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Chainsaw Safety Demonstration and Skill Development 101101322

Featured Speaker: Tim Ard, Forest Applications, Inc.

Description
Whether you are new to operating chainsaws or  operate one on an infrequent basis, there is much to know about how to operate a chainsaw safely. How comfortable are you with your chainsaw? Could you use some pointers on how to operate it safely? Could others at your entity use some      additional training? If so, look no further.

Topics Include:
*Overview of chainsaw maintenance
* How a chainsaw works
* Having a plan for safe tree trimming and removal
* Felling, limbing and bucking techniques
* OSHA/IDOL standards and best practice safety                   
   procedures
* Personal protective equipment
 
NOTE: This program is a prerequisite for the "Chainsaw Training and Hands-on Skills Practice 102." This 101 program includes classroom instruction and demonstrations of  techniques. 
Please dress for the outdoors and bring your      personal protective equipment to wear during the demonstration including:
* Hard hat with face shield
* Hearing protection
* Safety glasses
* Steel-toe shoes
* Long pants
* Gloves
* Chaps
 
Who Should Attend:
Staff who are new to operating chainsaws
 or operate them infrequently.
 
CEU: 5 hrs
 

 

 

Location
Salt Creek Resource Management 500 Ogden Ave Western Springs, IL
500 Ogden Avenue
Western Springs, IL

Event Starts 10/13/2022 8:00 AM
Event Ends 10/13/2022 3:00 PM

Registration Starts: 8/31/2022 6:01 PM
Registration Closes: 10/10/2022 6:01 PM

Capacity: 15

Cancellation Policy
All cancellations must be submitted in writing to receive any type of refund. Cancellations received one week prior to an IRMA Special Training(ST) program date are entitled to a Full Refund. Cancellations received with less than one week’s notice for any ST program are subject to a $20.00 cancellation fee or one-half the registration fee, whichever is greater. No shows will be charged the full registration fee.

Payment Policy

IRMA will invoice you after the class has occurred. Please do not send in payment for the class until you receive an invoice.

Member's Price: $0

If you have any questions please contact:
Lisa Leban
7082366343
lisal@irmarisk.org



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