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Qualification details

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

Summary

Usage recommendation:
Superseded
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
Is superseded by FWP20121 - Certificate II in Forest OperationsQualification merged with FWP20216 Certificate II in Harvesting and Haulage.Title changed. Revised packaging rules and created specialisations to better reflect outcomes. Reduced the number of core units by 1 unit. Revised the structure (groups) of the elective units. Added new units and revised existing units 27/Jan/2022

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

CodeSort Table listing Units of Competency by the Code columnTitleSort Table listing Units of Competency by the Title columnUsage RecommendationSort Table listing Units of Competency by the Usage Recommendation columnEssentialSort Table listing Units of Competency by the Essential column
AHCNSY203 - Undertake propagation activitiesUndertake propagation activitiesSupersededElective
FWPCOT2254 - Maintain chainsawsMaintain chainsawsCurrentElective
AHCINF202 - Install, maintain and repair farm fencingInstall, maintain and repair farm fencingCurrentElective
TLID2004 - Load and unload goods/cargoLoad and unload goods/cargoSupersededElective
AHCARB322 - Access trees for inspectionAccess trees for inspectionCurrentElective
AHCARB212 - Operate and maintain stump grinding machinesOperate and maintain stump grinding machinesCurrentElective
FWPCOR2201 - Work effectively in the forest and forest products industryWork effectively in the forest and forest products industrySupersededCore
FWPFGM2211 - Detect firesDetect firesSupersededElective
AHCNSY201 - Pot up plantsPot up plantsSupersededElective
FWPFGM2204 - Plant trees mechanicallyPlant trees mechanicallySupersededElective
FWPFGM2209 - Cut, sort and set cuttingsCut, sort and set cuttingsSupersededElective
FWPCOR2205 - Follow WHS policies and proceduresFollow WHS policies and proceduresSupersededCore
FWPFGM2205 - Prune treesPrune treesSupersededElective
AHCFIR201 - Assist with prescribed burningAssist with prescribed burningSupersededElective
FWPCOT2220 - Select trees for tending operationsSelect trees for tending operationsSupersededElective
TLID2010 - Operate a forkliftOperate a forkliftSupersededElective
AHCCHM304 - Transport and store chemicalsTransport and store chemicalsCurrentElective
AHCIRG347 - Maintain pressurised irrigation systemsMaintain pressurised irrigation systemsCurrentElective
FWPCOR2204 - Follow fire prevention proceduresFollow fire prevention proceduresSupersededCore
AHCIRG345 - Install pressurised irrigation systemsInstall pressurised irrigation systemsCurrentElective
BSBTEC201 - Use business software applicationsUse business software applicationsCurrentElective
FWPCOR2207 - Maintain quality and product careMaintain quality and product careSupersededElective
TLIC3003 - Drive medium rigid vehicleDrive medium rigid vehicleCurrentElective
FWPCOR2202 - Communicate and interact effectively in the workplaceCommunicate and interact effectively in the workplaceSupersededCore
FWPCOT2255 - Store materialsStore materialsCurrentElective
AHCILM201 - Maintain cultural placesMaintain cultural placesCurrentElective
TLID3033 - Operate a vehicle-mounted loading craneOperate a vehicle-mounted loading craneSupersededElective
AHCSAW201 - Conduct erosion and sediment control activitiesConduct erosion and sediment control activitiesSupersededElective
FWPFGM2201 - Collect seedCollect seedSupersededElective
AHCPMG202 - Treat plant pests, diseases and disordersTreat plant pests, diseases and disordersCurrentElective
AHCPMG309 - Apply pest animal control techniquesApply pest animal control techniquesCurrentElective
AHCWRK312 - Operate in isolated and remote situationsOperate in isolated and remote situationsCurrentElective
FWPFGM2207 - Undertake brushcutting operationsUndertake brushcutting operationsSupersededElective
PUATEA001 - Work in a teamWork in a teamCurrentElective
FWPFGM2215 - Measure treesMeasure treesSupersededElective
FWPFGM2212 - Graft cuttingsGraft cuttingsSupersededElective
PUAFIR209 - Work safely around aircraftWork safely around aircraftSupersededElective
AHCNSY202 - Care for nursery plantsCare for nursery plantsSupersededElective
FWPCOR2203 - Follow environmental care proceduresFollow environmental care proceduresSupersededCore
AHCNSY302 - Receive and dispatch nursery productsReceive and dispatch nursery productsSupersededElective
FWPFGM2202 - Prepare seedbedPrepare seedbedSupersededElective
TLIC2002 - Drive light rigid vehicleDrive light rigid vehicleCurrentElective
AHCWRK201 - Observe and report on weatherObserve and report on weatherCurrentElective
PUALAW001 - Protect and preserve incident sceneProtect and preserve incident sceneCurrentElective
FWPCOT2233 - Navigate in forest areasNavigate in forest areasSupersededElective
FWPCOT3259 - Operate a four wheel drive on unsealed roadsOperate a four wheel drive on unsealed roadsSupersededElective
FWPCOT2253 - Fell trees manually (basic)Fell trees manually (basic)CurrentElective
AHCPMG201 - Treat weedsTreat weedsCurrentElective
RIIWHS205E - Control traffic with stop-slow batControl traffic with stop-slow batCurrentElective
TLILIC0003 - Licence to operate a forklift truckLicence to operate a forklift truckCurrentElective
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Classifications

SchemeCodeClassification value
ANZSCO Identifier 843111 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/201631/Mar/2022
ANZSCO Identifier 843111 Forestry Worker 01/Apr/2022 
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