The progress we're making
The new qualifications
This is the draft ‘qualification map’ we’ve confirmed with our review partners.
Links to new qualifications
2325 New Zealand Certificate in Forest Foundation Skills (Level 2) with strands in Breaking Out, Establishment, Landing Operations
2335 New Zealand Certificate in Forestry (Access and Operational Awareness) (Level 2)
2334 New Zealand Certificate in Forestry Operations (Level 3) with strands in Chemical Handling, Mensuration, Pruning, and Thin to Waste
2326 New Zealand Certificate in Forest Harvesting Operations (Level 3) with strands in Basic Machine Operation, Tree Felling, Breaking Out-Cable, Breaking Out-Ground based, Manual Processing, Log Scaling, Poleman, Production Thinning, and Quality Control
2333 New Zealand Certificate in Forestry (Log Stock Management) (Level 4) with strands in Log Inventory, and Log Marshalling
2327 New Zealand Certificate in Forest Harvesting Operations (Level 4) with strands in Cable extraction; Fleet, Sort and Stack; Ground Based Extraction; Head Breaker-Out; Loading; Log Making; Mechanised Felling; Mechanised processing; Spotting Swing Yarder Extraction; and Tree Felling
2330 New Zealand Certificate in Forest Industry Operations (Planning and Monitoring) (Level 4) with strands in Harvesting, Inventory, and Silviculture
2328 New Zealand Certificate in Forest Health Surveillance (Level 5)
2331 New Zealand Certificate in Forestry Crew Management (Level 5)
2336 New Zealand Certificate in Tree Felling and Clearing (Non-production) (Level 3)
2329 New Zealand Diploma in Forest Management (Level 6)
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Governance groupRepresents the industry and education sectors to guide the way we develop qualifications for the industry
Working groupWorks with Competenz to develop the new qualifications
Technical advisory groupProvides technical expertise to help Competenz review and develop unit standards and Industry Training Programme
2. Gain approval to develop
3. Gain approval to list
4. Gain approval industry training programme
Leading this review
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What's happening when
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The next review of these qualifications is scheduled for 2019.
You can be involved in that review in a number of ways, for example:
- taking part in a working group to review the New Zealand qualifications
- attending a consultation workshop around the country
- giving feedback on the latest documents (e.g. draft qualifications).
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