Code:
0417FOL
Course Type:
Short Course
Cost:
$292.00
Location:
Forestec, Online
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Course Overview

In a single day, you can earn your Forest Operator’s License. This is mandatory for all Timber Harvesting Operator Licenses in Victoria, so gain the qualifications you need to work with ease. The two units in this qualification are conducted as two 4-hour courses on the same day, meaning you’ll walk away with your license straight away.

‘Timber harvesting’ refers to the harvesting of any tree, or part of any tree, for the purpose of processing and selling. The governing body for foresting, Forestworks, requires you to successfully complete these two units before you will receive your Forest Operator’s License. Working in this sector will take you outdoors in your chosen industry as a safe and efficient operator.

Course Dates

CampusTimeDate
Online8.30am – 4.30pm22/10/2021
Enrolments close 13 October
Forestec8.30am – 4.30pm26/11/2021

Qualifications and Recognition

Upon completion of this course, students will be issued with a Statement of Attainment.

Career Opportunities

N/A

Opportunities for Further Study

N/A

Further Information

Course and Entry Requirements

Not Applicable

Pre-requisites

Not Applicable

Online requirement

Not Applicable

Fees

Course Cost

$292.00

Materials Fees

Not Applicable

Specialist Course Information

Students need to be aware that additional applications need to be submitted to Forestworks to achieve the Forest Operators License. Please see the Forestworks FOL website for more details: https://fols.forestworks.com.au/

Placement

Not Applicable

Pathway to Industry Licence

Material and Equipment supplied by students

Not Applicable

Student Services

Support is available for students at every stage of the study journey. Please speak to any of our friendly reception or teaching staff.

Recognition of Prior Learning

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Course Structure

Course Modules

Unit CodeUnit Description
FWPCOR2203Follow environmental care procedures
FWPCOR2205Follow WHS policies and procedure

Assessment

Students participate in classroom theory sessions supplemented by practical experience.