TARGET AUDIENCE: US FWS Personnel who are given the responsibility to operate chainsaws. SUMMARY AND OBJECTIVES: This course is designed to train beginning sawyers to work safely and efficiently, without causing injury to themselves, others or equipment. An evaluator will assess the trainee's skill level for applicable documentation and certification. Upon the completion of this course, participants will be able to:? * Define and apply chainsaw safety standards as required by OSHA and agency handbooks, manuals, directives, and owner's manuals.? * Identify and demonstrate basic chainsaw operation, troubleshooting, maintenance, and safety features.