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Course Information

  • Study Level:Basic
  • Duration:1 day
  • CTF subsidised price:90
  • Price 300

Operate and Maintain Chainsaws

The operate and maintain chainsaws course teaches students the theory and practical application to operate and properly maintain a hand-held chainsaw. This includes preparation of a worksite, apply WHS policies and procedures, inspection, operation and maintenance of the chainsaw, using safe cutting techniques and cross-cutting fallen trees.

Upon successful completion, students will be issued with a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment in the following units:

AHCMOM213 Operate and maintain chainsaws

Course dates


WTA cater to companies or groups wanting to conduct a private training course, either at your suitable training venue or at our training premises.

Class times

8:30am – 4:30pm

Students are asked to arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled course start time, late attendees may be rejected from the course.

Course fees

$300.00 p/p

The Construction Training Fund (CTF) provides a subsidy of $210.00 for eligible students – making the course cost to be $90.00.

Enquire now for a quote and/or group booking rates or call 1300 019 304


All course participants must:

  • Have basic English language literacy and numeracy skills
  • Provide a valid Unique student identifier (USI) (If you do not have a USI please head to and create one in a few short steps)

Training day

To establish your identity WTA requires that you bring to all courses:

  • Photo ID
  • A valid Unique student identifier (USI)

Tea, Coffee and morning tea will be provided. There will be a fridge available to keep your lunch cold and a microwave to heat up. There are also multiple fast food stores close to the premises.

How to enrol

To secure your spot in any of our courses, you are required to enrol online and complete payment for the course. Once this is received, your spot in the course will be confirmed and you will receive a booking confirmation.