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Great news, this course is included in Fee-Free TAFE* for courses commencing in 2024.

To be eligible for a Fee-Free place you must be:

  • a resident of Tasmania or working in Tasmania
  • an Australian or New Zealand citizen, an Australian permanent resident, an eligible VISA holder, and
  • of working age

*Fee-Free TAFE covers your tuition fee only. Other fees may apply. See Fee-Free TAFE Eligibility for more information.

Fee-Free TAFE and vocational education is a joint initiative of the Australian and Tasmania Governments providing tuition-free training places to students wanting to train, retrain or upskill.

Locations

  • Alanvale
  • Burnie
  • Clarence

Attendance options

  • Short course

Study type

  • On-Site
  • Workplace
$

Tuition Fees

  • Subsidised $ 327.00
  • Concession* $ 108.99
  • Commercial $ 991.00
  • Fee-Free TAFE NO FEE

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
North
Alanvale6 Jun 2024 -
7 Jun 2024
Short course

2-Day Course 8:30am - 4:00pm Day 1 Theory. Day 2 Practical. Own Transport is required.

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Alanvale24 Jun 2024 -
25 Jun 2024
Short course

2-Day Course 8:30am - 4:00pm Day 1 Theory. Day 2 Practical. Own Transport is required.

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Alanvale22 Jul 2024 -
23 Jul 2024
Short course

2-Day Course 8:30am - 4:00pm Day 1 Theory. Day 2 Practical. Own Transport is required.

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Alanvale19 Aug 2024 -
20 Aug 2024
Short course

2-Day Course 8:30am - 4:00pm Day 1 Theory. Day 2 Practical. Own Transport is required.

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Alanvale16 Sep 2024 -
17 Sep 2024
Short course

2-Day Course 8:30am - 4:00pm Day 1 Theory. Day 2 Practical. Own Transport is required.

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Alanvale14 Oct 2024 -
15 Oct 2024
Short course

2-Day Course 8:30am - 4:00pm Day 1 Theory. Day 2 Practical. Own Transport is required.

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Alanvale11 Nov 2024 -
12 Nov 2024
Short course

2-Day Course 8:30am - 4:00pm Day 1 Theory. Day 2 Practical. Own Transport is required.

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Alanvale9 Dec 2024 -
10 Dec 2024
Short course

2-Day Course 8:30am - 4:00pm Day 1 Theory. Day 2 Practical. Own Transport is required.

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South
Clarence27 Aug 2024 -
28 Aug 2024
Short course

2-Day Course 8:30am - 4:00pm Day 1 Theory. K-Block Clarence Campus. Day 2 Practical at 7 Mile Beach. Own Transport is required.

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Clarence17 Sep 2024 -
18 Sep 2024
Short course

2-Day Course 8:30am - 4:00pm Day 1 Theory. K-Block Clarence Campus. Day 2 Practical at 7 Mile Beach. Own Transport is required.

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Clarence24 Sep 2024 -
25 Sep 2024
Short course

2-Day Course 8:30am - 4:00pm Day 1 Theory. K-Block Clarence Campus. Day 2 Practical at 7 Mile Beach. Own Transport is required.

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Clarence1 Oct 2024 -
2 Oct 2024
Short course

2-Day Course 8:30am - 4:00pm Day 1 Theory. K-Block Clarence Campus. Day 2 Practical at 7 Mile Beach. Own Transport is required.

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Clarence8 Oct 2024 -
9 Oct 2024
Short course

2-Day Course 8:30am - 4:00pm Day 1 Theory. K-Block Clarence Campus. Day 2 Practical at 7 Mile Beach. Own Transport is required.

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Clarence5 Nov 2024 -
6 Nov 2024
Short course

2-Day Course 8:30am - 4:00pm Day 1 Theory. K-Block Clarence Campus. Day 2 Practical at 7 Mile Beach. Own Transport is required.

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Clarence12 Nov 2024 -
13 Nov 2024
Short course

2-Day Course 8:30am - 4:00pm Day 1 Theory. K-Block Clarence Campus. Day 2 Practical at 7 Mile Beach. Own Transport is required.

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Clarence19 Nov 2024 -
20 Nov 2024
Short course

2-Day Course 8:30am - 4:00pm Day 1 Theory. K-Block Clarence Campus. Day 2 Practical at 7 Mile Beach. Own Transport is required.

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Clarence3 Dec 2024 -
4 Dec 2024
Short course

2-Day Course 8:30am - 4:00pm Day 1 Theory. K-Block Clarence Campus. Day 2 Practical at 7 Mile Beach. Own Transport is required.

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North West
Burnie18 Jun 2024 -
19 Jun 2024
Short course

2-Day Course 8:30am - 4:00pm Day 1 Theory. Day 2 Practical. Both Days @ TasTAFE Centre of Excellence Freer Farm

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Burnie9 Jul 2024 -
10 Jul 2024
Short course

2-Day Course 8:30am - 4:00pm Day 1 Theory. Day 2 Practical. Both Days @ TasTAFE Centre of Excellence Freer Farm

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Burnie30 Jul 2024 -
31 Jul 2024
Short course

2-Day Course 8:30am - 4:00pm Day 1 Theory. Day 2 Practical. Both Days @ TasTAFE Centre of Excellence Freer Farm

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Burnie20 Aug 2024 -
21 Aug 2024
Short course

2-Day Course 8:30am - 4:00pm Day 1 Theory. Day 2 Practical. Both Days @ TasTAFE Centre of Excellence Freer Farm

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Burnie17 Sep 2024 -
18 Sep 2024
Short course

2-Day Course 8:30am - 4:00pm Day 1 Theory. Day 2 Practical. Both Days @ TasTAFE Centre of Excellence Freer Farm

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Burnie1 Oct 2024 -
2 Oct 2024
Short course

2-Day Course 8:30am - 4:00pm Day 1 Theory. Day 2 Practical. Both Days @ TasTAFE Centre of Excellence Freer Farm

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Burnie22 Oct 2024 -
23 Oct 2024
Short course

2-Day Course 8:30am - 4:00pm Day 1 Theory. Day 2 Practical. Both Days @ TasTAFE Centre of Excellence Freer Farm

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Funded by Keystone Tasmania logo

Funding may be available for eligible building and construction industry businesses. Visit Keystone Tasmania for course information and eligibility criteria.

Funded by Keystone Tasmania logo

Funding may be available for eligible building and construction industry businesses. Visit Keystone Tasmania for course information and eligibility criteria.

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Whether you are at the very start of your training, returning to study after a long break, or looking to upskill in a specific area, we're here to help you to be successful in your chosen field of study, apprenticeship or traineeship.

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