Chainsaw Maintenance, Cross-cutting, Felling and Processing Trees up to 380mm Lantra Refresher

Course details

Overview

A chainsaw maintenance, operation and felling of small trees refresher course for the experienced operator. Content includes routine maintenance, operation technique and felling of trees of a diameter between 200mm (8") and 380mm (15"). Other subjects include: Dealing with hung-up trees, branch removal, snedding, cross cutting and manual stacking.

Prerequisites

NPTC/City & Guilds Chainsaw Maintenance, Operation, Cross Cutting and Felling of Small Trees 2003/2004 (Formerly CS30/CS31)

Course Details

- Routine Maintenance

- Operational Techniques

- Felling up to 380mm (15 Inches)

- Manual Stacking & Snedding

Other details:

1. The first session of the course is workshop based thereafter the course will be run in the woodland, Please be aware we use various woodland throughout the County dependent on the time of the year, the instructor will inform you where the woodlands is based on the first day of training, PLEASE NOTE that you will need to provide your own transport to and from the centre to the felling sites. This is very important as sometimes due to poor weather conditions the course may be staggered and may mean part of the day is spent at the felling site and then back at the centre.


Course Assessment Method

N/A

Dates

31 Oct 2022 to 01 Nov 2022

John Oldacre Rural Innovation Centre

John Oldacre Rural Innovation Centre, Manor Farm, Harnhill, Cirencester, GL7 5PU

Time:9:30am - 4:30pm
Places available:2

24 Apr 2023 to 25 Apr 2023

John Oldacre Rural Innovation Centre

John Oldacre Rural Innovation Centre, Manor Farm, Harnhill, Cirencester, GL7 5PU

Time:9:30am - 4:30pm
Places available:3

26 Jun 2023 to 27 Jun 2023

John Oldacre Rural Innovation Centre

John Oldacre Rural Innovation Centre, Manor Farm, Harnhill, Cirencester, GL7 5PU

Time:9:30am - 4:30pm
Places available:4