Horticulture and CLM

FWPFGM2207 Brushcutter Operations: Safety First

Gain valuable knowledge and skills in using brushcutters and maximise the time you spend at work. We will show you how to understand your machine better and gain the maintenance skills needed to keep your brushcutter running at its very best. There is a focus on safety.

Participants will learn:

  • About brushcutter components, their ancillary equipment and functions.
  • Successful maintenance, storage and transporting procedures.
  • About brushcutter aids and equipment, their safe preparation and using effectively.
  • To identify and demonstrate safety requirements for brushcutter operations as well as safe and effective work practices that meet legislative and all other relevant requirements.

Location, dates and times

Please register your interest as course dates are set subject to demand.

Please note: If you are an employer, this course may also be delivered at your workplace at a time that is suitable to you and your staff.

For bookings and further information, call 1300 655 307 or email info@tastafe.tas.edu.au

Recognition of Prior Learning

It makes sense that you should be recognised for the things you already know how to do. TasTAFE can assess your skills and knowledge based on your previous education, work history or life experience. This may help you gain your qualification a whole lot faster.

For further details please refer to our Recognition of Prior Learning page.

Fees and Payments

2019:   Price on Application.  A concession rate is not available for this course.

Course prices for single employer groups are negotiable.

What will I need to bring?

You must wear personal protective equipment including steel capped safety boots (lace-up) and full face safety helmet with hearing and eye protection. Plus high visibility outer garment.


Contact us today to find out if this is the right course for you.

Student Support

TasTAFE’s enrolment and orientation process provides information about our resources, services and support. Further details relating to Student Support Services are available at our Student Support Services page.


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