Operate and Maintain Chainsaws – AHCMOM213

This course is designed for personnel who use or may need to use a chainsaw in the course of the employment. This two-day course provides students with the knowledge

User Avatar Keir Ramsey

category : Chainsaw

10 students

This course is designed for personnel who use or may need to use a chainsaw in the course of the employment. This two-day course provides students with the knowledge and skill to enable them to safely cross cut trees that have fallen over. The course details :

  • Safety Features of a chainsaw and Personal Protective Equipment
  • How trees grow and why they fall over
  • Chain design and different types of chain available
  • Sharpening of chain
  • Chainsaw Maintenance
  • Identification, assess and manage hazards
  • Safe Manual handling
  • Basic cutting techniques
  • Cross Cutting
  • Trimming
  • Boring

National Competency Code

AHCMOM213 – Operate and Maintain Chainsaws

Duration

2 days

Prerequisites

Nil

Class Size

A maximum of 10 students per class

Specific Course Requirements

All equipment provided including chainsaws, PPE. If students have their own equipment and chainsaws they are encouraged to bring it along so that they can become familiar on equipment they will use regularly.

If the course is to be held outside of our Canberra location access to suitable trees that have either fallen or that can be felled is required.

Assessment

Competency is assessed by a theory examination and practical assessment

Unique Student Identifier

Please ensure that you bring along your Unique Student Identifier – this government issued number tracks your nationally recognised training. If you need to create one or if you have forgotten your existing USI it is available at www.usi.gov.au.

Course Award

At the completion of the course students will be issued with a Statement of Attainment and pocket sized laminated ticket that details the competencies they have been awarded with.

Frequency

The industry for chainsaw certification is that students should be reassessed for competency every three years. At the end of three years students will be required to attend a one day reassessment

Price

The cost for the 2 day course is $600
GST is not levied on Nationally Accredited training

Note Funding is available for ACT Based candidates that qualify under the funding requirements of ACT Training Fund Authority. Further details are available here:
http://www.trainingfund.com.au/programs/professional-development/

Contact

Keir Ramsey 0432 553 642
Email : keir.ramsey@lemketimbertraining.com.au
Website : www.lemketimbertraining.com.au

Location of Course

Canberra, ACT or on request we can travel to your location.

Student Handbook

A copy of the student book can be found on our website or by following the link below:

Student Handbook

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Covid Safety

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Instructor

User Avatar Keir Ramsey

$600.00
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