Chainsaw Safety Training, Meadowbrook C.C.
40941 Eight Mile Rd.
Northville, MI 48167
All MiGCSA Members or their employees are invited to attend this Chainsaw Safety Training class at Meadowbrook Country Club in Northville hosted by MiGCSA Board Member Jared Milner, Assistant Superintendent's Andy O'Haver, Nicholas Freeman & Dennis McVety.
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
**Following the seminar, Dustin will do a live takedown of a tree**