Tree Falling Manually – Basic – FWPCOT2236

From: $600.00

VS & R Training offers a Tree Falling Manually Course for suitable for anyone falling basic trees in the workplace and Private people who want to fall basic trees properly.

Duration: 2 Day Course

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SKU: FPICOT2236 Fall Trees Manually (Basic) Category:

Description

Assessment: Written exam, practical crosscutting

Prerequisites

  • Chainsaw Maintenance & Crosscutting
  • Photo ID & minimum 18 yr old
  • Helmet with visor & ear muffs
  • Lace up steel cap boots
  • Chainsaw trousers (we supply if needed)
  • Chainsaw (we supply if needed)

Who should do this?

  • Anyone cross cutting in the workplace
  • Private people who want to use a chainsaw properly

Frequently Asked Questions

No – there is no definite expiry period like a forklift licence.

It is up to the PCBU of the site to establish a renewal date based on the requirement to have each chainsaw operator currently competent. Current industry recommended renewal time is 3 years.

3 in one helmet (hard hat, ear muffs, visor –we can supply)

Chain saw trousers or chaps (we can supply)

Lace up steel caps for accredited courses (you supply)

Simple definition; a small round and sound tree at least 100mm diameter, 4m tall with diameter less than bar length, low complexity overall to assess and fall.
Diameter can be wider than bar, lean and weight so that it can be felled with wedges and hingewood control in your desired direction, may have visible dead or broken material in the crown , limited defects overall but can include free splitting species and medium complexity terrain.
Both basic and intermediate which then covers most tree falling, but not advanced trees.
This the forest industry standard –gives much more support to your feet and ankle in the uneven tree environment – can be bought with a zipper on the side for quick removal if desired.