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Refresher Chainsaw Safety Awareness Training

  • 05 Jun 2019
  • 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • City of Hamilton ~ Joe Sam's Leisure Park ~ Operations Shop - 752 Centre Road Hamilton, ON L8N 2Z7
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REFRESHER CHAINSAW SAFETY AWARENESS TRAINING


OPA requires Chainsaw Card Holders to refresh their knowledge of safe saw techniques every three 3 years. This one (1) day refresher seminar helps satisfy these requirements.


    NOTE: Only those who have attended the Two (2) Day OPA Chainsaw Safety Awareness Training course at least three years prior are eligible for this course. Once registered the OPA office will validate your eligibility to attend this training and we will then send an invoice for payment.

    Prerequisite: Successful completion of the OPA Two Day Parks Oriented Chainsaw Safety Training course.

    The course will cover:

    • PPE & Legislative Requirements 
    • Chainsaw Maintenance & Sharpening Techniques 
    • Safe Chainsaw Starting & Handling Practices 
    • Field Practices (Felling [Notching & Back Cutting], Bucking Techniques & Tools)

    DATE: June 5, 2019
    TIME: 8am -4pm
    LOCATION:
    Joe Sam's Leisure Park ~ Operations Shop (please see map below)
    752 Centre Road
    Hamilton, ON L8N 2Z7

    Outdoor Location: On site



      **PLEASE NOTE**
      PARTICIPANTS MUST HAVE PROPER PPE IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS COURSE

      • Class E Type 2 helmet
      • Hearing protection
      • Gloves
      • Eye protection
      • Safety Boots
      • Full leg chaps or ballistic pants

      Register online and pay by sending in a cheque (made payable to Ontario Parks Association) to 102-8250 Lawson Road, Milton, ON L9T 5C6, or call into the office with a credit card for processing


      Lunch is NOT provided at this location – please bring a lunch

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