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Chainsaw Safety Workshop (One Day)

Instructed By:

Left to right: Bob Smith
A Chainsaw is a powerful piece of equipment which can be very dangerous when not used properly. This workshop will introduce you to chainsaw safety and maintenance.

Please note the following PPE is required to attend this course: 

  • Class E Type 2 helmet
  • Hearing protection
  • Gloves
  • Eye protection
  • Safety boots
  • Full leg chaps or ballistic pants 
This course will cover:
  • Safety Regulations and PPE
  • Identify and inspect all chainsaw safety components
  • Manufactures inspection and adjustment of a chainsaw
  • Starting and stopping techniques
  • Safe handling of a chainsaw
  • Woodlot assessment and hazards
  • Bucking and Limbing
Want to host this session? 
For this session we require an indoor classroom that can accommodate 10 people and has access to a projector and screen. We require an outdoor woodlot with trees and ask that 8-10 manageable logs which are 6-10 inches in diameter and 4-10 feet long be provided for the training to practice cutting techniques.

Please email training@ontarioparksassociation.ca to find out available hosting dates.

Upcoming events

No events available

For more information, please send an email, referencing the course title, to training@ontarioparksassociation.ca

Ontario Parks Association

7856 5th Line South · Milton · Ontario · L9T 2X8 *

Phone: 905-864-6182 · Toll Free: 1-866-560-7783

Email: shelley@ontarioparksassociation.ca or training@ontarioparksassociation.ca

(*Note: If you are mapping our location, enter Halton Hills, not Milton, as the city)


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