New Zealand Certificate in Forest Industry Operations (Planning and Monitoring)

Te Pukenga - New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology

Subject area

Forestry Studies


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Entry requirements


About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the forest industry with individuals who have the skills and knowledge to be employed in a supervisory role in a forestry or harvesting operation. They will be able to plan and supervise day-to-day activities within a forestry or harvesting operation.
Graduates will be able to work without supervision and be responsible for the safe and efficient operation of forestry employees, plant and equipment.
Graduates will also be capable of maintaining productivity within the operation.
The qualification includes two strands which represent planning and monitoring activities within harvesting and silviculture operations.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Forestry Studies at this level can earn:


Median earnings one year after study


Median earnings two years after study


Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study


Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 86 22 84
Phone: 0800 86 22 84

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