Here at the FITC, we are committed to responding to changing requirements in the Forest and Forest Products Industry. Further to this we have developed with industry consultation the following TAFE NSW skillsets. These skillsets can provide much needed employability skills to new entrants. They can also provide recognition of acquired skills for existing workers. Funding support may be available so please contact us to discuss your training requirements today.  

Forest Inventory

  • Navigate in a forest area
  • Measure Trees
  • Select trees for tending operations 

4 x 4 Driving and Recovery

  • Operate a four wheel drive on unsealed roads
  • Recover four wheel drive vehicles
  • Perform complex 4x4 operations
  • Navigate in a forest area

Chemical Handling

  • Follow basic chemical safety rules
  • Apply chemicals under supervision
  • Prepare and apply chemicals
  • Transport, handle and store chemicals

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