Operate a Pole Saw FPICOT3238B

This is a one day course (approximately 7 hours) mapped to the national unit of competency FPICOT3238B - Operate a pole saw.

We can also offer this competency in conjuction with Trim & Cut Felled Trees, Fall Trees Basic & Intermediate courses. ( Requires an additional 1.75 hours)

Do you hold FWPCOT2237 - Maintain chainsaws - AHCMOM213 - Operate and maintain chainsaws? If you hold these current competencies already, this course can be delivered in 4 hours.

Participants will be trained in the following skill sets.

  • identify and follow WHS requirements for pole saw operations
  • assess trees for trimming
  • prepare pole saw for trimming
  • trim trees to industry standard using low risk techniques
  • prepare for trimming
  • assess trees
  • trim trees
  • conduct operator maintenance

There are no pre requisites for this course.