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Operate and Maintain Chainsaws

State ID: KAA14

This program is linked to the Unit of Competence AHCMOM213 Operate and maintain Chainsaws.  This is a nationally recognised unit of competency and upon successful completion you will receive a Statement of Attainment.

This course is designed to provide the skills, knowledge and confidence required to safely operate a hand-held chainsaw and maintain it in working condition.

Content covered includes:

  • OHS - Duty of Care
  • Personal protective equipment and clothing
  • Chainsaw components and functions
  • General maintenance tasks/tensions
  • Correct start-up procedures
  • Safe techniques for crosscutting and felling.

Please also refer to the Student Fact Pack for additional College and support information.

Important information

How to apply

Important information

For additional information, pricing or enrolment contact our Commercial Training Coordinator - Ms Pam Francis | (08) 99562 704 or via email at

How to apply
On Campus (Full-Time or Part-Time)
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Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 1, 2020

Kalgoorlie Campus - Chainsaw Skill Set, 4 to 5 March


Fees and charges

Duration 2 day/s
When Semester 1, 2020
Where Kalgoorlie Campus
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Course enquiry

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Page last updated November 28, 2019