Operate Chainsaw

Unit(s): 
  • AHCMOM213 - Operate and Maintain Chainsaws
  • Duration: 

    2-3 days

    Venue: 

    Entally Estate (also available on alternative site by arrangement)

    Requirements: 
  • Must wear Safety Boots (not supplied)
  • Must wear other PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) as directed (supplied)
  • Photo ID (e.g. drivers licence)
  • Some practical experience an advantage
  • Nominal Cost: 

    $550 per person (group discounts and/or Govt subsidies may be available on request)

    About the Training: 

    This two to three day course is a blend of theory and practice in basic maintenance and safe use of chainsaws. It specifically covers cross and bore cutting of felled logs.
    This training can be delivered at a farm/worksite of your choice, provided logs are available on site and subject to prior arrangements.
    The assessment is based on direct observation as well as completion of written activities. On competence participants will receive a Statement of Attainment.
    This training is highly recommended for anyone using a chainsaw at work or privately.

    Summary: 
  • Train to use Chainsaws safely and responsibly
  • No age requirements
  • Previous experience an advantage (but not required)
  • Blend of theory and practical
  • We supply training location (Entally Estate) and logs, or come to you (by arrangement - you must supply logs)
  • Must wear suitable footwear (Safety Boots - not supplied)
  • We supply Chainsaws, tools, fuel and PPE (Personal Protective Equipment - with exception of footwear)
  • Transport from Youth Futures (by arrangement)
  • Literacy friendly learning materials, additional Literacy and Numeracy support available by negotiation
  • For More Info: 

    Contact Us
    Ph: (03) 63 316 176
    Email: training@youthfutures.org.au
     

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