Category Archives: ChainsawCourse

Chainsaw Course Registration and Refund Policy

Applicant member status and fee A registrant for a chainsaw course must pay the fee that is applicable to his/her membership status at the time of application. No fee adjustments will be made after the Registration Form is submitted. If … Continue reading

Chainsaw Courses Overview

Overview The Lower Ottawa Valley chapter of the Ontario Woodlot Association offers a series of chainsaw workshops, targeted progressively from beginners to certified operators. Please note, as we are a 100% volunteer organization, resources are limited, so participants must supply … Continue reading

Chainsaw Operation

This 4 hour course provides hands-on experience in the safe and efficient use of a chainsaw.  You will practise safe procedures and proper techniques, while bucking and trimming trees that have already fallen on the  ground at our sites. You … Continue reading

Chainsaw Safety, Maintenance and Sharpening

Open to the general public, this 4 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, chainsaw … Continue reading

Felling/Certified Chainsaw Course

This one day, 8am-5pm, Felling course is valuable for those wishing to gain extensive hands-on experience in the woodlot. It can also provide professional certification for those persons interested in working in the forestry sector or related fields, or selling … Continue reading