Certificate II in Harvesting and Haulage

Not Applicable


Packaging Rules

Total number of units = 13

7Core units plus

2Elective units from Group A plus

4Elective units from Group A and/or Group B, which can include up to 2 relevant units recommended for packaging at Certificate II or Certificate III from an endorsed Training Package or State/Territory accredited course

Elective units must be relevant to work undertaken in the Harvesting and Haulage Sector of the industry



Unit Code

Unit Name


add topic FPICOR2201B

Work effectively in the forest and forest products industry

add topic FPICOR2202B

Communicate and interact effectively in the workplace

add topic FPICOR2203B

Follow environmental care procedures

add topic FPICOR2204B

Follow fire prevention procedures

add topic FPICOR2205B

Follow OHS policies and procedures

add topic FPICOR2207B

Maintain quality and product care

add topic HLTFA301B

Apply first aid



Unit Code

Unit Name

Fire Control

add topic PUAEQU001B

Prepare, maintain and test response equipment

add topic PUAFIR201B

Prevent injury

add topic PUAFIR204B

Respond to wildfire (unit has add topic PUAFIR201B Prevent injury as a pre-requisite)

add topic PUALAW001B

Protect and preserve incident scene

add topic PUAOPE002B

Operate communications systems and equipment

add topic PUATEA001B

Work in a team

add topic RTE2503B

Observe and report on weather

Harvesting Operations

add topic FPICOT2220B

Select trees for tending operations

add topic FPIHAR2202A

Harvest trees manually (basic)

add topic FPIHAR2203B

Hook up felled logs using cables (choker)

add topic FPIHAR2204B

Perform landing duties (chaser)

add topic FPIHAR2205B

Conduct mobile splitting operations

add topic FPIHAR2206B

Operate a mobile chipper/mulcher

add topic FPIHAR2207A

Trim and cut harvested trees

add topic RTF2027A

Undertake standard climbing techniques

add topic RTF2311A

Undertake stump removal

Grading & Testing

add topic FPICOT2223B

Segregate and sort logs



Unit Code

Unit Name

Warehousing & Distribution

add topic FPICOT2228B

Store materials

add topic TLID3307C

Operate a vehicle-mounted loading crane

Machinery & Equipment

add topic FPICOT2234B

Operate 4x4 vehicle

add topic FPICOT2237A

Maintain chainsaws

add topic RTE2308A

Operate ride-on vehicles

add topic TLIC207C

Drive light rigid vehicle

add topic TLIC307C

Drive medium rigid vehicle

Load Handling

add topic TLID407C

Load and unload goods and cargo

add topic TLID1007C

Operate a forklift

add topic TLILIC108A

Licence to operate a forklift

Safety & Quality Processes

add topic FPICOT2233B

Navigate in forest areas

add topic RIIOHS205A

Control traffic with stop-slow bat

add topic RTD2501A

Maintain cultural places

add topic RTD2703A

Operate in isolated and remote situations

Administration & Business

add topic BSBINM201A

Process and maintain workplace information

add topic BSBITU201A

Produce simple word processed documents

add topic BSBWOR204A

Use business technology


    Not Applicable

Entry Requirements

Not Applicable

Licensing Information

Not Applicable

Employability Skills


The following table contains a summary of the employability skills for this qualification. This table should be interpreted in conjunction with the detailed requirements of each unit of competency packaged in this qualification. The outcomes described here are broad industry requirements that may vary depending on the packaging options.

Employability Skill

Industry/enterprise requirements for this qualification include:


Accurately locate, record and report information

Communicate details of an incident

Identify and comply with safety signs and symbols

Use appropriate communication and interpersonal techniques with colleagues and others


Make constructive contributions to the group

Notify appropriate personnel in the event of an emergency

Report breaches or potential breaches of relevant environmental regulations to relevant personnel

Share relevant workplace information with co-workers to achieve designated individual and team goals and objectives


Identify and report occupational health and safety issues and risks in the work area to appropriate personnel

Identify and resolve problems

Identify problems and equipment faults and demonstrate appropriate response procedures

Immediately identify and promptly report problems to appropriate personnel to avoid repetition of de-valued product

Initiative and enterprise

Demonstrate effective response procedures to workplace risk, hazards and emergency

Note and communicate goals or outcomes to appropriate personnel

Recognise signs of fire and raise alarm at appropriate time in accordance with workplace procedures

Suggest improvements to workplace practices and resource efficiency to relevant personnel

Planning and organising

Accurately identify and comply with safety signs and symbols

Access and apply workplace safety procedures

Efficiently maintain quality and product care in accordance with environmental legislation and workplace procedures

Follow safe workplace procedures for dealing with accidents and emergencies within scope of responsibilities


Apply, follow and adhere to quality system procedures to personal work

Maintain work relationships

Safely and efficiently follow environmental care procedures according to organisational requirements

Seek appropriate support to assist and improve own performance to achieve personal and organisational goals and objectives


Establish opportunities for professional development in consultation with appropriate personnel in accordance with organisational procedures

Identify opportunities for professional development

Practise and carry out emergency and evacuation procedures in the event of an emergency

Record and report information regarding learning and competency development in accordance with organisational requirements


Select equipment appropriate to work task requirements and use in accordance with manufacturer's recommendations, which includes equipment necessary to complete work tasks, and may include telephones or communications equipment, tools, machinery, vehicles, navigational aids, instruments, computers and computer software, printers, facsimile machines and photocopiers