Sever Uprooted or Windblown Trees Using a Chainsaw - Refresher

Product code: 
RPCU007
Summary / introduction: 
Working on Windblown Trees Using a Chainsaw is potentially very hazardous and it is essential to maintain your skills and knowledge.  As this is not a job that is undertaken every day periodic refresher training is essential.
Target audience: 

Our refresher training course can be contextualised for those dealing with individual windblown trees in trees in open areas, or multiple windblown trees in dense coniferous plantations.

Description: 

Our one-day refresher course will provide you with the opportunity to practice and update your skills, appropriate techniques and safety guidelines required in order to ensure that you are not only confident when using a chainsaw but also aware of the relevant health and safety guidelines in relation to dealing with windblown trees.

Once you have completed the course you will gain a certificate in training for dealing with individual windblown trees.

Product objectives: 

Once you have taken this training, you will be able to:

  • State the regulations and safety requirements related to the use of chainsaws.
  • Assess lying windblown and broken timber and make decisions on appropriate action.
  • Cut windblown trees using appropriate techniques.

Operate a winch to control movement of root plates.

Course / product type: 
Training Course
Assessment type: 
Training Only
Course / product delivery: 
Work based
Language: 
English
Duration: 
1 Day
Min number of learners: 
1
Max number of learners: 
4
Category: 
Working with Trees / Chainsaws
Dealing with Windblown Trees