Certificate III in Harvesting and Haulage
Timber Training Creswick Ltd
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
|Creswick||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 Timber Training Creswick LtdTimber Training Creswick is a Registered Training Organisation located alongside the Melbourne University Creswick campus in Victoria. It offers technical training to the timber and forest industry across Australia via both short courses and qualifications. Qualifications cover all aspects of timber production, use and sales - from forest growing and management to sawdoctoring, wood machining, timber truss and frame, and timber merchandising. Short courses include: chainsaw use and operation, timber harvesting operator licences, ACUP chemical training, timber drying, and grading and treatment. Class sizes are kept small in many courses due to OHS considerations. RTO code: 4168
Certificate IIICourse code: FWP30216
- Flexible Delivery = 2 years
- Part-time Block or Day Release = 2 years
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.