Personnel training at the Basic Faller Trainee, Basic Faller, Intermediate Faller, and Advanced Faller levels must complete annual chain saw refresher training.
Summary and Objectives:
This course is designed to ensure sawyers continue to work safely and efficiently, without causing injury to themselves, others, or equipment. The Project Leader/Supervisor/Facility Manager determines what will serve as refresher training and document employees' completion of the training.
Upon 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.