The Thinning to Waste Training Scheme is for those who are employed in a relevant silviculture role who want to add to their current skill base.
For employees in the sector: Give your future career a boost with industry-relevant training in the thinning to waste sector.
For employers: Encourage your employees to gain more knowledge, skills, and experiences that are required in this sector, which will help them progress into further forestry employment opportunities.
A training scheme is study and training that leads to an award but does not, of itself, lead to a qualification listed on the New Zealand Qualifications Framework.
I want to keep studying
For further training tauira might be interested in transitioning via their employer to another education provider at Level 4 or higher. Graduates of this programme may progress on to the following qualifications:
I want to use my award
On successful completion of the programme, employees will have the confidence to enter employment in thinning to waste operations. With additional training and/or experience they may go on to other roles in the forestry industry, such as forestry operations or forestry harvesting.
This is a part-time programme that consists of 40 credits delivered over 36 weeks. You will be required to attend:
You’ll also need to complete learning activities in your own time that are designed to enhance your learning for approximately:
To enrol in this programme, a potential student must:
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