This is a great time of year to take a look at your skills and get some of those essential training courses done
Summer Selection of courses It is such lovely weather now for our Chainsaw Courses and as a part of your duty of care in the workplace, making sure your chainsaw users are properly trained and assessed as competent, is a requirement under HSE PUWER regulations.
Spring is not just for nature to enjoy. We can tidy up some of our skills and polish our performance in the workplace during the nicer weather
Representatives from the leading industry organisations have joined together to form the Forest Industry Safety Accord (FISA)
Got a chainsaw certificate? Chainsaw Refresher training is more important than you may think. Did you know the following facts:
Why do we need chainsaw refresher training I hear you say:
Our current stormy weather has caused considerable damage to our trees and now is the time people reach for their chainsaws.
Let’s start with safety – yours – and the safety of everyone else around you.
We like to give our trainees a good experience as well as a training course and hopefully their Certification.
A farm owner has been prosecuted after an untrained worker plunged over four metres from a tree as he was using a chainsaw to prune branches.
Chainsaws are commonly used on Farms and Estates but they are, as we know, “high risk” tools. Under the HSE PUWER Regulations it is essential for employers to provide adequate training and ascertain competency before allowing employees to us a chainsaw in the workplace. There are various options to avoid becoming entangled in the unwanted […]