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Training weekends to serve you and your organizations better
S.A.W.W Level One (8 hour course)
OSHA Standard 1910.266
Regulation and requirements and how they pertain to your operation.
Hands-on OSHA application
Proper Body Mechanics
Body mechanics will be demonstrated and used throughout the day
Personal Protective Equipment
What equipment is available
The importance and function of PPE
Chain Saw Safety Features
How to inspect the saw for damage
Intro to Hands-on Sharpening
Understanding the cutter and how it works
Information Before Felling and Cutting Begins
Reactive Forces and the Bore Cut
The Face Notch & The Hinge
Techniques for releasing limbs and spring poles under pressure.
Question and answer session
Level 1 provides confidence and safety, learning the chainsaws reactive forces, focusing on open face notching, including pre-planning the fell, bore cutting,
as well as understanding the hinge strength.
These programs can be adapted to address specific needs or concerns.
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