Fall Trees Basic FWPCOT2236

This is a 2 Day course mapped to the folliwng national unit of competency.

FWPCOT2236 - Fall trees manually - Basic

Participants will be trained in the following skill sets.

  • Revise WHS, operational and maintenance requirements for general chainsaw use
  • WHS and environmental requirements for tree falling
  • Identify operational hazards and control measures
  • Identify tree falling direction and site preparation
  • Plan and effect cutting and fall basic tree
  • Fall a range of trees to a site plan
  • Chainsaw servicing and sharpening as required
  • Tree hang ups and control measures discussed and implemented

There are no Pre requisites for this course. However it would be benificial to complete FWPCOT2239 - Trim and cut felled trees - FWPCOT2237 - Maintain chainsaws - AHCMOM213 - Operate and maintain chainsaws prior to attending this course.