Dealing with Windblown Trees
Who is this course for?
This training-only course is for people who are required to deal with individual windblown trees in open areas, have attended the basic chainsaw courses in this series, or their equivalent, and have the appropriate certification units CS30, CS31 and CS32. It is designed to prepare candidates for NPTC CS34.
People involved in:
All learners must have prior chainsaw operating experience and be certified in chainsaw maintenance, basic and advanced felling techniques.
NB: This course covers individual windblown trees and does not include techniques for dealing with multiple windblown in dense coniferous plantations which present very significant hazards and require specialist skills and knowledge.