Maintain chainsaws

FPICOT2237

This unit describes the outcomes required to carry out maintenance of hand-held chainsaws. It relates to the maintenance and servicing requirements of chainsaw powerheads and cutting attachments; chain sharpening, cleanup, storage procedures and recording requirements.

Course Overview

FWPCOT2237 – Maintain chainsaws

This unit of competency describes the outcomes required to maintain engine or electrically operated hand-held chainsaws. It includes sharpening chains and completing routine and frequently required service requirements as well as periodic servicing. Work is completed in a variety of work settings including a forest environment, agricultural, workshop, arboretum and horticultural settings.

The unit applies to chainsaw operators.

Elements in this unit are:

1. Prepare for chainsaw maintenance
2. Complete chainsaw maintenance
3. Complete maintenance records and clean up

No licensing, legislative, regulatory, or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.

 

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Your course consists of learning material, theory assessment, and a practical assessment.

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Nominal (supervised) hours represent the supervised structured learning and assessment activity required to sufficiently address the content of each course (acknowledging that progress can vary between learners). This course has nationally agreed nominal hours of 20. The volume of learning identifies the duration of all activities required to achieve the learning outcomes of the course, including all training and learning activities such as guided learning, individual study, learning activities in the workplace and assessment activities. The time taken to complete this course may vary due to contributing factors such as previous experience. ENQUIRE

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