Chainsaw QQI Level 5 Training Course

Course Title:

Chainsaw QQI Level 5

Chainsaw Maintenance and Operations 5N3404 This course is designed to create a safety awareness on the use of chainsaws.
2 days
Maximum number of people:

Course Content

Review of most common chainsaw accidents.
Accident prevention.
Safe operation procedures of chainsaws.
Practical session on chainsaw maintenance and operations.
Cleaning saw and checking safety features.
Replacing chain Maintenance to chain bar.
Fueling saw, mixing fuels, selection of oils.
Replacing parts.
Sharpening chain Tightening and setting the chain Using PPE (Required standard and specification).
Use of the saw and various types of cuts.
Care of the saw in transport
Course Conclusion

Course Notes

Successful applicants will receive a QQI level 5 in Chainsaw Maintenance and Operations.

Please note candidates must have a proficient level of literacy and numeracy.

Please note this course will not train participants to fell trees, please refer to our City and Guilds courses.

Course Comments

We also offer a range of City and Guilds chainsaw courses and, for beginners, a one day basic skills course certified by FRS Training.

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