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Level 3 Award Use of a Chainsaw from a Mobile Elevated Work Platform

~3.0 Day(s)
From £499.00

There are many situations were you may need to use a MEWP to carry out works on trees. This course allows you to learn to do this safely. You must be an experienced Chainsaw user to develop your skills in the MEWP. Upon succesfully completing a verbal and practical assessment you will achieve a Level 3 Award Use of a Chainsaw from a Mobile Elevated Work Platform. There are 2 dedicated days for training and 1 day for Assessment


Number of candidates per course: 4

Description

Please Enquire with the team at VMT before booking this course so we can ensure you are booked for correct allocation of days, this is flexible dependant on skill level.

During in this course, you will cover:

  • How to deal with emergency situations affecting operators working from a MEWP.
  • How to operate a chainsaw from a MEWP.
  • Health and safety and industry good practice

Units covered in qualification:

  • Level 3 Award Use of a Chainsaw from a Mobile Elevated Work Platform

Before starting this course, you must have already Acquired:

  • Lantra Awards Level 2 Award in Chainsaw Maintenance
  • Lantra Awards Level 2 Award in Cross-cut Timber Using a Chainsaw
  • Lantra Awards Level 2 Award in Felling and Processing Trees up to 380mm

Or

  • Lantra Awards Level 2 Award in Chainsaw Maintenance and Cross-cutting
  • Lantra Awards Level 2 Award in Felling and Processing Trees up to 380mm

You must also have valid MEWP certification for the type of machine being used.

Please contact us if you also hold your Level 3 Award in Aerial Cutting of Trees with a Chainsaw Using Freefall Techniques.


Availability

Level 3 Award Use of a Chainsaw from a Mobile Elevated Work Platform
Northamptonshire
11th April 2024
4 Places Available!
£499.00
(Ex Vat)
Level 3 Award Use of a Chainsaw from a Mobile Elevated Work Platform
Northamptonshire
8th May 2024
4 Places Available!
£450.00
(Ex Vat)
Level 3 Award Use of a Chainsaw from a Mobile Elevated Work Platform
Northamptonshire
4th September 2024
4 Places Available!
£499.00
(Ex Vat)
Level 3 Award Use of a Chainsaw from a Mobile Elevated Work Platform
Northamptonshire
7th October 2024
4 Places Available!
£450.00
(Ex Vat)

Please contact us to discuss your requirements

Course Specific Notes

You will need to bring:


    • A form of photo ID either valid driving licence or passport.
    • Non snag clothing suitable for all weather as you will be outside
    • Climbing helmet incorporating face and hearing protection with a chin strap
    • Chainsaw trousers, type c
    • Chainsaw boots
    • Gloves - BS EN 381-7
    • Non-snag clothing

Important Information:

Joining instructions will be sent around 7-14 days before the course starts and will contain full details of location, equipptment etc. Please note that lunch is not provided.

Your booking confirmation email only serves to confirm your booking and payment and the date and timings of your course. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to get in touch with our team.

Once booked via the website or issued proforma, the course is non refundable or non transferable.

Courses offered may have pre-requisite qualifications. Please check individual course requirements on our website www.vmtltd.net for further details. Pre requisites will be listed under individual course requirements and it is the responsibility of the booker to check that all attendees have the necessary qualifications. 

VENUE: Course held at one of our Northamptonshire training sites.