in school-based VET traineeships and other VET in school programs.
Individuals with this qualification apply specialised skills and knowledge relevant to entry-level roles in forest operations. This includes a basic understanding of the industry andthe risks involved in forest operations. They are also expected to conduct basic forest operations.
At this level, workers complete tasks under close supervision involving known routines and procedures but variable work tasks in collaboration with others.
This qualification enables specialisations in:
- Forest Nursery Production,
- Silviculture, or
- Timber Harvesting.
No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.