QUALIFICATION
N/A
LOCATION
Bicton College
Bicton College
Bicton College
START DATE
17 November 2022
18 January 2023
18 May 2023
DURATION
1 Day
LEARNING AREA
Agriculture & Countryside Management
ATTENDANCE
Part-time

How To Use A Chainsaw

This course is an introduction to using a chainsaw and health and safety requirements.

This course is aimed at domestic users who will be trained in health and safety, PPE requirements, chainsaw safety checks and basic cross cutting at ground level. You will be taught by our trainer who delivers our NPTC CS30 courses.

The course isn’t accredited so cannot be used for paid or voluntary work. If you are looking for a business accredited qualification, please see our NPTC Chainsaw Maintenance and Cross-cutting course page.

QUALIFICATION
N/A
LOCATION
Bicton College, Bicton College, Bicton College
START DATE
17 November 2022, 18 January 2023, 18 May 2023
DURATION
1 Day
LEARNING AREA
Agriculture & Countryside Management
ATTENDANCE
Part-time

What you will learn

Basic use and maintenance of the chainsaw
Current health and safety legislation and safety clothing (PPE) guidance
Fuel mixtures and lubricants
Power unit, safety features, recoil starter
Chain identification, bar maintenance, sharpening
Hot & cold start
Chain saw handling

Bicton College

Bicton College

Bicton College is based in East Devon, near Exeter, and set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, just two miles from the Jurassic Coast. The historic Georgian mansion, commercial farm, animal husbandry school, modern veterinary nursing building, world-class engineering and heavy plant machinery workshop, walled garden and arboretum are all set in over 200 hectares of historic parkland.


Basic use and maintenance of the chainsaw
Current health and safety legislation and safety clothing (PPE) guidance
Fuel mixtures and lubricants
Power unit, safety features, recoil starter
Chain identification, bar maintenance, sharpening
Hot & cold start
Chain saw handling

Bicton College

Bicton College

Bicton College is based in East Devon, near Exeter, and set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, just two miles from the Jurassic Coast. The historic Georgian mansion, commercial farm, animal husbandry school, modern veterinary nursing building, world-class engineering and heavy plant machinery workshop, walled garden and arboretum are all set in over 200 hectares of historic parkland.


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Dates & Locations

  • Course type Leisure and Professional
  • Location - Bicton College
  • Start Date - 17 November 2022
  • Fees - Tuition Fees: £150.00
  • Apply Now

  • Course type Leisure and Professional
  • Location - Bicton College
  • Start Date - 18 January 2023
  • Fees - Tuition Fees: £150.00
  • Apply Now

  • Course type Leisure and Professional
  • Location - Bicton College
  • Start Date - 18 May 2023
  • Fees - Tuition Fees: £150.00
  • Apply Now
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Course Code 12813-BIC-22, 12814-BIC-22, 12815-BIC-22

Fees apply to adults and HE students only. Only the most common fees scenario is shown. Actual fees may vary depending on your personal situation. Please contact us for further information.

Courses listed on this website are indicative of the subject, nature and level of study. The College reserves the right to alter specific qualifications titles, awarding bodies and levels of qualification, which can change in year. Any cost may also vary, based on personal funding eligibility. The Cornwall College Group reserves the right to withdraw any course listed at any time.

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