Tree Rigging for Precision Tree Felling Operations (5 days)

Tree Rigging for Precision Tree Felling Operations (5 days)

5-day Module                                   
No pre-requisites other than meeting the eligibility to attend requirements

Course Description
Participants will learn to select and integrate specific tree rigging methods and equipment with precision tree felling methods in order to help maximize safety, control and productivity.  Participants will also refresh and refine their cutting and saw handling skills during precision tree felling work challenges. 

Course Topics

For an expanded course outline, please contact the ArborMaster office

What to Bring
Students are encouraged to bring any equipment they use and/or would like to discuss with the instructor. 

Personal Protective Equipment: (PPE) Required
-Hard hat
-Ear protection
-Eye protection
-Work gloves
-Work boots
-Chainsaw protective pants or chaps

Please note:
It is not necessary to bring a chain saw to the course, as we will have saws on hand for the student's use.

Classes will take place rain or shine. We suggest before departing for your program, that you check the extended forecast in the area that the training will be held.  If rain is at all forecasted, we recommend that you bring appropriate rain gear, thermal undergarments if in a colder climate and a change of clothing on the day of class. Prerequisites: