Chainsaw Operator Safety – October 11, 2022
October 11, 2022
Chainsaw Operator Safety
Who can take the Chainsaw Operator Safety course?
This course is designed to educate participants on the proper use of chainsaws. Through training and skill development chainsaw operators will become more knowledgeable on the safety of handling the chainsaw. As a result participants will feel confident they have the ability to safely and proficient operate the machinery. We also offer a Quick Cut Saw Operator Safety training course. You can click on link highlighted for more details.
Overview of the Chainsaw Operator Safety course:
In this course participants will go through a theory, short test as well as practical portion. List below are some of topics that will be discussed in the course.
- Understanding what contributes to accidents and how to avoid them
- Understanding compression and tension
- Learning about safe handling, maintenance and the overall use of a chainsaw
- Personal safety and risk assessment
- How to: cold start techniques and warm start techniques
- Personal protection equipment required as well as
- Understanding risk management
PPE (Personal Protection Equipment) Requirements: Steel toed boots, gloves and hard hat as a minimum. Furthermore any additional PPE will be as per job site requirements.
In conclusion, the education this training provides to workers and employers will provide them with a better understanding of the chainsaw. As a result, this knowledge will provide for a safer workplace.
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A minimum of 48 hours cancellation notice is required and no refunds will be given or if not prepaid you will be invoiced for the seats. For Example: If you have a booking for a Thursday class, cancellation must be before 8am Tuesday Morning.
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