PO Box 3301
                Fort Nelson, BC  V0C 1R0
Phone:      250-500-2348

Basic Chainsaw Orientation


Learn the basics of chainsaw operations, safety and maintenance.  This 1 day course covers the proper safety gear needed and safe operation and work procedures.

Come prepared to use equipment.  Theory and field exams will be conducted.

Program Length:  8 hours

Program Topics:

  • Daily maintenance of chainsaw and/or brush saw

  • Small diameter tree falling

  • Bucking and limbing

  • Cleaning and inspection of saw

  • Minor troubleshooting and chain filing

Maximum Class Size:  12

Course Materials:

  • Student  Workbook

  • Course Completion Certificate

Program Cost:  $295

Upon successful completion of the course you will receive a Certificate of Completion that is valid for one years.