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Qualification details

FWP20116 - Certificate II in Forest Growing and Management (Release 3)

Summary

Usage recommendation:
Current
Mapping:
MappingNotesDate
Supersedes and is equivalent to FPI20111 - Certificate II in Forest Growing and Management 12/May/2016
Supersedes and is equivalent to FPI20113 - Certificate II in Forest Growing and Management 12/May/2016

Release Status:
Current
Releases:
ReleaseRelease date
3 (this release) 04/Dec/2020
(View details for release 2) 21/Feb/2018
(View details for release 1) 13/May/2016


Units of competency

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AHCNSY203 - Undertake propagation activitiesUndertake propagation activitiesElective
FWPCOT2254 - Maintain chainsawsMaintain chainsawsElective
AHCINF202 - Install, maintain and repair farm fencingInstall, maintain and repair farm fencingElective
TLID2004 - Load and unload goods/cargoLoad and unload goods/cargoElective
AHCARB322 - Access trees for inspectionAccess trees for inspectionElective
AHCARB212 - Operate and maintain stump grinding machinesOperate and maintain stump grinding machinesElective
FWPCOR2201 - Work effectively in the forest and forest products industryWork effectively in the forest and forest products industryCore
FWPFGM2211 - Detect firesDetect firesElective
AHCNSY201 - Pot up plantsPot up plantsElective
FWPFGM2204 - Plant trees mechanicallyPlant trees mechanicallyElective
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Classifications

SchemeCodeClassification value
ANZSCO Identifier 841311 Forestry Worker 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0505 Forestry Studies 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 521 Certificate II 
Taxonomy - Industry Sector N/A Forest Growing, Management and Harvesting 
Taxonomy - Occupation N/A Forestry Worker,Nursery Worker (Forestry) 

Classification history

SchemeCodeClassification valueStart dateEnd date
ANZSCO Identifier 841311 Forestry Worker 14/Oct/2016 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0505 Forestry Studies 14/Oct/2016 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 521 Certificate II 13/May/2016 
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Modification History

Release

Comments

Release 3

This version released with FWP Forest and Wood Products Training Package Version 6.0.

Release 2

This version released with FWP Forest and Wood Products Training Package Version 3.0.

Release 1

This version released with FWP Forest and Wood Products Training Package Release 2.0.

Qualification Description

This qualification has seven employment pathways for typical operational environments of forest growing and management. These are:

  • Arboriculture Worker
  • Farm Forestry Worker
  • Forestry Worker
  • Nursery Worker
  • Plantation Establishment Worker
  • Plantation Forest Officer
  • Silviculturalist

Licensing, legislative, regulatory, or certification requirements may apply to units in this qualification in some states & territories at the time of publication and may differ according to jurisdiction.

Some imported units in the elective bank may be subject to licensing, legislative, regulatory, or certification requirements. These units must be implemented in line with the licensing requirements outlined in the unit’s parent Training Package.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Packaging Rules

To achieve this qualification, competency must be demonstrated in:

  • 13 units of competency:
  • 6 core units plus
  • 7 elective units.

Elective units must ensure the integrity of the qualification’s Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) alignment and contribute to a valid, industry-supported vocational outcome. The electives are to be chosen as follows:

  • at least three units must be selected from Group A
  • 4 units from Group A and/or Group B, the total of which can include up to 2 units recommended for packaging at Certificate I, II or III level from this or any other endorsed Training Package or state/territory accredited course.

Elective units must be relevant to work undertaken in the forest growing and management sector of the industry.

Core Units

FWPCOR2201

Work effectively in the forest and forest products industry

FWPCOR2202

Communicate and interact effectively in the workplace

FWPCOR2203

Follow environmental care procedures

FWPCOR2204

Follow fire prevention procedures

FWPCOR2205

Follow WHS policies and procedures

HLTAID003

Provide first aid

Elective Units

An asterisk (*) next to the unit code indicates that there are prerequisite requirements which must be met when packaging the qualification. Please refer to the Prerequisite requirements table for details.

Group A 

Fire Control 

AHCFIR201

Assist with prescribed burning

AHCWRK201

Observe and report on weather

FWPFGM2211

Detect fires

PUAEQU001*

Prepare, maintain and test response equipment

PUAFIR204*

Respond to wildfire

PUAFIR209

Work safely around aircraft

PUALAW001

Protect and preserve incident scene

PUAOPE013

Operate communications systems and equipment

PUATEA001

Work in a team

Site Establishment and Maintenance

AHCILM201

Maintain cultural places

AHCINF202

Install, maintain and repair farm fencing

AHCINF203

Maintain properties and structures

AHCIRG345

Install pressurised irrigation systems

AHCIRG347

Maintain pressurised irrigation systems

AHCPMG201

Treat weeds

AHCPMG309

Apply pest animal control techniques

AHCSAW201

Conduct erosion and sediment control activities

FWPFGM2207

Undertake brushcutting operations

FWPFGM2214

Maintain visitor sites

LGAWORK212A

Perform field support duties in a roadwork environment

Breeding and Propagation

AHCNSY201

Pot up plants

AHCNSY203

Undertake propagation activities

FWPFGM2201

Collect seed

FWPFGM2202

Prepare seedbed

FWPFGM2209

Cut, sort and set cuttings

FWPFGM2212

Graft cuttings

FWPFGM2213

Process seed

Tree Growing & Maintenance 

AHCARB212

Operate and maintain stump grinding machines

AHCARB322

Access trees for inspection

AHCNSY202

Care for nursery plants

AHCPMG202

Treat plant pests, diseases and disorders

FWPCOR2207

Maintain quality and product care

FWPCOT2220

Select trees for tending operations

FWPCOT2253

Fell trees manually (basic)

FWPCOT2256

Trim and cut felled trees

FWPFGM2203

Plant trees by hand

FWPFGM2204

Plant trees mechanically

FWPFGM2205

Prune trees

FWPFGM2206

Collect data or samples for assessment

Grading and Testing

FWPFGM2215

Measure trees

Group B

Warehousing and Distribution

AHCNSY302

Receive and dispatch nursery products

FWPCOT2255

Store materials

Machinery and Equipment

FWPCOT2254

Maintain chainsaws

FWPCOT3259

Operate a four wheel drive on unsealed roads

TLIC2002

Drive light rigid vehicle

TLIC3003

Drive medium rigid vehicle

TLID3033

Operate a vehicle-mounted loading crane

Load Handling

AHCCHM304

Transport and store chemicals

TLID0007

Operate a specialised load shifting equipment

TLID2004

Load and unload goods/cargo

TLID2010

Operate a forklift

TLILIC0003

Licence to operate a forklift truck

Safety and Quality Processes

AHCCHM201

Apply chemicals under supervision

AHCWRK312

Operate in isolated and remote situations

FWPCOT2233

Navigate in forest areas

FWPCOT3263

Maintain and contribute to energy efficiency

RIIWHS205E

Control traffic with stop-slow bat

Administration and Business

BSBINS201

Process and maintain workplace information

BSBTEC201

Use business software applications

Prerequisite requirements

Units listed in the Prerequisite requirement column that have their own prerequisite requirements are shown with an asterisk (*)

Unit of competency

Prerequisite requirement

PUAEQU001 Prepare, maintain and test response equipment

PUAFIR210 Prevent injury

PUAFIR204 Respond to wildfire

PUAFIR210 Prevent injury

Qualification Mapping Information

Code and title current version

Code and title previous version

Comments

Equivalence status

FWP20116 Certificate II in Forest Growing and Management Release 3

FWP20116 Certificate II in Forest Growing and Management Release 2

Updated to include revised units and superseded and deleted imported units

Equivalent

Links

Companion Volume implementation guides are found in VETNet - https://vetnet.gov.au/Pages/TrainingDocs.aspx?q=0d96fe23-5747-4c01-9d6f-3509ff8d3d47