Chainsaw Maintenance and Safety Workshop
This workshop is to emphasize and instruct attendees in the proper safety for operating a chainsaw and the instrumental value of chainsaw maintenance in the proper safety operating procedures.
Our instructors will educate the attendees in regards to proper personal protective gear (PPE), proper operating procedures, proper starting methods, and proper maintenance procedures to facilitate proper safe operating procedures (to include procedures such as: sharpening, daily inspection procedures, spark plug replacement, and cleaning, proper fueling procedures, etc.).
Attendees will have the opportunity to use these skills on selected logs on our property; they will be able to identify chainsaw operating parts, recognize the proper PPE required to operate a chainsaw, and operate the chainsaw with a professional in attendance.
Upon completion of the Chainsaw Maintenance and Safety Workshop the attendee will receive a certificate of completion from VG Training Facility.
All instruction will follow the ANSI Z133.1 Standards!!!!- Safety First!!!
Time: 8:30 – 4:30.Noon to 12:45 p.m. lunch and a ten minute break during the morning session and after lunch session.
Workshop Price: $95.00 per attendee.20 person limit per each day of class. Bring your own chainsaw to this workshop.
Instructors: Jeff Thierbach.
Contact: Dawn Thierbach – 810-338-6531 at VG TrainingFacility to schedule a Chainsaw Maintenance and Safety Workshop for your place of employment.
First Session – 8:30 a.m. to Noon – PPE, maintenance and operating parts instruction, and fueling instructions.
Second Session – 12:45 – 4:30 p.m. – operating instruction, hands-on operating for each attendee.
Attendee Requirements: safety helmet, safety glasses, proper clothing (no sandals, tennis shoes, short sleeves, tank shirts or shorts), over the ankle boots .If chainsaw pants or chaps are available, bring those with you: if you have your own chainsaw, bring that with you.