Operate and Maintain Chainsaws

Learn how to prepare and use hand held chainsaws, carry out routine checks of equipment and prevent risk of injury.
Gillies Street Campus
Gillies Street Campus
Tuesday 25th and Wednesday 26th May
Wednesday 13th and Thursday 14th October
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2 day workshop
Learn how to prepare and use hand held chainsaws, carry out routine checks of equipment and prevent risk of injury. Course Content: AHCMOM213 Operate and maintain chainsaws

Entry requirements (year 12)

Pre-training review, obtaining a USI (Unique Student Identifyer) and a Language Literacy and Numeracy task are entry requirements of all VET courses.

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Applicants need to demonstrate the literacy and numeracy skills required to undertake this course through a test as part of the application process. The test will be conducted through Federation College prior to commencement of training. Feedback will be provided to the applicant on their results and types of support, if necessary, available to them.

The application method varies depending on your circumstances, please visit our How to apply page for further information.

VTAC application: No

Direct application: Yes

Federation University code: 403241

National course code: AHC30116

Fees are subject to change annually.


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CRICOS Provider No.00103D
Please note: This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding to eligible individuals.
National RTO Code: 4909

School department


Course coordinator

Chris Noonan