Brampton Valley Training & Assessments

Training and Assessment

Course Information

Level 2 Certificate of competence in Chainsaw Maintenance, Cross-cutting, Felling and Processing Trees up to 380mm

This is a hands-on course that delivers both practical skills and health and safety guidance as well as demonstrating that you and your employer have completed sufficient training to meet the Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998 (PUWER).

Course sessions:

  • HSE legislation and safety guidelines
  • Overview of the chainsaw and maintenance equipment
  • Maintaining the saw chain
  • Maintaining the guide bar
  • Power unit maintenance
  • Starting the chainsaw and pre-cutting tests
  • Cross-cutting timber and felled timber
  • Felling
  • Branch removal – snedding and de-limbing
  • Take down hung-up trees using hand tools
  • Clear site and chainsaw checks.

Course Details

Awarding Body: City & Guilds
Number of Days: 5
Number of Candidates: 4
Course Location: Unit 10 Yorks Business Centre, Towcester NN12 8EU

Course Price

Course Price: £585
Assessment Price: £248
VAT: £117
Total Cost: £950
Felling and Processing Trees Over 380mm

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