Certificate III in Harvesting and Haulage
FITS Training Service
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
|Bunbury||No||Flexible Delivery, Part-time Block or Day Release||
No minimum education
This qualification is part of the Forest and Wood Products Training Package. It is designed for job roles in the harvesting and haulage sector of the forest and forest products industry. Elective streams include: Harvesting operations; Grading and testing; Machinery and equipment; Fire control; Site establishment and maintenance; Planning and analysis; Communication and relationships; Administration and business; Safety and quality processes; Load handling; Specialist machinery and equipment; Truck driving. Job roles include: Bulldozer operator; Excavator operator; Forest harvester; Forwarder operator; Log truck driver; Feller buncher operator; Harvesting technician; Loader operator; In-field Chipper operator; Mobile equipment operator, and Skidder operator.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Contribute to team effectiveness; Work effectively in the forest and forest products industry; Communicate and interact effectively in the workplace; Implement safety, health and environment policies and procedures; Conduct quality and product care procedures; Evaluate fire potential and prevention; Provide first aid. Plus electives.
About FITS Training ServiceEstablished in 1985, FITS Training Service is a Registered Training Organisation offering training in forest and forest products, transport and logistics and training and assessment. The provider's client base includes federal, state and local government agencies, armed services, mining companies, farmers, volunteer organisations, logging contractors, sawmillers, private companies and retailers. RTO code: 50716
Certificate IIICourse code: FWP30216
- Flexible Delivery
- Part-time Block or Day Release
13 units: 7 core; 6 elective
No minimum education
Life after Study
Forest workers assist with growing, maintaining and harvesting timber plantations.
Mobile plant operators drive backhoes, bulldozers, excavators, front-end loaders, graders, scrapers, skid-steer loaders, rollers and forklift trucks to level, excavate, move and load earth, rock and other material.
Timber harvesting operators undertake a range of tasks to do with the harvesting and maintenance of trees in natural forests and plantations, including logging, felling and sawing trees.