This course covers the felling and processing of trees over 15” diameter.
This course is suited for candidates who intend to fell trees in excess of 380mm (15”).
NOTE: Candidates must hold 00201/00202(CS30) and 00204(CS31) prior to registering for this course.
PPE (Helmet, gloves, trousers, boots) are available on loan for the duration of the course.
N.B. Learners must note that this is a physical course and a good standard of fitness is required
Identify the risk assessment and emergency procedures on a work site.
Select equipment require for safe and effective felling.
Fell medium sized trees safely and accurately using an appropriate method (Sned or de-limb).
Crosscut stems over guide bar length in diameter to a given specification.
Select winching equipment suitable for take down of a medium sized tree.
Take down a hung-up medium sized tree with a winch.