Extract timber to a landing using a tractor fitted with a skidding attachment in a production situation

This unit is for people who extract timber to a landing using a tractor fitted with a skidding attachment in a production situation.

People credited with this unit standard are able to:
Demonstrate knowledge of the skidding attachment.
Prepare the skidding attachment for extraction.
Prepare for extraction.
Extract timber to a landing using a tractor and skidding attachment in a production situation.
Park and shut-down the tractor, and maintain the skidding attachment after use.

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Extract timber to a landing using a cable yarder in a production situation

This unit is for people who extract timber to a landing using a cable yarder in a production situation.

People credited with this unit are able to:
Demonstrate knowledge of the cable yarder.
Prepare and start-up the cable yarder for extraction.
Prepare for extraction.
Operate a cable yarder to extract timber to a landing in a production situation.
Shut-down and maintain a cable yarder after use.

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Extract timber to a landing using a cable skidder in a production situation

This unit is for people who extract timber to a landing using a cable skidder in a production situation.

People credited with this unit standard are able to:
Demonstrate knowledge of the cable skidder.
Prepare and start-up the skidder for extraction.
Prepare for extraction.
Extract timber to a landing using a cable skidder in a production situation.
Park, shutdown and maintain the skidder after use.

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Extract and transport timber using a tractor and trailer in a production situation

This unit is for people who extract and transport timber using a tractor and trailer in a production situation.

People credited with this unit standard are able to:
Demonstrate knowledge of the trailer.
Prepare the trailer for extraction and transport.
Prepare for extraction and transport.
Extract and transport timber using a tractor and trailer in a production situation.
Park the tractor and trailer, shut-down the tractor and maintain the trailer after use.

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Demonstrate knowledge of wire rope, rigging accessories, anchor systems and rigging in cable yarding operations

This unit is for people who intend to do rigging in cable yarding operations.

People credited with this unit are able to:
Demonstrate knowledge of wire ropes used in cable yarding operations.
Demonstrate knowledge of rigging accessories.
Demonstrate knowledge of anchor systems.
Demonstrate knowledge of the rigging of intermediate. supports, tailtrees and a tower for a cable yarding operation.

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Delimb tree lengths using a static delimber in a production situation

This unit is for people who delimb tree lengths using a static delimber in a production situation.

People credited with this unit are able to:
Demonstrate knowledge of factors influencing efficiencies and safety in delimbing tree lengths with a static delimber.
Demonstrate knowledge of the static delimber.
Prepare and start-up the static delimber.
Prepare for static delimbing.
Delimb tree lengths with a static delimber in a production situation complying with operational requirements.
Shut down and maintain the static delimber after use.

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Prepare, operate and maintain a tractor in a non-production situation

This unit is for people who operate a tractor.

People credited with this unit standard are able to:
Demonstrate knowledge of the tractor.
Prepare and start-up the tractor.
Operate the tractor.
Park, shut-down and maintain the tractor after use.

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Choke and dechoke timber during extraction with a skidding machine fitted with a winch in a production situation

This unit is for people who choke and dechoke timber during extraction with a skidding machine fitted with a winch in a production situation.

People credited with this unit standard are able to:
Prepare for choking and dechoking.
Choke timber for extraction with a skidding machine.
Dechoke timber on the landing.

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Choke and dechoke timber during extraction with a cable yarder in a production situation

Learners credited with this unit standard are able to:

write for a specified audience and purpose
use language structures and features to produce coherent and cohesive texts for a wide range of contexts
draft own writing and edit to improve clarity and correctness

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Use mathematics to investigate and monitor the financial aspects of personal, business and national issues

This unit standard will be useful to people who aim to achieve recognition at some level in Further Education and
Training or to meet the Fundamental requirement of a wide range of qualifications registered on the National
Qualifications Framework.

People credited with this unit standard are able to:

Use mathematics to plan and control personal and/or household budgets and income and expenditure.

Use simple and compound interest to make sense of and define a variety of situations including investments, stokvels, inflation, appreciation and depreciation.

Investigate various aspects of financial transactions including costs, prices, revenue, cost price, selling price, loss and profit.

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