Get an introduction to the range of employment opportunities in the forest industry.
The Eastland forest industry would like to introduce you to The Generation Programme – a ‘real world’ learning experience combining industry training and employment.
6 week Base Camp – get ‘work ready’
Individualised 2 year training and career pathway
Earn while you learn – paid employment
Supported learning – pastoral care
Flexibility to change mid-stream to other parts of the industry
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Act upon growing our people
Qualifications & Careers
The industry boasts over forty different job choices...we need to train the right people with the right skills.
Forestry Base Camp
A comprehensive 6 week introduction to the Forest Industry, providing you with the fundamental skills for employment.
Willing to learn, reliable, committed, determined to succeed, positive attitude, willing improve physical fitness & drug-free.
About Eastland Forestry Council
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.