Chainsaw - Felling (Basic-Intermediate)

CHAINSAW PROGRAM - FELLING (BASIC-INTERMEDIATE)

DESCRIPTION

Part 2 of this this program provides the knowledge and skills required to assess, plan and safely carry out manual tree-felling operations using a chainsaw.

APPLICATION

The aim of this program is to provide participants with the skills and knowledge required to assess, plan and safely fell trees to an intermediate level using a chainsaw. 

DURATION

  • 1 Day


UNITS OF COMPETENCY

The program is aligned to meet the following Nationally Recognised units of competency:

Tree Felling Intermediate

  • FWPCOT2236 Fell trees manually (basic)
  • FWPFGM3212 Fall trees manually (intermediate)
COURSE CONTENT

  • Theory of felling
  • Basic tree felling
  • Intermediate tree felling

PRE-REQUISITES

Trim, Cross Cut and Rip

  • FWPCOR2205 Follow WHS policies and procedures

  • FWPCOT2237 Maintain chainsaws

  • FWPCOT2239 Trim and cut felled trees

These units are covered in our basic program:

Assessment is conducted by Risk Response + Rescue using evidence of skills and knowledge obtained throughout the program.

CERTIFICATION

A Statement of Attainment listing individual units of competency will be issued to participants upon successful completion.

MAX COURSE SIZE

9 participants

COMPLIANCE

  • Relevant Workplace Health & Safety Regulations
  • Enterprise specific legislation, stand- ards and codes

COURSE MATERIAL

Each participant will receive a learner resource kit.