Chainsaw and Cross-cutting

This Lantra-accredited hands-on course delivers both practical skills and health and safety guidance. A perfect introduction to expertly handling and maintaining a chainsaw. This two-day Lantra course delivers both practical skills and health and safety guidance with an integrated assessment throughout.

You’ll learn all the theory needed to use and keep a chainsaw running safely, with key sessions covering saw chain, guide bar, and power unit maintenance.

You’ll gain hands-on experience of starting a chainsaw, run through all the pre-cutting tests and learn the skills needed to expertly cross-cut timber.

Please note: a minimum level of fitness is required to be able to complete the practical side of the training.

Here is a link to PPE required to attend the training and integrated assessment Chainsaw personal protective equipment (


Cost: ££275 plus VAT

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