Chainsaw Trim and Cut describes 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
Verification of Competency
Chainsaw Trim and Cut Verification of Competencies can be delivered on-site and at our training facility. For more information, please contact the facility, or view our VOC page.
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 email@example.com or call 1300 700 080.
Upon successful completion of this unit a Statement of Attainment will be issued
Please refer to our Refund Policy
Are you interested in Chainsaw Trim and Cut Trees? For more information about the course or how to apply, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 07 5494 8924 or you can 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.
Chainsaw Trim and Cut is designed for persons who use a chainsaw for simple tasks other that felling trees such as area maintenance
Training and assessment is conducted on-site at the Site Skills Training Landsborough. Upon arrangement, training and courses can be conducted at the premises of industry clients providing there a suitable industry training facilities.
Our Sunshine Coast facility is at 219 Forestry Road, Landsborough QLD and training can be delivered on-site/client premises.
Yes - except for licenced units
Units of Competency
FWPCOT2239 Trim and cut felled trees
Chainsaw Trim and Cut unit of competency forms part of several nationally recognised qualifications from both the forestry and civil sectors.