• Course name Occupational Health and Safety For Forest Workers
    Duration 1 Day at Timber Training Creswick or regionally subject to class size.
    This course covers OH&S legislation and practices relevant to commercial forest operations in Victoria. 6-12 participants. Class based with practical bush exercise and both practical and theory assessment. Attendance is a mandatory requirement for any person wishing to obtain a Forest Operator Licence. Job Outcomes: Persons completing this course will have one of the components for their Forest Operators Licence which will allow them to work in commercial forestry operations in Victoria.
  • Will be by demonstration of skills and answering related questions.¬† On successful assessment learners will be issued with a nationally recognised statement of attainment for the unit above.
  • Course Content
    1. Occupational Health & Safety Act
    2. Code of Practice for Safety in Forest Operations
    3. Safe Work Practices
    4. Field Trip & Assessment
  • Enrolment in FWP20211 Certificate II in Harvesting and Haulage
  • FWPCOR2205 Follow OH&S policies and procedures (30 hrs)
  • FWP11 Pathways Chart
  • Cost: $165.00 ($5.50/sch) 2016 VTG Subsidised: Indicative Tuition Fee $90.00 - note that accessing subsidies may affect your future entitlement. Materials Fee $20.00 Total Cost $110.00 ($165.00 if ineligible for Subsidy)