This introductory level course covers the skills and knowledge required to fell small trees where hazards have been assessed as low risk.
This course is suitable for people working in the Arboriculture, Agriculture & Horticulture, and/or Conservation industries, as well as members of the general public who may be looking at undertaking small tree felling on their own property.
The Fell Small Trees course will cover the following topics:
- prepare and maintain equipment
- determine the tree felling conditions
- direction of fall
- safe fall zone
- exclusion zone and escape route
- safe tree felling techniques
- safe tree removal techniques
All students must wear steel cap boots.
To be eligible for this short course you must have completed Chainsaw Operation and Maintenance. If you have not already completed this prerequisite unit please check the Chainsaw Operation and Maintenance short course page for details on upcoming dates and locations.
Fell small trees (AHCPCM203)
Wed 23 Oct 19
Thu 24 Oct 19
Students holding Visa 500 are eligible
Course enquiries and more information
Freecall 1800 882 661