Certificate III in Harvesting and Haulage
Federation Training, TAFE VIC
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
|Bairnsdale||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 Federation Training, TAFE VICEstablished in 2014, Federation Training is a partnership between GippsTAFE and Advance TAFE. Building on over 85 years' experience in training and education, Federation Training strives to provide improved opportunities and outcomes for vocational education students across Gippsland and South Eastern Victoria.
With nine campuses from Chadstone across the state to Lakes Entrance, Federation Training offer a diverse range of programs and specially designed learning environments, providing students with the opportunity to get hands on and develop skills and experience in the industry of their choice.
Established May 1, 2014 following the amalgamation of Advance TAFE and GippsTAFE, Federation Training aims to create one united education model for Gippsland that will provide opportunities for local students and an exciting learning environment for those seeking a regional educational experience.
Federation Training has a variety of courses from pre-apprenticeships, apprenticeships and traineeships, to certificates, diplomas and advanced diplomas. Students can choose to study courses in business, health, general education or trades. Students can also study a Federation University degree at Federation Training, with flexible pathway options that take them from diploma to bachelor degree in just 2-3 years.
Flexible study options mean students can complete their course in a way that best suits their lifestyle. They can study full time, part time or online with confidence that they will be equipped with the skills they need to get ahead in the workforce.
With great relationships with local industry, Federation Training courses are developed to meet the requirements of the workplace. This ensures students have access to employment opportunities once they graduate. RTO code: HE; 0417
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.