To be awarded the add topic FWP20216 Certificate II in Harvesting and Haulage, competency must be achieved in thirteen (13) units of competency.

seven (7) core units of competency

six (6) units of competency from the elective group, consisting of:

2 units from Group A

4 units from Group A and/or Group B, the total of which can include up to 2 units recommended for packaging at Certificate I, II or III level from this or any other 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 Title


add topic FWPCOR2201

Work effectively in the forest and forest products industry

add topic FWPCOR2202

Communicate and interact effectively in the workplace

add topic FWPCOR2203

Follow environmental care procedures

add topic FWPCOR2204

Follow fire prevention procedures

add topic FWPCOR2205

Follow WHS policies and procedures

add topic FWPCOR2207

Maintain quality and product care

add topic HLTAID003

Provide first aid



Unit Code

Unit Title

Fire Control

add topic AHCWRK201A

Observe and report on weather

add topic PUAEQU001B

Prepare, maintain and test response equipment


add topic PUAFIR215 Prevent injury (Fire sector specific)

add topic PUAFIR215

Prevent injury

add topic PUAFIR204B

Respond to wildfire


add topic PUAFIR215 Prevent injury

add topic PUALAW001B

Protect and preserve incident scene

add topic PUAOPE002B

Operate communications systems and equipment

add topic PUATEA001B

Work in a team

Harvesting Operations

add topic AHCARB204A

Use standard climbing techniques to access trees

add topic AHCARB206A

Operate and maintain stump grinding machines

add topic FWPCOT2220

Select trees for tending operations

add topic FWPCOT2236

Fall trees manually (basic)

add topic FWPHAR2203

Hook up felled logs using cables (choker)

add topic FWPHAR2204

Perform landing duties (chaser)

add topic FWPHAR2205

Conduct mobile splitting operations

add topic FWPHAR2206

Operate a mobile chipper/mulcher

add topic FWPHAR2207

Trim and cut harvested trees

Grading & Testing

add topic FWPCOT2223

Segregate and sort logs



Unit Code

Unit Title

Warehousing and Distribution

add topic FWPCOT2228

Store materials

add topic TLID3033

Operate a vehicle-mounted loading crane

Machinery and Equipment

add topic FWPCOT2237

Maintain chainsaws

add topic TLIC2002

Drive light rigid vehicle

add topic TLIC3003

Drive medium rigid vehicle

Load Handling

add topic TLID2004

Load and unload goods/cargo

add topic TLID2010

Operate a forklift

add topic TLILIC2001

Licence to operate a forklift truck

Safety and Quality Processes

add topic AHCILM201A

Maintain cultural places

add topic AHCWRK203A

Operate in isolated and remote situations

add topic FWPCOT2233

Navigate in forest areas

add topic FWPCOT3263

Maintain and contribute to energy efficiency

add topic RIIWHS205D

Control traffic with stop-slow bat

Administration and Business

add topic BSBINM201

Process and maintain workplace information

add topic BSBITU201

Produce simple word processed documents

add topic BSBWOR204

Use business technology

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.