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Chainsaw Operations Basic

Chainsaw Operations Basic

Address
HPOTS Training Campus, Cessnock.   View map
Phone
02 4990 2588

$350.00

This unit describes the outcomes required to trim and cut felled trees with a chainsaw and to complete operator maintenance. It applies to situations where the production of timber is not the primary focus of the activity.

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Program Outline

This unit describes the outcomes required to trim and cut felled trees with a chainsaw and to complete operator maintenance. It applies to situations where the production of timber is not the primary focus of the activity.
The unit applies to a forestry worker, chainsaw operator, forest harvester, harvesting technician and arboriculture worker.

Prerequisites – There are no prerequisites for this program.

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this program, Participants will have gained the following skills and knowledge:

  • Plan for trimming and cutting
  • Select appropriate PPE and other equipment
  • Visually assess felled trees
  • Plan for cutting
  • Use chainsaw safely and correctly
  • Complete equipment maintenance

Note: Participants are required to bring their own chainsaw, petrol, PPE including chaps, safety helmet and safety glasses.
Upon successful completion of the Training Program, Participants will receive the nationally recognised Statement of Attainment FWPCOT2239.

Location

HPOTS Training Campus, Cessnock.

Fees and Charges

The program fee is $350 per person. This fee includes Training and Assessment and Program material costs.

Student Information Handbook

Detailed student information is available in the Student Information Handbook. This booklet contains important information regarding your rights and obligations. Please download our student handbook from our policies page

Select a Date 17.12.2019, 17.02.2020, 16.03.2020, 14.04.2020, 18.05.2020, 15.06.2020

Status

Schedule

1 Day Program. 7.30am – 3.30pm daily

Day 1 – Presentation, chainsaw activities and Unit of Competency Summative Assessment.