This competency standard covers the maintenance, preparation and operation of hand held chainsaws and is suitable for anyone who is required to operate a chainsaw as part of their job role.
Operate and Maintain Chainsaws
2016 Course Dates
24/10/16 – 25/10/16 (Mon / Tues)
This competency standard is run over two days and covers:
- Apply skills and knowledge to cross-cut fallen timber
- Identify cutting techniques to maximise volume and quality recovery
- Comply with mandatory codes of practice and relevant legislation to safely operate chainsaws in the workplace along with duty of care to self, others and the environment
- Dress requirements pertaining to Occupational Safety and Health are mandatory for participation in this course. Steel capped boots, gloves for handling chainsaw bars and chains, safety glasses, leg protection (Chaps) helmet with optional visor and ear muffs
Call: 1800 001 001
Visit: Operate and Maintain Chainsaws
We look forward to welcoming you to a great Challenger Institute short course soon.