Cover the skills and knowledge required to fell small trees in a low risk environment.
Learn to assess the conditions and surroundings of the site, identify tree felling requirements, select, prepare and transport equipment and personal protective equipment (PPE), carry out tree felling, clean-up of the site and safe working procedures.
Felling is performed under strict supervision. All chainsaw and personal protective equipment (PPE), excluding boots, is provided. Competency demonstrated during the course includes theory.
Course covers unit: AHCPCM203 Fell small trees.