ahcarb205a Operate And Maintain Chainsaws – Elective

  • August 21, 2015 /

ahcarb205a - Operate And Maintain Chainsaws

This unit covers the process of maintaining, preparing and operating hand-held chainsaws in a work environment and defines the standard required to:

  • Select, use, maintain and store suitable personal protective equipment;
  • Carry out routine checks and maintenance on chainsaw;
  • Apply appropriate chainsaw technique and cutting methods according to manufacturer's specifications and documented low risk work procedures;
  • Assess and minimise environmental impacts of chainsaw use; and
  • Maintain records of chainsaw training and certification, risk assessment and use.

Application of the Unit

This unit applies to cross-cutting fallen timber using safe cutting techniques.

Associated Qualifications

This competency unit forms part of the:

  • UET20312 Certificate II in ESI – Powerline Vegetation Control qualification (Release 2)
  • AHC20410 Certificate II in Horticulture qualification (Release 3)

Recognition

On successful completion of this unit of competency, participants will be issued with a Statement of Attainment.

For further information, please refer to the attached overview:

ahcarb205a-operate-and-maintain-chainsaws

or visit the training.gov link below:

http://training.gov.au/Training/Details/AHCARB205A

Disclaimer

Attendance at this program does not guarantee:

  • A learner will successfully complete the training program:
  • The training program can be successfully completed if it is undertaken in a manner that does not comply with the Standards for Registered Training Organisations (RTO’s) 2015; and
  • A learner will obtain a particular employment outcome where this is outside the control of InterLink Training

Upcoming Course Intakes

No dates currently scheduled. Please Contact us to express interest

Application Form

  • Pleases select dates!

Search Courses

Location/Region

Course Type

Keywords

 

Refresher Courses Only

Unit Descriptor

This unit covers the process of maintaining, preparing and operating hand-held chainsaws in a work environment and defines the standard required to:

  • Select, use, maintain and store suitable personal protective equipment;
  • Carry out routine checks and maintenance on chainsaw;
  • Apply appropriate chainsaw technique and cutting methods according to manufacturer’s specifications and documented low risk work procedures;
  • Assess and minimise environmental impacts of chainsaw use; and
  • Maintain records of chainsaw training and certification, risk assessment and use.

Application of the Unit

This unit applies to cross-cutting fallen timber using safe cutting techniques.

Associated Qualifications

This competency unit forms part of the:

  • UET20312 Certificate II in ESI – Powerline Vegetation Control qualification (Release 2)
  • AHC20410 Certificate II in Horticulture qualification (Release 3)

Recognition

On successful completion of this unit of competency, participants will be issued with a Statement of Attainment.

For further information, please refer to the attached overview:

ahcarb205a-operate-and-maintain-chainsaws

or visit the training.gov link below:

http://training.gov.au/Training/Details/AHCARB205A

 Disclaimer

Attendance at this program does not guarantee:

  • A learner will successfully complete the training program:
  • The training program can be successfully completed if it is undertaken in a manner that does not comply with the Standards for Registered Training Organisations (RTO’s) 2015; and
  • A learner will obtain a particular employment outcome where this is outside the control of InterLink Training

.