Introduction to Chainsaw Maintenance and Tree Removal
Saturday August 26 (9:00am - 5:00pm)
Sunday August 27 (9:00am - 5:00pm)
Instructor: Spencer Hillyard
This course will help participants gain knowledge in basic chainsaw maintenance, hazard identification, felling and proper tree sectionalization. The course is taught by a certified utility arborist working in the field. With a specific focus on safety, the program will outline the basic skills needed to maintain your equipment and operate a chainsaw with minimal risk. The course is intended to build general knowledge and confidence There is no certification for participants.
Chainsaw general knowledge and care Chainsaw safety, operation and technique. Proper chain sharpening Chainsaw troubleshooting
Tree inspection and hazard identification. Notching and removals. Sectionalizing a downed tree, types of wood and how to avoid pinching bar.
$140.00 + HST