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Felling & Processing Trees up to 380mm

Duration:            3 days Training with an optional 1 day City & Guilds NPTC Assessment

Attendees:         max. 4 per course

Venue:               This is normally completed as a site near Abbey Cwm Hir, 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-vourse visit).

Pre-requisites:  Chainsaw Maintenance & Crosscutting

Course Objectives:

  • To understand the regulations & safety requirements related to the use of chainsaws and industry good practice.
  • To fell, safely and accurately, trees up to guide bar length in diameter (380mm).
  • To remove branches from felled trees, using a chainsaw (sned), to specified standards of safety & quality.
  • To use appropriate aid tools & techniques for take down of lodged trees and for directional felling.
  • To crosscut timber 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 under 380mm

To book please email enquiries@mwmac.co.uk