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Felling & Processing Trees over 380mm (Medium Tree IA)

Duration:          3 days Training with an integrated City & Guilds NPTC Assessment

Attendees:        max. 4 per course

Venue:              This is normally completed at our site locally to Llanidloes, in Powys.         
                         If you have enough people for a full course we are able to run this course on your site (subject to a pre-course visit).

Pre-requisites: Chainsaw Maintenance, Crosscutting & Felling Trees up to 380mm

Qualification:    0021-01 or 0021-11 - previously known as CS32

Course Objectives:

  • To understand the regulations, legislation & safety requirements related to the use of chainsaws and industry good practice.
  • To understand and practice Health & Safety, Risk Assessment, Tree Felling Legislation and Environmental Protection
  • To fell, safely and accurately, trees over 380mm diameter; upright, backward and forward weighted trees.
  • Snedding or de-limbing techniques for larger trees, to specified standard of safety and quality.
  • To use appropriate aid tools & techniques for take down of hung-up trees; what not to do and the use of winches.
  • To crosscut stems over guidebar diameter by use of reducing cus or by cutting from both sides, to specified standards of accuracy using safe efficient techniques.
  • To present produce as specified for subsequent extraction or loading.
  • To be able to work safely.

Course Information Sheet: Course Information Sheet - Felling & Processing Trees over 380mm (Medium Tree IA)

To book please email enquiries@mwmac.co.uk