AHCMOM213 Operate and maintain chainsaws

National Code: AHCMOM213 Operate and maintain chainsaws

Course Currency Status: Current

Duration: 1 day plus pre-reading & pre-course questionnaire

Mode of Delivery: Blended learning (Pre-learning & face to face)


Outcomes for Operate and maintain chainsaws course include:

  • identifying hazards and risks relevant to the maintenance and operation of chainsaws and implement safe working practices to manage risks
  • calculating required fuel oil ratios prior to mixing
  • mixing fuel and fuel chainsaw according to operation and maintenance manual
  • identifying, tagging, recording and reporting chainsaw faults or malfunctions to supervisor
  • placing supports to ensure a stable base for cutting
  • identifying materials to be cut and position them for operation
  • visually assessing material to be cut for defects and embedded hazards
  • determining cutting methods appropriate to material type and implement risk controls
  • selecting and using tools associated with chainsaw use
  • operating a chainsaw to cross-cut timber using documented low risk work methods
  • identifying and report work-site communication issues to supervisor
  • identifying and report environmental impacts of chainsaw operation to supervisor

Full course information can be found here .

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Plus, like any good business, we’re agile and responsive. We can deliver training wherever suits you best – from individuals coming to the one of our Getabout location to us teaching groups at a venue suitable to you.

So let’s talk – find out how Getabout can help you drive your business forward. Contact David Foster, Manager (Corporate Programs)

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