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 (PPE), 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.

Please note: Enrolments to this course will close 7 days before course date

Pre-requisite: Students are required to complete online pre-learning prior to the course date. If this pre-learning is not successfully completed, you will be unable to participate in the course. Please see What to Bring section below.

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

Course code
SC502
On campus
Cranbourne
  • Fees

    Fee: $195.00

     

  • Available sessions and enrol online
    Available sessions and enrol online
    Campus Starts on Finishes Time Sessions Available places Enrol
    Cranbourne 29/11/2018 29/11/2018 Thu 08:30 AM - 04:00 PM 1 6
    Cranbourne 13/12/2018 13/12/2018 Thu 08:30 AM - 04:00 PM 1 9
    Cranbourne 24/01/2019 24/01/2019 Thu 08:30 AM - 04:00 PM 1 9
    Cranbourne 21/02/2019 24/02/2019 Thu 08:30 AM - 04:00 PM 1 10
    Cranbourne 21/03/2019 21/03/2019 Thu 08:30 AM - 04:00 PM 1 10
    Cranbourne 02/05/2019 02/05/2019 Thu 08:30 AM - 04:00 PM 1 10
    Cranbourne 06/06/2019 06/06/2019 Thu 08:30 AM - 04:00 PM 1 10
    Cranbourne 11/07/2019 11/07/2019 Thu 08:30 AM - 04:00 PM 1 10
  • What to bring
    PPE - includes steel capped boots, leather gloves, eye and hearing protection. Pen and paper.

    Students are required to complete online pre-learning prior to the course date. Students will be emailed a link to this pre-learning one week prior to the course. If this pre-learning is not successfully completed before the course start date, you will be unable to participate in the course. If this occurs you will be offered a refund, or one opportunity to transfer to a later class date. If you do not successfully complete the pre-learning for your second class, your fees will be forfeit.