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RENR 1145 - Chainsaw Safety and Use

Renewable Resources Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

Course Details

This course introduces learners to the safe use of power saws. Topics include theory, safety, proper maintenance, and operation of chainsaws.





Spring/Summer 2018

Below is one offering of this course for the Spring/Summer 2018 term.

CRN 55079

Jun 16 1 Day

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jun 16 Sat 08:00 - 16:00 BBY SE04 Rm. 106



Course Outline





  1. Student is required to come dressed and prepared for working with a chainsaw and dressed for current weather conditions. MUST HAVE: Approved safety toed work boots or equivalent workboot with toe cap, appropriate work clothing, for example: long sleeve shirt, long pants, cold weather clothing, rain clothing, Lunch and fluids and Safety glasses with side shield. For further information, please contact


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