Prepare timber to meet import/export compliance requirements

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Assessment Template
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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
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Elements and Performance Criteria

ELEMENTS

PERFORMANCE CRITERIA

Elements describe the essential outcomes.

Performance criteria describe the performance needed to demonstrate achievement of the element. Where bold italicised text is used, further information is detailed in the range of conditions.

1. Review regulatory requirements for import/export of timber

1.1 Identify and follow environmental legal requirements for preparing timber to meet import/export compliance requirements

1.2 Biosecurity requirements relevant to timber import/export are identified

1.3 Confirm and interpret compliance requirements.

1.4 Examine organisational compliance requirements for critical implications, risks and consequences of possible breaches.

2. Ensure timber compliance for import/export

2.1 Identify timber for import/export and assess wood properties.

2.2 Examine timber for identify biohazards associated with the particular species and undertake a risk assessment.

2.3 Determine the need for timber treatment and arrange for any required treatments to be carried out.

2.4 Establish the need for phytosanitary certificates and arrange for procurement.

3. Document compliance requirements

3.1 Complete and check branding of timber in line with regulatory requirements.

3.2 Obtain forest certification records and forward to relevant authorities.

3.3 Complete compliance records and reports and submit to appropriate internal and external personnel

3.4 Report breaches of compliance to those with sufficient authority to correct them.