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|Multiple||1 week||Level 2||Part-Time - Day||Kirkley Hall Campus||Skills & Qualifications|
This practical course is about the directional felling of trees using a chainsaw. The felling technique will be appropriate to tree size, weight, condition and species as well as taking into account guidebar size and weather conditions. This covers both coniferous and broadleaved trees, trees that are upright, trees that are weighted towards and that are weighted against a given felling direction. After successful completion you will be able to safely fell and process small trees up to 380mm in diameter.
You will need to be at least 18 years of age and should hold a ‘Certificate of Competence’ in the following units:
- Award in Chainsaw Maintenance and Crosscutting
Verification of these units must be produced prior to the start of the course.
|19+||400.00 *subject to change|
You will be taught using a mix of theory and practical and assessment leading to certification should take place as soon as possible following the successful completion of the training course.
City and Guilds
This course will take place between 9AM and 5PM. Days dependent on booking availability.
This course will provide you with the appropriate techniques and safety guidelines to ensure that you are not only comfortable Felling and Processing trees up to 380mm, but also aware of relevant health and safety guidelines.
City and Guilds
Refresher courses are offered, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
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