This course is designed for experienced ground based chainsaw operators who require to undertake refresher training. Candidates must have achieved the Award in Chainsaw Mainte-nance and Cross Cutting and Award in Felling and Processing Trees up to 380mm before tak-ing this course.
Risk assessment and emergency procedures
Routine operator maintenance of the chainsaw
Felling techniques of trees up to 380mm
Take down of hung up trees with the aid of hand tools
Delimbing and snedding techniques
Conversion and presentation of timber
On completion of this course, candidates will be awarded a College Certificate of Attendance which summarises content covered.
Venue: Holme Lacy campus
Duration: 1 day
Dates: Availabe on demand
Time: 09:15 - 16:30
Please Note: Course fees are subject to change, please call 0800 032 1986 for the latest details.
How do I Apply
You can apply online, or call us on 0800 032 1986 to request an application form to be emailed or posted to you. Once we have received sufficient applications, we will request payment of the course fee. Receipt of your payment books your place on the course.