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Volunteer Training: Basic Chainsaw Skills and Safety Procedures

April 27 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am

Description:

Saturday, April 27, 2024   –   Saturday, April 27, 2024   Time: 8a-11a,

Location: 5338 Ladysmith Rd Ruther Glen VA 22546

     Are you ready to take your volunteer service with 516 Project to the next level? Join us for our Basic Chainsaw Training class designed specifically for volunteers like you who are eager to lend a hand in our community and disaster response efforts.

In this comprehensive training session, you will gain essential knowledge and practical skills in chainsaw operation and safety.

Key Learning Objectives:

1. Chainsaw Safety Essentials: Learn the fundamental safety precautions and protocols to ensure your well-being and the safety of those around you while operating a chainsaw.

2. Chainsaw Basics: Familiarize yourself with the components of a chainsaw, proper maintenance techniques, and the importance of equipment inspection before each use.

3. Operational Techniques: Basic chainsaw handling techniques, including starting, stopping, and cutting.

4. Hazard Identification: Develop the ability to recognize potential hazards and obstacles in the work area and understand how to mitigate risks effectively.

5. Emergency Procedures: Acquire knowledge of emergency procedures and first aid measures in case of accidents or injuries during chainsaw operations.

Who Should Attend:

This class is mandatory for any volunteer wishing to operate a chainsaw during 516 Project workdays or disaster responses. Volunteers with varying experience levels are welcome, from beginners to those seeking a refresher on chainsaw safety and operation.

Sign-Up Here to secure your spot!

https://app.initlive.com:443/JE/xbe56kd32dixq7 

Details

Date:
April 27
Time:
8:00 am - 11:00 am

Building Access to Hope

Our open application window is currently CLOSED.

Referral partner churches/agencies, please contact your 516 Project contact directly for updates on existing applications or new referrals.

We are working diligently to review, assess, and respond to the applications we have received. It is our goal to serve as many people as our resources allow.

Our next open application window will open on June 1, 2024.

We are working diligently to review, assess, and respond to the applications we receive. If you have a project need, please call us at
540-940-6794 or visit our Contact Us page to discuss your needs. It is our goal to serve as many people as our resources allow. We look forward to speaking with you to learn how we can build access to hope in your life.

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