Chainsaw Safety and Cutting Techniques
Chainsaws are one of the most useful tools a worker can use. Whether felling a tree or performing other cutting techniques, knowing how to safely and efficiently use a chainsaw is a must. Our chainsaw and cutting techniques course is designed to educate personnel about appropriate control measures including personal protective equipment, safety features, reactive forces, and use and handling. Training workers and developing skills that reduce and mitigate risks associated with chainsaws and cutting techniques is the general theme of this course.
SPECIFIC TOPICS OF INSTRUCTION:
- Risk Management, Emergency Planning, PPE
- Chainsaw Safety, Starting and Operations
- Technical Cutting and Small Tree Felling
- Limbing and Bucking
- Chainsaw Maintenance