Treepartner Training Courses

F05

Assisted Felling

Pre-Course Requirements:

To attend this course trainees must already hold a qualification in Chainsaw Maintenance, Cross Cutting and Felling Small Trees up to 380mm

This course is designed to follow course F01 or F02. It is for operators wishing to understand the implementation of textile and wire rope based assisted felling systems to improve felling accuracy and control.

Why Treepartner Training?

  • 2:1 trainee to instructor ratio
  • Delivered by instructors with extensive and current experience
  • Increased timescale to accommodate necessary content and enable trainees to consolidate chainsaw skills under supervision.
  • Provides an opportunity to update existing chainsaw skills
  • Bespoke course using a broad range of equipment
This 2-day course will cover a range of topics including:
  • Legislation
  • Risk Assessment
  • Worksite Planning
  • Equipment overview and selection
  • Wire rope and textile rope based assisted felling systems set up and operation
  • Sling configuration, rope angles and associated forces
  • Use of battery powered and petrol driven chainsaws
  • Specific felling techniques including use of ‘holding cuts’ and implementation of wedges

Course Fees

Price per person (2 days)

£450

Notes

  • On completion of the training, a Treepartner Training Record of Training and Achievement (certificate) will be issued
  • Following successful completion of the training, Treepartner Training Ltd can organise the related City & Guilds NPTC Level 3 Certificate of Competence in Assisted Felling (Qualification No: 0039-30).