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SAWW Chainsaw Training: Level 2
October 11, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Participants in Level 2 SAWW training will spend time both outside and in the classroom, practicing techniques to operate chainsaws safely, comfortably, and productively. Topics covered include: basic chainsaw maintenance, review of the cutter tooth and hands-on sharpening, introduction to wedges, planning and executing tree felling, planning and executing limbing and bucking. Level 2 participants will sharpen their own saws, may fell trees against lean, and learn advanced bucking techniques. Hands-on training gives participants the opportunity to fell or buck at least one tree. You are encouraged to bring your own equipment; helmets are mandatory.
Riveredge Members: $120/person
Pre-registration required. Space is limited.