NPORS - Chainsaw Training

Course Aims

The NPORS Chainsaw course is designed to highlight to participants the dangers of chainsaw use and the safe operating procedures necessary to avoid accidents and injuries.

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Course Content

  • Employer and employee legal responsibilities

  • Health & Safety Act 1974 and other relevant legislation

  • PPE

  • Pre-operational checks

  • Chainsaw maintenance (workshop safety)

  • Chain sharpening

  • Lubrication and refueling

  • Starting and pre-cutting checks

  • Crosscutting and stacking timber

  • De-limbing

  • Site safety including allowing for wind factor when cutting

 

Endorsements

  • Petrol

  • Electric

  • Air

 

Duration of Training

Training 1 day.

 

Test

To achieve the NPORS Operators Card candidates must pass both the NPORS Theory Test and the Practical Test.

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