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Course Description

TECHNICAL - 5 hours

When using equipment at work, it is always important to know how to operate it safely. This workshop will provide information on how to safely start and operate a chainsaw, as well as maintaining your saw. Other topics include personal protective equipment, safety features of a chainsaw, cutting techniques, and routine cleaning and maintenance. There will also be tips on ways to increase productivity with the chainsaw.

In the afternoon, there will be a hands-on demonstration involving safely cutting down trees with a chainsaw. Participates are given the opportunity and encouraged to try the chainsaw themselves.

Food / Service: 
Please see Section Notes for details.

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE):
Please see Section Notes for details.

Cancellation and Photography Policies:
For detailed information about these policies, please visit https://t2.unh.edu/t2-workshops.

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Section Title
Chainsaw Safety & Maintenance
Type
Seminar/Workshop
Days
Th
Time
8:30AM to 2:00PM
Dates
Sep 19, 2019
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
5.0
Location
  • Town of Tilton
Course Fee(s)
Municipal Fee non-credit $60.00
Private Fee non-credit $120.00
Instructors
Section Notes

Check-In and Parking: 
Unless otherwise noted, check-in will begin 15 minutes before the workshop start time. 

Facility Address:
Highway Garage, 581 West Main St., Tilton

Additional Notes:
***Please bring chainsaws and maintenance tools with you (1 chainsaw per 4-5 people)

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE):
Participants will need the following Personal Protection Equipment (PPE): a helmet system (consisting of a head, face & hearing protection), cotton or leather gloves, chainsaw protective chaps, and protective work boots with steel toes.

Food / Services:
Lunch is provided for this workshop. There is no breakfast or morning beverage service. 
If you require special services or have dietary restrictions, please let us know 3 business days prior to the workshop.

Cancellation and Photography Policies:
For detailed information about these policies, please visit https://t2.unh.edu/t2-workshops.

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