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Forestry Health and Safety Operations (Micro-credential)

Turanga Ararau

Subject area

Forestry Studies


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

To gain admission to Tūranga Ararau requires applications to be New Zealand citizens or permanent residents.
To gain entry to the micro-credential learners preferably will have a level 3 qualification or equivalent experience and a demonstrate commitment to work and progress in the industry.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

To provide Maori graduates and employers of a predominantly Maori workforce with the skills and knowledge to be sustainably employed in a health and safety roles in silviculture or harvesting operation. They will be able to take responsibility for the safe and efficient operation of forestry employees, plant and equipment and safe behaviour audits.

Being responsive to our key Iwi stakeholders, this programme will increase the number of skilled and qualified people, in particular Māori working for Iwi and the wider industry to increase the quality and productivity of our local commercial forestry estates.

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Rural Women New Zealand Tertiary Bursaries

Provided by:

Rural Women New Zealand



$1,000 each.

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Bashford-Nicholls Trust Vocational Study Scholarships

Provided by:

Royce Nicholls Trust/Margaret Bashford Trust




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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

Phone: (06) 868 1081
Fax: (06) 868 1061

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


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