Review of Forestry Earthworks Qualification and Unit Standards

The New Zealand Certificate in Forestry Earthworks (Level 4) [Ref: 3782] was reviewed in 2022, and version 2 is now available on the NZQF.

The Forestry Earthworks unit standards listed below were submitted to NZQA in May 2022 and are awaiting evaluation.

The qualification and unit standards were reviewed as part of the regular review cycle, to make sure they remain current. The level 3 unit standards were also reviewed to ensure they remain fit for industry purpose.

Standard NumberTitleLevelCredits
20474Demonstrate knowledge of forestry earthworks job prescriptions45
20475Demonstrate knowledge of forestry earthworks34
20476Construct forestry roads, tracks, and landings315
30918Interpret and confirm job prescription requirements for a forestry earthworks site.420
30919 Construct pipe culverts and structures for a forestry earthworks site.320
30920Communicate a work plan and coordinate a team to complete forestry earthworks.410
30921Coordinate maintenance operations for forestry earthworks.410
30922 Apply environmental requirements on a forestry earthworks site.423
30923 Implement communication requirements on a forestry earthworks site.410
30924 Facilitate quality outcomes in a forestry earthworks environment.410