Safety Training


Chainsaw Faller Competency Program - Level 1 Chainsaw Basics

Meadow Lake Campus
Future dates to be determined.

Tuition: $1000.00  +GST (subject to change)

Learn the basics of chainsaw handling and operations and gain an understanding of personal and work site safety.

Designed for:

Participants of the Chainsaw Faller Competency Program, which qualifies an individual to become a faller.  Upon successful completion of this course, you will receive a Chainsaw Competency Record Logbook and a wallet certificate that is valid for three years. As well after completion, participants are qualified to find work as a bucker (maximum six inches in diameter at breast height trees (DBH)).

Topics Include:

- Hazzard assessment and control
- Chainsaw inspection and maintenance
- Chainsaw handling and operations
- Safe limbing and bucking practices

Certificate Renewal
If your certification is still valid, you can contact a certified instructor to challenge the course to renew your certificate.