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Mcdonald Goh
Mcdonald Goh
2022-03-30
The trainers at site skills were very knowledgeable and worked with the guys that were finding it hard. We had Kurt and he was very hands on and took his time to explain and go through parts that seem difficult at first but got easier as we kept doing the revision. Top notch.
Chris Lawrence
Chris Lawrence
2022-01-13
Friendly trainers and staff plenty of parking and easy to find. Smoko van pull up for smoko and lunch just outside the building.
Scott Bayntun
Scott Bayntun
2021-10-20
Great facility and good trainers for the dogman course
Nigel Walton
Nigel Walton
2021-10-16
Good course material, equipment & facilities. Great instructor. Thanks 😊
Overview

This cut materials with a hand-held chainsaw course includes the theoretical and practical components to meet the skills and knowledge required to prepare and cut timber and polymer materials with a hand-held chainsaw.

Participants will gain the following skills and knowledge:

  • Preparing for work
  • Cutting materials
  • Maximising volume and quality of recovery material
  • Performing routine operator maintenance

This course does not cover comprehensive servicing and maintenance procedures.

Training and assessment is conducted at Site Skills Training facilities. Upon arrangement, training and assessment can be conducted at the premises of industry clients providing there are suitable industry training facilities.

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The course is suitable for those who cut materials with a hand-held chainsaw in a variety of work settings including sawmills, forest product manufacturing facilities, timber yards, horticultural environments, construction, polymer processing and other manufacturing settings.

A basic to moderate English language, literacy and numeracy skill level is required.

All participants are required to wear the following minimum PPE to enter our facilities:

  • Fully enclosed shoes (steel-capped boots preferred)
  • Long-sleeve shirt with high visibility
  • Long work pants

Additional PPE may be required depending on the course requirements.

Upon successful completion of this course, a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment for the following unit of competency will be issued:

FWPCOT2259 Cut materials with a hand-held chainsaw

 

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West Brisbane Site Skills Training Facility Map

West Brisbane Facility

55 Mica Street, Carole Park,
Ipswich QLD 4300

Opening Hours:
Mon-Fri: 7:30am-4:30pm

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Course Contacts

Randolph Westbrook

Business Development Manager

Aaron Bandholz

National Sales Manager

North Brisbane Site Skill Training Facility map

North Brisbane Facility

97 Flinders Parade,
North Lakes QLD 4509

Opening Hours:
Monday - Friday: 7:30AM - 4:30PM

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Course Contacts

Paul Hodge

Business Development Manager

Aaron Bandholz

National Sales Manager

Gladstone Facility of Site Skills Training

Gladstone Facility

17-19 South Tree Drive,
South Trees, Gladstone QLD 4680

Opening Hours:
Mon-Fri: 7:30am-4:30pm

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Course Contacts

Casey McGuire

Regional Sales Manager

Aaron Bandholz

National Sales Manager