You can choose between online and offline classes for this course, depending on your preferences. Chainsaw injuries like those to the left hand and lower left leg are among the most frequent ones, according to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). Employers who train their staff on chainsaw safety, proper chainsaw maneuvers, and appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE) can lessen the risk of these accidents.
This chainsaw safety course teaches workers safe work practices that reduce the risk of chainsaw injuries and other logging incidents by providing information on basic chainsaw safety regarding tree trimming, disaster clean-up, forestry, and more. This training course complies with all laws and standards set forth by OSHA.
training requirements of 29 CFR 1910.120(e)(3)(i) defined by Federal OSHA HAZWOPER for general industry.
training requirements of 29 CFR 1926.65(e)(3)(i) defined by Federal OSHA HAZWOPER for construction sector.
HAZWOPER training requirements for EPA and State OSHA guidelines.
The course has been particularly designed for loggers as they are the ones dealing with chainsaws
and face chainsaw-related injuries.
After completing this instruction, students will be able to:
Common hazards of job sites, trees, and logging equipment
Selecting the correct personal protective equipment (PPE)
Critical provisions for logging work
Developing and implementing logging activities
All modules are followed by quizzes, which are obligatory to pass to proceed forward in the course
A period of six months from original registration will be given to students to complete Chainsaw
Safety course. A student’s account will be expired after this period. A re-registration with complete subscription fee is essential to benefit from the course again