Chainsaw – Basic Cross Cutting and Maintenance

Course information

This course has been developed for any experienced individual who is required to use a chainsaw at work. 

Course summary 

  • Relevant legislation and regulations
  • Hazards
  • Selection of equipment
  • PPE
  • Safety checks and maintenance – sharpening chain, chain bar, sprocket, pull cord
  • Storage
  • Refuelling
  • Safe work area
  • Correct starting procedures
  • Correct stance using chainsaw

Course Duration 

1 Day 

Course location

Our small tools courses can be delivered at our training centre in Cardenden, or at our customer premises where site specifications can be met. For further information please get in touch


On successful completion of this course you will be issued with a CTA (Camilla Training Aspects) certificate 

Further information 

We are an ITA approved centre. Get in touch to find out how you can use your £200 ITA grant towards the cost of this course.

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