Yale University

Chainsaw Safety
 Individuals who operate a chainsaw must be trained in the operation and maintenance of chainsaws, recognition of safety hazards, proper selection and use of required personal protective equipment, safety procedures and safe work practices. Chainsaw operators must also hold a valid certificate for First aid and CPR/AED training. A Quiz is included at the end of this course.
Objective Audience
  • The federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has established standards for equipment, personal protective equipment, inspection, use and maintenance of chainsaws in the General Industry Standard, 29 CFR 1910.266 Logging Operations.
  • All individuals who use chainsaws.
    Approval Required None
    Delivery Type Instructor Led
    Fee None
    Prerequisites Available

    A class is not scheduled at this time. Please send us an email, and we will notify you as soon as a class has been scheduled.

    Environmental Health & Safety
    135 College Street, 1st Floor
    New Haven CT 06510 - 2411
    (203) 785-3211(Phone)
    (203) 785-7588(Fax)

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