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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

15
Nov
Date: 15 November 2018

18
Feb
Date: 18 February 2019

29
Apr
Date: 29 April 2019

17
Jul
Date: 17 July 2019

09
Oct
Date: 09 October 2019