NPTC/City & Guilds Chainsaw Felling Medium Sized Trees 21 11 (formerly CS32)
Site safety and PPE Environmental and legal requirements Felling, de-limbing and snedding trees Up to 760mm in diameter Take down of hung up trees using hand winches Compression and crosscutting Use of felling and timber handling aid tool
- The first session of the course is workshop based thereafter the course will be run in the woodland, you will be directed there from the workshops.
- Please bring a chainsaw of the correct specification with maintenance equipment, instruction book and felling tools if available. If you require a chainsaw or protective clothing, hire can be arranged through the Centre Office.
- Bring lunch and beverages
- If you need to hire a chainsaw or safety equipment, a charge of £5 each per day. This can be organised on the first day of the course, but please let the Centre know if you will be hiring equipment.
MAXIMUM RECOMMENDED CHAINSAW GUIDE BAR LENGTH FOR THIS COURSE IS 380mm (15")