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  • Alanvale
  • Burnie
  • Clarence

Attendance options

  • Short course

Study type

  • On-Site

Tuition fees

  • Subsidised $ 327.00
  • Concession* $ 108.99
  • Commercial $ 991.00

Additional fees may apply. For more information, see Fees, payments and other costs.

Please note: The course overview is intended as a guide only. Not all courses are available at all locations or through all study types and attendance options. Please check Locations, Dates and Times below or enquire for further information.

Gain the knowledge and skills you need to efficiently operate a chainsaw and reduce your risk of injury.

Learn how to better understand your chainsaw and gain the maintenance skills you need to keep it operating at its very best.

In this two-day course, you will learn about your chainsaw’s components, their ancillary equipment and functions as well as proper maintenance, storage and transporting procedures.

You’ll also have the opportunity to prepare and use chainsaw aids and equipment safely and identify and demonstrate safety requirements for chainsaw operations, as well as learn about safe, effective work practices and procedures.

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. Ask us how we can customise this training for you and your business.

On successful completion of this course, you will receive a Statement of Attainment for the units completed.

Locations, dates & times

CampusDateAttendance/DurationStudy typeApply/Enquire
Clarence11 Dec 2023 -
12 Dec 2023
Short course

2-Day Course 8.30am - 4.00pm Day 1 Theory Day 2 Practical (off-campus) Students must have own transport

On-SiteEnquire now

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