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Chain Saw and Tree Felling, August 16, 2022, Mattawan

Tuesday, August 16, 2022
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM (EDT)

Village of Mattawan Public Works Building

22899 Freedom Lane
Mattawan, MI 49071
United States
24 Seats Remaining

Event Details


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Instructors: Bruce Gasaway and Mike Schultz, G&S Safety Consulting


Member: $205 per attendee

Non-Member: $255 per attendee

This class cover saw safety and hazards, kick-back dangers and prevention, cutting and notching techniques, felling hazards and techniques.

The afternoon will involve hands-on chain saw demonstrations and cutting techniques. Attendees will be allowed to operate chain saws and practice the learned techniques under the instructor's supervision and direction.

Attendees must bring their own PPE to operate chain saws
hard hat, steel toe shoes/boots, hearing protection, face shield / eye protection, chaps, gloves

The number of demonstrations / hands on practice will be limited by the number of attendees.



8:30am – 11:45am Class Instruction Begins
11:45am Lunch (provided)
12:15pm – 2pm Class Resumes
2pm – 3:30pm Hands-On Instruction
3:30pm Class Adjourns

Payment/Cancellation Policy: Payment is expected prior to class. Cancellations must be requested at least 3 business days prior to the start of the class or your registration fee will be forfeited. If you cancel least 3 business days prior to the start of class, the full amount may be refunded. You may send a substitute attendee.

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