For Anyone using or buying a Mobile Circular sawmill.
1 day for all users – No formal assessment, but minimum standard to achieve.
This training takes place on the ‘Lucas Mill’ with standard attachments
Training on your Own Site?
Please enquire: it may be possible to carry out the training at your site.
What the course Covers:
• Introduction & aims
• Pre-use checks & risk assessments
• Familiarisation with the machine and working parts
• Routine maintenance
• Blade checking & maintenance
• Daily / weekly checks
• Protective clothing
• Starting & pre-use checks
• Loading and unloading
• Practical demonstrations & safe use
• A Safe working area
• Safe working practices
• Storage & transport.
• Legislative issues
What should you bring to the course?
Chainsaw helmet or similar, visor / goggles, gloves, steel toe-capped work boots, loose non-snag work overalls
All trainees must be over 18 years of age and in good health.
Persons with certain ailments or on certain medication may not be able to take part in the practical sessions