Safe Use of Chainsaws

This 1 day hands-on course will teach you the essentials in operating what is an indispensable tool but is also an extremely hazardous one.



The course will cover:-

  • Key legislation and guidance
  • Dangers of Hand-Arm Vibration Syndrome
  • Site risk assessments
  • Different types of chainsaws
  • Chainsaw safety features
  • Sharpening techniques
  • Correct fuelling procedure
  • Pre-use checks
  • Start up procedure
  • Chainsaw maintenance
  • Suitable Personal Protective Equipment
  • Cutting techniques

For more information on this course, please email us at or by filling out our contact form, available here.