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FWPCOT3238 Operate A Polesaw

This unit will cover the outcomes and operations  required to assess and trim high branches reachable with a mechanical pole saw and to promote tree growth by trimming excess branches.

The unit also covers  equipment maintenance.

Course Start Dates


  • Price

    $350.00 per person payment required upon enrollment by credit card or bank transfer. Confirmation will be forwarded once payment has been received.

    Delivery & Duration

    1 day - Divided equally into theory and practical Start time 8am to approx. 4pm



    Class Size

    8 - 10


    All persons assessed as successfully meeting the assessment criteria will be marked as competent and will be issued with an Australian nationally recognised Statement of Attainment for the unit of competency assessed

  • Course Requirements

    Training For Trees provides PPE, pole saw associated equipment but all candidates are required to wear steel toe cap boots.

    Method of Training

    Practical, demonstrations and instructions

    Method of Assessment

    Theory and practical assessment


    Recommended every 12 to 18 months


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