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ArborMaster III Chainsaw Safety DVD
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  • ArborMaster III Chainsaw Safety DVD
CEUs are available for this product.

ArborMaster III Chainsaw Safety DVD and Workbook


  • Item #: DVD1525
  • Member Price: $119.95(US Dollars)
  • Non-member Price: $149.95(US Dollars)
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Safe and proficient use of a chain saw requires thorough training and practice. This instructional DVD, hosted by International Tree Climbing Champions, Rip Tompkins and Ken Palmer, provides an excellent supplement to any solid, hands-on training program. Six lessons offer learning objectives that reinforce chain saw cutting techniques as well as safety and maintenance. A workbook, CEU quizzes, and answer sheets for earning a total of eight CEUs* upon successful completion (80% or greater correct) are included with the DVD. Additional workbooks may be purchased separately. (©1998)

8 CEUs (A, U, T, M, L, Bp)

Arbormaster III Chainsaw Safety lessons include:

    Chainsaw Safety demonstrates the use of personal protective equipment (PPE) required when operating a chainsaw. Identifies the components of a chainsaw and its safety features, and explains safe starting procedures and carburetor adjustment for safe and efficient operation. 2.0 CEUs* (©1998, 43 min.)

    Chainsaw Maintenance provides instruction on routine maintenance needs for keeping a chainsaw operating and cutting efficiently, including proper care of the engine and drive system, bar maintenance, and sharpening techniques. 2.0 CEUs* (©1998, 46 min.)

    Notches, Hinges and Backcuts discusses fundamental knowledge and skills essential for using a chainsaw in various applications and the reactive forces that can occur during operation. Instructs on avoiding kickback. 1.0 CEU* (©1998, 30 min.)

    Felling Techniques demonstrates the steps and processes involved in preparing a felling plan, planning the escape route, estimating the tree’s height, and making the felling cuts. 1.0 CEU* (©1998, 18 min.)

    Limbing and Bucking focuses on techniques for cutting trees once they are on the ground, including chainsaw safety practices for cutting branches under tension. 1.0 CEU* (©1998, 17 min.)

    Chainsaw Use in Trees Produced for experienced tree climbers who use a chainsaw while climbing, this lesson emphasizes the danger in using a saw while aloft and stresses safe operating procedures. 1.0 CEU* (©1998, 19 min.)

*These CEUs may be earned only once during the life of your certification.

Additional workbooks may be purchased separately

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