New Zealand Certificate in Tree Felling and Clearing (Non-Production)

Competenz

Subject area

Forestry Studies

Qualification

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

Entry requirements

None.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide people who have gained sufficient knowledge and skills to operate safely and effectively in roles outside of the forest industry (non-production) that involve the felling and clearing of trees.

This qualification is intended for people who in the Department of Conservation, the Army, rural fire fighting, forestry (supervisors or security), road construction and maintenance, and track construction and maintenance.

Graduates of this qualification will be capable of planning and undertaking the felling and clearing of trees under limited supervision. Those that complete the Hazardous Tree Management strand are able to fell trees under hazardous circumstances under limited supervision.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Forestry Studies at this level can earn:

$24,000

Median earnings one year after study

$29,000

Median earnings two years after study

$40,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

46%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Transpower Rural Communities Trust Tertiary Grant

Provided by:

Rural Communities Trust

Website:

http://www.ruralcommunitiestrust.org.nz

Value:

So far, almost 1,000 grants have been approved, totaling well over $600,000.

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Murray King Memorial Scholarship

Provided by:

Masterton District Council - Community Services Manager

Website:

http://mstn.govt.nz/

Value:

Up to $2,000.

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 526 1800
Phone: 0800 526 1800
Fax: (09) 539 9899
Email: info@competenz.org.nz
Web: http://www.competenz.org.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.

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