All MiGCSA Members or their employees are invited to attend this Chainsaw Safety Training class at Muskegon Country Club hosted by Jeff Hopkins.
The cost for this event is only $25 thanks to the generous support of our Industry Partners.
The instructor is Dustin Brighton, 20 years of professional tree work, Firefighter/ EMT 20 years, Rope Technician , Certified Arborist, Tree Rigging Tech, Instructor for Arboriculture Canada, State of Michigan fire instructor, CPR First Aid instructor, Tree Risk assessment certified arborist & Heavy equipment operator.
Topics to include: Chainsaw safety and Cutting techniques, Statistics of fatalities and injuries, PPE, Chainsaw handling and proper starting, The six step felling process, Limbing and Bucking, Saw Maintenance,
Coffee and Doughnuts - 8:00 - 9:00
9:00 - 11:00 - Part 1
11:00 - 11:30 - Lunch
11:30 - 2:00 - Part 2