Category Archives: ChainsawCourse

Chainsaw Operation

This three hour session provides hands-on experience in the safe and efficient use of a chainsaw. You will practise safe procedures and proper techniques. Participants must have completed the Chainsaw Safety, Maintenance and Sharpening  Course and be current members of … Continue reading

Using the Chainsaw for Firewood

This is a one day chainsaw course to provide “hands on” experience in handling firewood. The course will cover topics such as tree selection, felling,trimming, bucking logs and splitting. Participants must bring their own safety equipment. Chainsaws and other equipment … Continue reading

Chainsaw Safety, Maintenance and Sharpening

Open to the general public, this two hour session gives the chainsaw user an appreciation of the safety features and an awareness of the risks and dangers associated with a chainsaw. The session also includes information on safety equipment, maintenance … Continue reading

Certified Chainsaw Operator Course

This two day course provides professional certification for those persons interested in working in the forestry sector or related fields. It is also available for those wishing to gain “hands on” experience in the woodlot. The course is presented by … Continue reading

Chainsaw Courses Overview

A chainsaw is a portable, mechanical saw used in activities such as tree felling, limbing, bucking, pruning and the removal of branches and foliage. Despite safety features and protective clothing, injuries can still arise from chainsaw use, from the large … Continue reading