Tūranga Ararau is the Iwi Tertiary Education provider of Te Rūnanga o Tūranganui ā Kiwa and provides and promotes the skills, knowledge and qualifications to enable Iwi to manage, advance and control their cultural and economic resources being the land, the forests, the sea and, most importantly, our people.
We are measured on quality outcomes of qualifications, employment and advanced learning.
You can study either Forest Operations or Forestry Management. Forestry Operations includes topics like health and safety, landing operations and processing, chainsaw safety and use, quality control, and how to safely operate a forestry machine. Forest Management includes topics like business planning, forest health and nutrition management, supply chain, harvesting and silviculture operations management, and environmental sustainability.
Whichever you decide, you’ll enjoy expert, hands-on tuition and graduate ready to enjoy a solid career in forestry. Find out more about the industry and the wide range of exciting employment opportunities that it has to offer.
Competenz is one of New Zealand’s industry training organisations. We work with more than 3,500 companies and 20,000 learners in 36 industries around New Zealand each year to build skills, careers and businesses. Most learning takes place on-the-job.
We partner with employers, apprentices, schools, training providers and assessors across the country.
The Eastland Wood Council provides a collective voice for the forestry industry in the Eastland region which encompasses the Gisborne and Wairoa District Council areas and stretches from the Mohaka River in the South to East Cape in the North.