Chainsaw Maintenance

At a Glance

Delivery Method:
Theory/practical
Duration:
1 day
Course Prerequisites:

It is strongly recommended that operators hold as a minimum a current Emergency First Aid Certificate.

A chainsaw is not going to cut anything if it won't start or the chain is blunt, learn the basics of chainsaw maintenance on this Lantra course.

Overview in brief

This course will give you the skills to carry out maintenance and checks on a chainsaw and will teach you everything that you need to know to pass the Lantra Awards Level 2 Award in Chainsaw Maintenance.

Who should attend?

This course is ideal for those wishing to obtain a Licence to Practice, as this course can help you proceed to the Level 2 Award in Chainsaw Maintenance. It is also great for occasional users who would also like to proceed to the Level 2 Award.

Those who work in the following industries will find this training essential:  

Agriculture  Horticulture  Woodland industries  Local Authorities  Conservation  Construction  Land-based industries.

What will be covered?

At the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Understand the Legislation and guidelines regarding chainsaw maintenance.
  • Maintain the saw chain.
  • Maintain the guide bar.
  • Maintain the power unit.

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