This course covers the use of a chainsaw in a tree to carry out a range of cutting techniques. This course will provide candidates with key information and practical guidance so that they are able to work safely and securely.

Course Content:

  • Current legislation and risk assessments
  • Working with knots and ropes
  • Tree access and movement around the tree
  • Work positioning techniques whilst operating a chainsaw
  • Practice appropriate cutting techniques

Course Length:

  • 2 days plus NPTC assessment