Chainsaw Level 1 and 2

FPICOT2237A – Maintain chainsaws

This unit describes the outcomes required to carry out maintenance of hand-held chainsaws. It relates to the maintenance and servicing requirements of chainsaw power heads and cutting attachments; chain sharpening, cleanup, storage procedures and recording requirements

General legislative, regulatory and workplace requirements apply to this unit; however there are no specific licensing or certification requirements at the time of publication the unit involves maintaining chainsaws in a variety of work settings including a forest environment, agricultural, workshop, horticultural and  domestic settings.

FPICOT2239A – Trim and cut felled trees

This unit describes the outcomes required to trim and cut felled trees with a chainsaw. It is intended for use in situations where the production of timber is not the primary focus of the activity. The unit also includes equipment maintenance.

General workplace legislative and regulatory requirements apply to this unit; specific licensing or certification requirements may apply in some states and territories.

This unit involves trimming and cutting felled trees with a chainsaw in a variety of work settings including a forest, agriculture, domestic, local council and emergency services environment, as relevant to the unit