Home / Course catalog / Chainsaw Operator Classroom Training (NT16259)


Chainsaw Operator Classroom Training (NT16259)

Chainsaws are used by a wide range of people in a wide range of occupations, it is a useful tool but if not properly maintained or trained on, a chainsaw can be very dangerous and holds great potential for injury. This training will provide chainsaw operators with the skills and knowledge required to safely maintain and operate a chainsaw. The training covers a wide range of topics including legislation, tree hazards, personal protective equipment, pre-operation inspection, kickback prevention, notching, limbing and felling. The training consists of four hours of classroom work and three hours hands on felling and bucking in a woodlot and in the field saw sharpening.

Start Date: 19/07/2023 Time: 8:30AM EST Duration: 1 Day Mode of Delivery: Classroom

  • Course Content
  • Practical session
  • Final Evaluation
  • Course Rating Survey
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certificate with a duration: Forever