The Forest Safety for Contractors guide supports the unit of competency FWPCOR2205 Follow WHS policies and procedures. It is part of a set of materials that have been developed to support workers in Tasmania’s forest industry with the skills required to follow health and safety procedures. While the materials focus on harvesting and clearing, the same principles apply to roading and site preparation.

The complete set of materials includes the following:

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ForestWorks has developed this guide under the Training and Skills Development Service (TSDS). The TSDS was funded by the Australian and Tasmanian Governments to support the rebuilding and reskilling of the Tasmanian forest and timber industry.