Gain the skills required to operate a hand-held chainsaw

Learn to maintain, prepare and operate hand-held chainsaws in a work environment.

This course defines the standard required to: select, use, maintain and store suitable personal protective equipment, carry out routine checks and maintenance on your chainsaw, apply appropriate chainsaw technique and cutting methods according to manufacturer's specifications, document low risk work procedures, assess and minimise environmental impacts of chainsaw use, maintain records of chainsaw training and certification, risk assessment and use.

After successfully completing this short course, you will receive a Statement of Attainment for the nationally accredited unit of competency: AHCMOM213 Operate and maintain chainsaws.

Course code
On campus
  • Fees

    Fee: $195.00


  • Available sessions and enrol online
    Available sessions and enrol online
    Campus Starts on Finishes Time Sessions Available places Enrol
    Cranbourne 12/04/2018 12/04/2018 Thu 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM 1 4
    Cranbourne 10/05/2018 10/05/2018 Thu 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM 1 8
    Cranbourne 07/06/2018 07/06/2018 Thu 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM 1 9
  • What to bring
    PPE - includes steel capped boots, leather gloves and safety glasses. Pen and paper.