Manage tending operations in a native forest

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Assessment Tool
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Assessment Template
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Assessment Matrix
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Wiki Markup
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Evidence Guide
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Competency Mapping Template
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Observation Checklist
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Self Assessment Survey
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Moodle Outcomes
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Registered Training Organisations
Trying to find someone to train or assess you? This link lists all the RTOs that are currently registered to deliver FPIFGM5210A, 'Manage tending operations in a native forest'.
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Elements and Performance Criteria



1. Plan tending operation

1.1. Applicable Occupational Health and Safety (OHS), environmental, legislative and organisational requirements relevant to tending operations are identified and followed

1.2. Timeline and budget are identified and checked with appropriate personnel

1.3. Environmental protection requirements are identified and implemented

1.4. Operation requirements are reviewed and analysed for inputs and impact on the overall plan in accordance with site requirements

1.5. Consultative processes are used to obtain input to the plan in accordance with site requirements

1.6. Tending plan is developed, documented and communicated in accordance with site requirements

1.7. Necessary approvals are sought and obtained in accordance with site requirements

2. Implement tending operation

2.1. Tending operation is implemented in accordance with operation requirements, schedule, budget and legislative requirements

2.2. Required resources and authorisations are coordinated and obtained in accordance with organisational and legislative requirements

2.3. Emergency treatments and hazard notification procedures are implemented in accordance with legislative requirements

2.4. Schedule for site is organised in conjunction with technical operators in accordance with organisational requirements

2.5. Communication with others is established and maintained in accordance with OHS and organisational requirements

2.6. Documentation requirements are identified and communicated in accordance with OHS requirements

3. Monitor tending operation

3.1. Monitoring points are identified and adhered to in accordance with organisational procedures

3.2. Tending operation is checked to ensure environmental, OHS, organisational and legislative compliance requirements are met and documentation is completed and submitted as required

3.3. Communication with operations supervisor is maintained in accordance with OHS and organisational requirements

3.4. Tending operation plan and processes are amended as required to ensure specifications, quality and performance targets are met

4. Review tending operation

4.1. Tending operation is reviewed against tending operation plan and organisational requirements

4.2. Information and data is analysed to determine effectiveness of tending operation and improvements to future plans

4.3. Recommendations for future operations are prepared based on findings of analysis and consultation conducted

4.4. Native forest tending operations are recorded and reported to appropriate personnel

Qualifications and Skillsets

FPIFGM5210A appears in the following qualifications:

  • FPI50105 - Diploma of Forest and Forest Products