TRAINING IN 
OTAGO/SOUTHLAND

ENTRY-LEVEL TRAINING 

Entry-level training is available for Year 12 and 13 school students in Milton, South Otago. This training aims to give students a broad introduction to all the careers available in forestry. 

The training is provided by Tokomairiro Training, in partnership with Johnson Forestry Services, Mosgiel. Students will attend for 2 days per week for 32 weeks (two semesters). There is lots of practical training involved, and students work towards NZQA Level 2 and 3 standards, which double as NCEA credits.

SNAPSHOT INFO

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Location

Milton, South Otago

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Duration

32 weeks (2 days/wk)

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Entry requirements

NCEA Level 1 preferred

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Relevant jobs

Wide range of jobs in sector

COURSE CONTENT

Foundation courses teach practical skills.

The course includes visits to forestry operations and other parts of the industry such as sawmills, ports, and research organisations. 

COURSE COSTS

In many cases, entry level courses are subsidised or free, and students are given assistance with other costs. 

Contact Linda Allen at Tokomairiro Training: 0800 223328 or 027 201 8580