Covers chainsaw familiarization, proper use of personal protective gear, tree felling, limbing and bucking methods. Students will also learn chainsaw operator techniques. Participants must provide their own personal protection equipment in order to practice skills: gloves, chaps, ear/head/eye protection and chainsaw. PLANET and ISA CEUs approved for certified landscape technicians and certified arborists.
Trainer: Richard Campas, Certified Arborist and wildland firefighter
Tu, Th, 1:00PM – 5:00PM
Oct 7 – 9, 2x, 8 hours