Wildland Fire Chain Saws, S-212, is an instructor-led course intended to be presented at the local level. The course lessons provide introduction to the function, maintenance and use of internal combustion engine powered chain saws, and their tactical Wildland Fire application.
Field exercises support entry level training for firefighters with little or no previous experience in operating a chain saw, providing hands-on cutting experience in surroundings similar to fireline situations.
24hrs. Classroom & Field
Chainsaw, Gloves, Boots, Hard Hat, Safety Goggles and Chaps shall be furnished by student
Prerequisite: Qualified FFT2, current certification in Basic First Aid and CPR.