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SAWW Chainsaw Training: Level 1

October 10, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

img_20150929_154051568Part one of a four level series through the Safety and Woods Working training program (SAWW). Participants in Level 1 training will spend time both outside and in the classroom, practicing techniques to operate chainsaws safely, comfortably, and productively. Topics include: personal protective equipment (PPE) body mechanics, chainsaw safety features, the chain and the cutter tooth, reactive forces, planning and executing tree felling, limbing, and bucking, introductory bore cutting and open face felling. Hands-on training gives participants the opportunity to fell at least one tree. You are encouraged to bring your own equipment; helmets are mandatory.

Riveredge Members: $120/person

Non-Members: $135/person

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Pre-registration required. Space is limited.

Details

Date:
October 10, 2016
Time:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

Matt Smith
Phone:
262-375-2715
Email:
msmith@riveredge.us

Venue

Riveredge Nature Center
4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)
Saukville, WI United States
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Phone:
(262) 375-2715

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