Qualification details

FWP40116 - Certificate IV in Forest Operations (Release 1)

Summary

Releases:
ReleaseStatusRelease date
1 1 (this release)Current 13/May/2016

Usage recommendation:
Current
Mapping:
MappingNotesDate
Supersedes and is equivalent to FPI40111 - Certificate IV in Forest Operations 12/May/2016


Training packages that include this qualification

Units of competency

CodeSort Table listing Units of Competency by the Code columnTitleSort Table listing Units of Competency by the Title columnEssential
AHCCHM402A - Plan and implement a chemical use programPlan and implement a chemical use program Elective
AHCILM401A - Protect places of cultural significanceProtect places of cultural significance Elective
AHCIRG406A - Plan on-site irrigation system installation and construction workPlan on-site irrigation system installation and construction work Elective
AHCMOM402A - Supervise maintenance of property machinery and equipmentSupervise maintenance of property machinery and equipment Elective
AHCNAR402A - Plan the implementation of revegetation worksPlan the implementation of revegetation works Elective
AHCNSY402A - Plan a propagation programPlan a propagation program Elective
AHCPMG402A - Develop a pest management action plan within a local areaDevelop a pest management action plan within a local area Elective
BSBCMM401 - Make a presentationMake a presentation Elective
BSBCUS401 - Coordinate implementation of customer service strategiesCoordinate implementation of customer service strategies Elective
BSBINM401 - Implement workplace information systemImplement workplace information system Elective
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Classifications

SchemeCodeClassification value
ANZSCO Identifier 234113 Forester 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0505 Forestry Studies 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 511 Certificate IV 

Classification history

SchemeCodeClassification valueStart dateEnd date
ANZSCO Identifier 234113 Forester 14/Oct/2016 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0505 Forestry Studies 14/Oct/2016 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 511 Certificate IV 13/May/2016 
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Modification History

Release 

Comment s

Release 1

This qualification first released with FWP Forest and Wood Products Training Package Release 2.0. It is equivalent to FPI40111 Certificate IV in Forest Operations (Release 4)

Qualification Description

This qualification is designed for job roles in the forest operations sector of the forest and forest products industry.

Job roles 

This qualification has eight employment pathways for typical forest operations environments. These are:

  • Arboriculture Supervisor
  • Farm Forestry Supervisor
  • Forestry Supervisor
  • Forestry Operations Supervisor
  • Harvesting Supervisor
  • Harvesting Team Leader
  • Propagation and Stand Health Supervisor
  • Tree Farm Supervisor

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 be awarded the FWP40116 Certificate IV in Forest Operations, competency must be achieved in fourteen (14)  units of competency.

five (5)  core units of competency

nine (9)  units of competency from the elective group, consisting of:

  • 2 units from Group A
  • 7 units from Group A and/or Group B, the total of which can include up to 2 units recommended for packaging at Certificate III, IV or Diploma 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 operations sector of the industry.

CORE UNITS 

Field  

Unit Code  

Unit Title  

Core  

BSBLED401

Develop teams and individuals

FWPCOR3203

Evaluate fire potential and prevention

FWPCOR4201

Monitor safety, health and environment policies and procedures

FWPCOR4202

Monitor and review forestry operations

FWPCOR4203

Monitor quality and product care procedures

GROUP A ELECTIVE UNITS  

Field  

Unit Code  

Unit Title  

Fire Control  

PUAFIR511

Conduct complex prescribed burns

Prerequisite 

PUAFIR303B Suppress wildfire

PUAFIR513

Develop complex prescribed burn plans

Prerequisite 

PUAFIR303B Suppress wildfire

PUAOPE001B

Supervise response

Prerequisite 

PUAFIR302B Suppress urban fire

OR

PUAFIR303B Suppress wildfire (Fire specific)

Breeding & Propagation  

AHCNSY402A

Plan a propagation program

Site Establishment & Maintenance  

AHCNAR402A

Plan the implementation of revegetation works

AHCILM401A

Protect places of cultural significance

AHCIRG406A

Plan on-site irrigation system installation and construction work

FWPFGM4201

Implement a forest establishment plan

FWPFGM4207

Conduct a forest site assessment

FWPFGM4208

Plan a quarry

FWPFGM4209

Interpret and use aerial photographs for forest management

PSPGOV521A

Collect statistical data

Tree Growing & Maintenance  

AHCCHM402A

Plan and implement a chemical use program

AHCPMG402A

Develop a pest management action plan within a local area

FWPFGM4202

Manage stand health

FWPFGM4203

Design plantations

FWPFGM4204

Conduct a pests and diseases assessment

FWPFGM4205

Monitor regeneration rates

FWPFGM4206

Conduct a wood volume and yield assessment

Harvesting Operations  

FWPHAR4201

Apply tree jacking techniques

FWPHAR4202

Coordinate log recovery (hook tender)

FWPHAR4203

Design log landings and snig tracks

FWPHAR4204

Plan and coordinate fire salvage operations

FWPHAR4205

Implement harvesting plans

Machinery & Equipment  

AHCMOM402A

Supervise maintenance of machinery and equipment

GROUP B ELECTIVE UNITS  

Field  

Unit Code  

Unit Title  

Safety & Quality Processes  

BSBMGT403

Implement continuous improvement

BSBRSK401

Identify risk and apply risk management processes

HLTAID003

Provide first aid

HLTAID008

Manage first aid services and resources

HLTAID006

Provide advanced first aid

PUALAW002B

Conduct initial investigation at incident scene

TLIF4007

Implement and coordinate accident-emergency procedures

MSS015011A

Conduct a sustainability energy audit

MSS405070A

Develop sustainable energy practices

Administration & Business  

BSBINM401

Implement workplace information system

BSBITS401

Maintain business technology

BSBPMG416

Apply project procurement procedures

BSBWRT401

Write complex documents

FWPFGM4210

Prepare a tender

TLIR4002

Source goods/services and evaluate contractors

Communication & Relationships  

BSBCUS401

Coordinate implementation of customer service strategies

BSBLDR402

Lead effective workplace relationships

BSBLDR403

Lead team effectiveness

PUACOM012B

Liaise with media at a local level

SITTPPD402

Develop interpretive activities

Training & Assessment  

BSBCMM401

Make a presentation

TAEASS401B

Plan assessment activities and processes

TAEASS402B

Assess competence

TAEASS403B

Participate in assessment validation

TAEDEL301A

Provide work skill instruction

TAEDEL401A

Plan, organise and deliver group-based learning

TAEDES401A

Design and develop learning programs

TAEDES402A

Use training packages and accredited courses to meet client needs

Planning & Analysis  

BSBMGT402

Implement operational plan

BSBRES401

Analyse and present research information

BSBSMB404

Undertake small business planning

BSBWOR301

Organise personal work priorities and development

Qualification Mapping Information

Code and title  

current version  

Code and title  

previous version  

Comments  

Equivalence status  

FWP40116 Certificate IV in Forest Operations

FPI40111 Certificate IV in Forest Operations (Release 4)

Updated to meet Standards for Training Packages

Equivalent qualification

Links

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

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