Units, Skills Sets & Qualifications
Nationally endorsed units of competency, skill sets and qualifications for the forestry and timber industry have been grouped under two training packages.
Read more about what Training Packages, Qualifications, Skill Sets and Units are in our Frequently Asked Questions.
The AHC training package includes skills standards for the arboriculture sector, whilst the FWP training package includes skills standards for all other forest, wood and timber product sectors.
Each of the training packages outlines the required knowledge and performance for job roles and tasks within industry, and how these can be assessed. They also include a quality assured Companion Volume Implementation Guide, to assist with the implementation of units, skill sets and qualifications.
Qualifications to support job roles in the forestry and timber industry are listed below. Visit training.gov.au for a full list of qualifications, units of competency, skill sets, accredited courses, and registered training organisations (RTOs) for the forestry and timber industry.