Chainsaw Maintenance

Qualification: LANTRA Certificate of Attendance - Training only
Cost: £180
Duration: 1 day
Location: To suit your requirements
Prerequisites: None

This course is ideal for those wishing to achieve a basic understanding in Chainsaw Maintenance. It will provide you with the appropriate techniques and safety guidelines to ensure that you are not only confident when maintaining a chainsaw but also aware of relevant health and safety requirements making sure you stay protected.

Who is it for?

This course will be suitable for you if you work in, or are looking to work in any of the following industries:

  • Agriculture
  • Arboriculture
  • Horticulture
  • Woodland industries
  • Local Authorities
  • Conservation
  • Construction
  • Land-based industries

Course sessions:

  • HSE legislation and safety guidelines
  • Overview of the chainsaw and maintenance equipment
  • Power unit maintenance
  • To understand the function and maintenance of the drive sprocket
  • Maintaining the saw chain
  • Maintaining the guide bar
  • Clearing working area and work equipment checks

Equipment required as per pre-course hand-out:

  • Chainsaw
  • Operator’s maintenance kit and equipment
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

This course is training only and on completion will result in a Lantra Certificate of Attendance.