Thursday, August 18, 2022 at 8:30AM - 5:00 PM ET
Pilot Mountain State Park, Pinnacle, NC
REGISTRATION & INFORMATION: go.ncsu.edu/chainsaw101
Registration: 8:30 - 9 AM ET, Class: 9 AM - 5 PM ET
Come learn the basics of chainsaw safety! Topics will include:
- Personal protective equipment
- Buying and maintaining a saw
- Safe chainsaw operation
- Hands-on experience in basic chainsaw operation • Answers to your chainsaw questions!
PPE and saws will be provided for those who wish to practice basic operations, but participants are encouraged to bring their own if available.
Cost: $10, includes lunch. Scholarships available for those in need. Registration is required by Friday, August 12. Space is limited.
Hosts: NC State Extension Forestry, NC State University, Safe Steps
This work is supported by the Renewable Resources Extension Act funding from the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture.