Combination Forestry Equipment Operator

6 weeks 

This 6 week course is designed to allow the student to be certified on, up to, two forestry machines of their choice. This will give the student the competitive advantage in obtaining employment in the Forestry Industry. Once on-site the student will be given the choice of how many machine hours they would like to train on for each machine. Based on the student's proficiency, they will be certified upon review. 

240 hours total

Machine Options:

(select 2 machines) 

  • Log Loader 
  • Dangle Head Processor
  • Feller Buncher
  • Grapple Skidder
  • Forwarder 

Compliance Course Training

40 hours of classroom training will consist of your choice of the below 4 courses: 
  • First Aid Level 1 
  • Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) 
  • S100 Fire Suppression OR Ground Distsrubance 

Practical Machine Maintenance and Operation Training: 

200 hours of on site training: 

  • Machine Orientation and Preventative Maintenance
  • Advanced Machine Operations 

 Cost: $31,400

**All students of O’Brien Training will be registered into our recruitment database through Core Recruitment.  Each course includes in house consultation with one of our Recruiters at Core Recruitment where students will be assisted with career development services to increase the probability of successful employment.