FWPCOT2239 – Trim and Cut Felled Trees

FWPCOT2239 – Trim and Cut Felled Trees

COURSE SUMMARY

FWPCOT2239 – Trim and Cut Felled Trees teaches the skills and knowledge required to trim and cut felled trees with a chainsaw and to complete operator maintenance. It applies to situations where the production of timber is not the primary focus of the activity.

This unit applies to forestry workers, chainsaw operators, forest harvesters, harvesting technicians and arboriculture workers.

Licensing, legislative, regulatory, or certification requirements apply to this unit in some states & territories at the time of publication and may differ according to jurisdiction.

COURSE CONTENT
  • Prepare for trimming and cutting
  • Visually assess felled trees
  • Plan cutting
  • Use chainsaw to trim and cut trees
  • Complete equipment maintenance
PROVIDER OF TRAINING AND ASSESSMENT

This course is delivered and assessed on behalf of Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909 by ERT Group Pty Ltd.

FWPCOT2239 - Trim and Cut Felled Trees | TRIM AND CUT FELLED TREES

Important information prior to enrolment
UNIT BEING DELIVERED

The following unit(s) will be awarded to successful participants in this course. The certificate will be issued by Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909. To view full unit details please visit www.training.gov.au

  • FWPCOT2239 – Trim and Cut Felled Trees   
RECERTIFICATION

Participants are required to re-certify every 3 years from their completion date to maintain currency.

COURSE DELIVERY

This course will be delivered in the workplace or at an ERT Group Pty Ltd training facility.

COURSE DURATION (FACE TO FACE)
  • Face to Face – 14 hours (minimum) – full face to face course
  • Refresher training – 7 hours (minimum) – conditions apply for this option, for example, you will need to provide previous current certificates
WORK PLACEMENT ARRANGEMENTS

No work placement arrangements will be required as part of this course

LEARNERS RIGHTS, RESPONSBILITIES AND SUPPORT, INCLUDING COMPLAINTS

Please note that enrolment to this course is made with Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909. Please refer to the student handbook located on the RTO website for all details relating to rights and responsibilities including complaints and appeals.

COURSE FEES AND PAYMENTS
  • Please refer to our booking calendar for individual course fees
  • Refund and fee protection policy – Please refer to the student handbook
  • Payment Terms – Payment for individual participants is upfront, group booking payment terms are based on agreement between the client and service provider.
ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Participants must be physically able to trim and cut felled trees with a chainsaw.

PREREQUISITES

There are no prerequisites for this unit

WHAT HAPPENS AT THE COURSE?
ASSESSMENT REQUIREMENTS

Individuals undertaking this course will be expected to complete both written and practical assessment tasks. These are detailed in the sections following.

ASSESSMENT ACTIVITIES

Assessments conducted during face-to-face training session(s) include:

Practical scenarios – The assessor must observe the following practical scenarios:

  • Choosing, inspecting and maintaining equipment and tools
  • Using PPE appropriately
  • Servicing, maintaining and operating a chainsaw
  • Planning and preparing for trimming and cutting trees
  • Visually assessing the area around the tree
  • Conducting a risk assessment and make area safe
  • Using effective communication and safe work practices
  • Trimming and cutting trees appropriately
  • Disposing of waste and clean up area
  • Completing an equipment and maintain fault log

Theory assessment – A written assessment consisting of multiple-choice and short answer questions. The student must complete all assessment questions.

 

 

*Please note that ERT Fire & Rescue supplies all equipment necessary for you to undertake your training. ERT Fire & Rescue always recommend and encourage you to bring along your own equipment. Trainee’s must wear appropriate clothing that will get dirty and enclosed footwear is essential.

 

ERT Fire & Rescue can provide tailored on-site workplace training. Please contact our office on 0267 621 754 for a quote.

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