Stihl Saw Syllabus

Duration:                   1 day – to be included with Abrasive Wheels Regulations

Ratio:                          6 Students: 1 Instructor

1. AIM

 To provide the theoretical and practical knowledge to safely operate Stihl Saws.


The course will comprise of theoretical and practical instruction covering the following: –

a. Responsibilities under the Health and Safety Law

b. P.U.W.E.R.

c. L.O.L.E.R.

d. Noise at work Regs 1989

e. P.P.E. Regs 1992

f. The importance of the regulations to users and supervisors

g. Safety precautions

h. Working Parts of the Stihl Saw

i. Refueling process, dangers of storage of flammable materials

j. Preparation of use of saw

k. Cutting procedures

l.Practical use of saw.