ONLINE CHAINSAW COURSE TO LEARN SAFETY PROCEDURES
This program covers the basics of safe AND effective chainsaw use including:
- Required personal protective equipment for use in the forestry industry
- Parts of the chainsaw and how to care for them
- Saw maintenance and sharpening
- Proper stance
- Operator fatigue
- Effective tree-cutting techniques, including notching and cutting, limbing and bucking, with a strong emphasis on safety
- Forestry danger zones and hazardous trees
I-CAB RECOGNIZED COURSE
This content developer is recognized by the International Competency Assessment Board (I-CAB) for its expertise in this subject matter. It is listed as a competency development resource for I-CAB assessment participants.
CHAINSAW SAFETY ONLINE COURSE EDUCATIONAL TOPICS
The following safety topics are covered regarding chainsaw safety:
- Safe chainsaw handling to avoid accidents
- Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and visibility
- Required equipment and maintenance
- The saw and its care and use
- Felling trees and proper techniques
- Cutting techniques
ONLINE CHAINSAW SAFETY COURSE DURATION OF E LEARNING: Approximately 60 minutes
CHAINSAW SAFETY CERTIFICATION ASSESSMENT: Knowledge testing is conducted throughout the course. Test questions are designed to reinforce the information presented and must be completed by each participant. A passing mark of 80% must be achieved in order to receive a certificate of completion. Each candidate is allowed to repeat the course twice if the course pass mark has not been achieved.
CHAINSAW SAFETY CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION: Participants who successfully achieves a pass mark in this course will be able to print and download an online certificate of completion.
CHAINSAW SAFETY CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION VALIDATION DATE: The online certificate is valid for 36 months from the course completion date.
This chainsaw safety course was created using standards that will allow playback. This is applicable on most internet capable devices with standard web browsing capabilities including Apple’s iTouch, iPad, and iPhone, as well as most other smart phones and tablets. It includes those with Android and Windows operating systems.
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