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Workshop and Tips on How to Safely Manipulate a Chainsaw.


Start Date:  Saturday, June 15, 2019 9:00 AM
End Date:  Saturday, June 15, 2019 3:30 PM
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Category:  Community
Address:  815 Cartier St. Curran ON
Contact:  Jean Saint-Pierre
Phone:  613-443-3924
Fee:  Subscription fees (including meals, paid on site): $35/person, Member of Boisés Est and students $15, kids under 15 years -FREE

Objective : Help property owners to take and adopt safety habits when working with forestry equipment, including safety equipment, chainsaws, etc.

When and Where: Saturday, June 15, 2019, 9am to 3 :30pm, 815 Cartier St. Curran ON

Animation by Mr. Jean-Claude Gervais , retired professor, from the forestry program of la Cité and co-owner of Trillium Landscaping inc., and member of Boisés Est. This workshop target the occasional chainsaw users and will include:

Safety equipment: helmet with visor and earmuffs, gloves, boots and safety trousers.

Elementary applicable safety practices to the preparation, maintenance and chainsaw handling.

Safety instructions to follow during logging, lopping and cutting a tree with a chainsaw.

In the afternoon, a demonstration in the forest is planned, to apply this new knowledge on the field.

Please note that this workshop is not a credit workshop for the utilization of a chainsaw in a commercial work. The information for the one who’d like to get this credit will be transmitted.

Subscription fees (including meals, paid on site): $35/person, Member of Boisés Est and students  $15, kids under 15 years -FREE

Subscribe with Jean Saint-Pierre 613.443.3924 - Dealine date is Tuesday, June 11.

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