This course will help prepare you to do workplace assessments using BC Forest Safety's assessment and training materials. Assessment checklists and training materials (online and printed) have been developed for specific yarding, harvesting, road building and other forestry occupations.

This course is also useful as an overview for competency based training and assessment systems.

Note: Employers should use on-the-job training and assessments along with the online training to ensure a worker is competent for this occupation. Click here for more information.

Learning Outcomes

Completion of Assessor Knowledge Units that includes content from the following units:

  • 1056 - Competency-based Training and Assessment
  • 1057 - Assessment Attributes and Techniques
  • 1058 - Planning Assessments
  • 1059 - Conducting Assessments
  • 1060 - Evidence Reviewing, Decision Making and Providing Feedback
  • 1061 - Assessment Quality Assurance

Duration & Delivery

Allow approximately 1.5 hours to complete. This is an online course with self-paced, flexible 24/7 access and the expectation of participants completing the course within six months of enrollment.


No cost – free online training.


Click on the online training link in this section to access the Learning Centre.  Search the Course name in the Self-Enroll course list, click on course name, click on Self-enrollment (Student) to enroll.    If you don’t already have a username and password, click on the Create New Account button on the Learning Centre log in screen to self-register.               

Online Training