ONLINE CHAINSAW SAFETY COURSE FOR CERTIFICATION
This E learning program is designed to highlight the basics of safe, effective chainsaw use including:
- Required (PPE) protective equipment for use in the forestry industry
- Various Parts of the chainsaw
- Saw maintenance and saw sharpening
- Effective tree-cutting techniques, including notching and cutting, limbing and bucking, with a strong emphasis on safety
- Forestry danger zones and hazardous trees to look out for
- Proper stance for ergonomics
- Operator fatigue and signs
CHAINSAW SAFETY ONLINE COURSE TOPICS
In this online chainsaw safety course, the following topics are covered:
- Safe chainsaw handling
- Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
- Required equipment
- The saw
- Felling trees
- Cutting techniques
I-CAB RECOGNIZED COURSE
This content was developed and is recognized by the International Competency Assessment Board (I-CAB) for its expertise in this subject matter and is listed as a competency development resource for I-CAB assessment participants.
ONLINE CHAINSAW SAFETY COURSE TIME FOR COMPLETION:
Approximately 60 minutes
CHAINSAW SAFETY ONLINE ASSESSMENT:
Competency testing is conducted throughout the course. Test questions are designed to reinforce the information presented and must be completed by each participant. Anf 80% grade must be achieved in order to receive a certificate of completion. Each student participant is allowed to repeat the course twice if the course pass mark has not been achieved.
CHAINSAW SAFETY CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION:
Participants this course will be able to print and download an online certificate of completion after successful passing.
CHAINSAW SAFETY CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION VALIDATION DATE:
The online certificate is valid for 3 years following the course completion date.
This Chainsaw course was created using standards that will allow playback on most internet capable devices with standard web browsing capabilities including Apple’s iTouch, iPad, and iPhone, In addition, most other smart phones and tablets including those with Android and Windows operating systems will be compatible.