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Chainsaw Safe Operation Course

Solidify your safe operation skills and gain knowledge on the latest health & safety regulations with this chainsaw safe operation course.

Course Overview:

The chainsaw is an essential piece of machinery for so many businesses and operating it safely and efficiently is vital. Upskilling and retraining staff is part of the requirements of the H&S at Work Act 2015.

Our Chainsaw Safe Operation course is ideal for intermediate and experienced chainsaw operators to establish their knowledge and understanding as well as learn new skills and safe operating techniques. This will include, up to date information on the health and safety legislation and its role in keeping people safe. 

This course includes an online theory aspect through our training partner and online provider Agricademy. You will receive instructions on how to complete the online module after you register for the course.

Course Outcomes:

  • Break down chainsaws & reassemble them
  • Pre-Start Checks
  • Safety in handling a chainsaw
  • Start a chainsaw correctly- warm & cold start
  • Correct PPE to wear & why
  • Correct body position when using one and safety tips
  • Sharpen a chainsaw correctly
  • Learn the uppercut & lower cut
  • Discuss kickback
  • Learn how to safely transport, store and mix the fuel for chainsaw use
  • The importance of safety when handling fuel

    On completion of the course, you will receive a competency certificate on what was covered throughout the duration of the course, you will also go home with refined knowledge and best practices on Chainsaw Operation.

    Course Details

    Fees: $499 + GST per person. Group discounts available

    Delivery: Online theory module & in-person practical training

    Duration: 1 day* 

    Equipment required: Sensible clothing for all-weather training, covered shoes. 

    *Online module to be completed in own time before attending the practical course 

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    "The chainsaw maintenance section of the course was really useful. Keeping your equipment in good working order may seem like a chore but it's so important for safe operation.”

    Dave