4 Day Lantra Chainsaw Course

Who is the course for?
This course is for anyone who is required to operate chainsaws, outside of forestry and arboriculture, for cross-cutting and felling small trees up to 200mm.

People involved in:

  • agriculture
  • horticulture
  • woodland industries*
  • local authorities
  • conservation
  • construction
  • land-based industries

Course Content:-

  • Workshop safety awareness
  • Guide bar, saw chain and power unit maintenance
  • Re-assembly
  • Health and safety features
  • Lubrication and fuelling
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Starting and pre-cutting checks
  • Site safety awareness
  • Risk assessment process
  • Cross-cutting and stacking timber.
  • Preparation
  • Felling
  • De-limbing
  • Takedown of hung up trees

9am – 4.30pm daily

Please provide your own PPE gear, chainsaw and refreshments.

For course dates and details please contact:-

Julie Gibson
07715 311657
Jill Salt
01926 495024