Statement of Attainment

These competencies from the FWP Forest and Wood Products Training Package meet the industry requirements for planning and evaluating dressing conditions and processes to set, adjust and maintain cutters and equipment for finger jointed timber. The competencies also meet industry requirements to inspect and test moulding and planing machines and other associated equipment for moulder operators producing finger jointed timber.


This skill set is for people who assess and maintain cutter performance and dressing boards using multi-headed machines in a forest products factory setting that produces finger jointed timber.


The Skill set for a finger jointing moulder operator consists of:

add topic FWPCOR3204 Visually assess materials

add topic FWPCOT3205 Dress boards using multi-headed machines

add topic FWPCOT3217 Assess and maintain cutter performance


These units provide credit towards a number of qualifications including:

FWP30316 Certificate III in Sawmilling and Processing

FWP30516 Certificate III in Timber Manufactured Products

FWP30816 Certificate III in Wood Machining