Chainsaw Trim and Cut delivers the outcomes required to trim and cross cut felled trees with a chainsaw and covers maintenance of equipment and general workplace legislative and regulatory requirements. Students will learn how to trim and cut felled trees with a chainsaw in a variety of work settings. The skills and knowledge required for competent workplace performance are to be used within the scope of the person's job and authority.
- Regulations and safe work procedures
- Environmental protection measures
- Legislative requirements
- Pre-start checks
- Safe chainsaw operation and cutting techniques
- Identifying and assessing defects and stresses within chosen trees
- Planning and sequencing cuts
- Routine maintenance of chainsaws
- Recording and reporting systems
Full payment for courses up to $1,500 must be made before the commencement of the course. For courses that cost over $1,500, Site Skills Training will hold an initial deposit of $1,500, with the balance to be paid upon commencement of the course.
Payment can be made via eftpos, cash or cheque. For billing information including who to write a cheque to, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1300 700 080.
Upon successful completion of the course participants will be awarded with a Statement of Attainment for one (1) nationally recognised unit of competency
Please refer to our Refund Policy
For further information about onsite training for this course, email email@example.com or you can contact us on 1300 700 080 or Apply Online.
Chainsaw Trim and Cut Trees requires a Unique Student Identifier (USI) , you can still complete the training without a USI, though Site Skills Training is unable to provide you with your completion certificate until you provided us with your USI. To apply for a free USI visit the USI website or contact our facility.
This course is designed for persons who use a chainsaw for simple tasks other that felling trees such as area maintenance
Units of Competency
FWPCOT2239 Trim and cut felled trees
This unit of competency forms part of several nationally recognised qualifications from both the forestry and civil sectors.