Chainsaw

Central Training Services Limited
In Bo'Ness (Scotland)

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Important information

Typology Short course
Location Bo'ness (Scotland)
  • Short course
  • Bo'ness (Scotland)
Description

Identify appropriate PPE. Identify safety features on a chainsaw. Identify faults and defects. Maintain guide bar and sharpen chains as recommended. Carry out manufacturers' routing maintenance. Start saw from cold and hot. Assess hazards in relation to task and ascertain correct techniques of dealing with same.
Suitable for: All personnel involved in the storage, handling and application of chainsaws.

Venues

Where and when

Starts Location
On request
Bo'Ness
119 Bridgeness Road, EH51 9SG, West Lothian/Linlithgowshire, Scotland
Starts On request
Location
Bo'Ness
119 Bridgeness Road, EH51 9SG, West Lothian/Linlithgowshire, Scotland

Course programme

CHAINSAW

The objectives of the course are to enable delegates to:
  • Identify appropriate PPE
  • Identify safety features on a chainsaw
  • Identify faults and defects
  • Maintain guide bar and sharpen chains as recommended
  • Carry out manufacturers’ routing maintenance
  • Start saw from cold and hot
  • Assess hazards in relation to task and ascertain correct techniques of dealing with same.
Trainee Specification

All personnel involved in the storage, handling and application of chainsaws.

Course Summary
  • P.U.W.E.R.
  • H.S.W.A.
  • Other current relevant regulations
  • Maintenance of chainsaw
  • Selection and use of appropriate PPE
  • Start/stop a chainsaw
  • Preparing a chainsaw for use
  • Clearing the site
  • Chainsaw sharpening
  • Fuelling a chainsaw
  • Testing a chainsaw
  • Preparing site
  • Environmental factors
Method of Training

Highly participative with practical demonstrations highlighted by use of OHP & Videos along with group and individual exercises.

Course Duration

1-5 days depending upon experience and level of use.

This course is LANTRA approved and leads to a test set by NPTC (National Proficiency Tests Council).

Certification

LANTRA or NPTC or Central Training Services Theory & Practical.


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