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Game of Logging: Basic Chainsaw Safety for Beginners

May 9 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Forest health in Vermont

Pre-Level 1 (5/9, 8am – 4pm, tuition $190 pp) This is a course for people who have no prior experience in handling a chainsaw. Topics include receive training in how a chainsaw operates, basic maintenence, and bucking techniques.  It is excellent preparation for Levels 1 and 2, which will be offered in subsequent sessions.

This is a field-based workshop and will be conducted in any weather conditions except for heavy snows, thunderstorms or high-wind conditions. Bring snacks, a bag lunch, water and a construction-type hard hat; be dressed for any weather conditions and wear sturdy work-boots.

Space is limited and pre-registration is required.

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May 9
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Merck Forest & Farmland
3270 Route 315
Rupert, Vermont 05768
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