To be awarded the add topic FWP20416 Certificate II in Wood Panel Products, competency must be achieved in thirteen (13) units of competency.

five (5) core units of competency

eight (8) units of competency from the elective group, consisting of:

3 units from Group A

5 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 wood panel products 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 FWPCOR2205

Follow WHS policies and procedures

add topic FWPCOR2207

Maintain quality and product care



Unit Code

Unit Title

Logyard and/or Material Preparation

add topic FWPCOT2218

Cross cut materials with a fixed saw

add topic FWPCOT2226

Debark logs mechanically

Veneer/Board Production

add topic FWPCOT2202

Rack material

add topic FWPCOT2205

Tail out materials

add topic FWPCOT2207

Dress boards and timber

add topic FWPCOT2232

Cut material to shape using a saw

add topic FWPWPP2201

Cut panels

add topic FWPWPP2202

Surface treat raw board

add topic FWPWPP2203

Repair veneer and ply

add topic FWPWPP2204

Repair veneer mechanically

add topic FWPWPP2206

Prepare veneer for ply

add topic FWPWPP2207

Scarf edges of veneer

add topic FWPWPP2208

Cut veneer

add topic FWPWPP2209

Saw products from continuous ply

add topic FWPWPP2210

Cut panels to profile

Lamination and Finishing

add topic FWPCOT2203

Finish and pack products

add topic FWPCOT2222

Produce laminated beams

add topic FWPCOT2224

Band edges of panels

add topic FWPCOT2230

Assemble products

Grading and Testing

add topic FWPCOT2213

Grade softwood sawn and milled products

add topic FWPCOT2225

Chip or flake wood


add topic FWPWPP2205

Prepare chip or fibre blends



Unit Code

Unit Title

Warehousing and Distribution

add topic FWPCOT2201

Stack and bind material

add topic FWPCOT2210

Tally material

add topic FWPCOT2227

Process orders and despatch products

add topic FWPCOT2228

Store materials

add topic FWPCOT2231

Pack products

add topic FWPCOT3264

Build and maintain timber stacks

add topic TLIF1002

Conduct housekeeping activities

Load Handling

add topic FWPWPP2211

Move material by transfer equipment

add topic TLID2004

Load and unload goods/cargo

add topic TLID2010

Operate a forklift

add topic TLID2013

Move materials mechanically using automated equipment

add topic TLID2047

Prepare cargo for transfer with slings

add topic TLILIC2001

Licence to operate a forklift truck

Machinery and Equipment

add topic FWPCOT2219

Use hand-held tools

add topic FWPCOT2237

Maintain chainsaws

add topic FWPCOT2240

Cut material with a pole saw

add topic MEM18011C

Shut down and isolate machines/equipment

Safety and Quality Processes

add topic FWPCOT3263

Maintain and contribute to energy efficiency

add topic HLTAID003

Provide first aid

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

Competitive Manufacturing

add topic MSS402001A

Apply competitive systems and practices

Communication and Relationships

add topic FWPCOT2241

Apply wood and timber product knowledge

add topic SIRXCCS202

Interact with customers

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.