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Chainsaw & Tree Climbing Techniques

The chainsaw safety and felling course covers:

  • chainsaw safety and ergonomics
  • chainsaw design, feature benefits, and starting
  • limbing and bucking
  • technical cutting
  • technical felling

The tree climbing techniques class covers:

  • safety, teamwork, and communication
  • overhead belay/tie-in location selection and establishment
  • climbing gear and tools
  • lines, knots, hitches, and splicing
  • work positioning and fall protection
  • work oriented climbing

There are many other topics under each heading. The cost of each class is $450 per student with lunch provided each day. 
All climbing gear and personal protective equipment (PPE) as well as saws and fuel are to be provided by the student.

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