Training and Careers Committee

Committee Chair: Paul Burridge

This Committee was established in 2017.

Purpose:

  • Consult on and develop a co-ordinated view on plantation forestry standards, qualifications and training needs and work with FISC, FICA and Competenz (the industry’s ITO) as well as funders and training providers to ensure standards and training solutions are delivering on those needs
  • Promote forestry careers, both directly and by working with and through other agencies

Issues:

  • National Standards for forestry, tertiary forestry training framework, training delivery, recruitment into the industry.

Composition:

  • Forest owners (FOA and FFA), contractors, Competenz, training providers with an interest in forestry.

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2018 Work Programme

Committee Meetings

21
May
21 May 2018


16
Aug
16 August 2018


15
Nov
15 November 2018