Pole Saw


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Pole Saw


FWPCOT3301 - Trim trees using a pole saw


4 hours face to face


Available on Request


$395 per person


In all our locations!

Pole Saw Course Overview

FWPCOT3301 is a comprehensive program designed to train participants with the necessary knowledge and skills to safely and efficiently trim trees using a pole saw. Through a combination of theoretical learning and practical hands-on exercises, participants will gain an understanding of the principles of tree trimming, safe work practices, and the operation of pole saws.

Course Objectives:

  • Understand tree trimming principles
  • Know the different types of pole saws
  • Safety precautions and risk assessment
  • Pole saw operation and maintenance
  • Tree trimming techniques
  • Working at heights
  • Environmental considerations

Target Audience

This course is specifically tailored for individuals working in the agricultural or horticulture industry, as well as those engaged in tree maintenance and related activities. This course is designed to cater to individuals who need to perform tree trimming tasks as part of their job responsibilities.

Course Delivery

Face to face training and assessment is conducted at one of Link Resources purpose built training facilities. Upon arrangement, training and assessment can be conducted on-site at the premises of industry clients providing there a suitable infrastructure and industry training facilities.

Link Resources Training Facilities:

Sunshine Coast: 8 Technology Drive, Warana, QLD 4575

Brisbane: 18/229 Junction Road, Cannon Hill QLD 4170

Kurwongbah: Neilson Road, Kurwongbah QLD 4503

Adelaide: Unit 4/77-79 Tapleys Hill Rd, Hendon SA 5014

Devonport: 226 Mill Road, Wesley Vale TAS 7307

Hobart: Glenorchy Football Club, 1A Anfield St, Glenorchy TAS 7010

Outcomes of Pole Saw Training

Students who are deemed competent will receive a Statement of Attainment for FWPCOT3301 – Trim trees using a pole saw, recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework. This certification is nationally recognised. The Statement is issued by Link Resources Training Pty Ltd (RTO 45483).

This certification will demonstrate their competency and readiness to operate a pole saw and perform tree trimming tasks in a safe and professional manner.

Payment Options

Please see the Link Resources Payments, Cancellations and Refund Policy below in Student Information for all details on Payments for your course.

Payment can be made via direct bank transfer, eftpos, cash or cheque. For billing information including who to write a cheque to, please email accounts@link-resources.com.au or call (07) 5491 2144.

Entry Requirements

All candidates must be literate in the English Language (no interpreters allowed).

Due to the physical performance requirements of course, all students are required to have the physical capability of operating a 5-7kg pole saw.

At enquiry, students can enter the program by expressing an interest and being sent an information pack that contains a booking notification and course information (Course Brochure). This interest process enables the RTO and client to work together to ensure the course is suitable for them and to identify any additional support needs & make adequate provisions.

No pre-requisites exist for this course.


After completing the course FWPCOT3301 – Trim trees using a pole saw, individuals have several potential pathways they can pursue in their career within the agricultural or related industries. The course provides valuable skills and knowledge that can open up various opportunities for career advancement and specialisation such as, tree care specialist, utility line clearance worker, forestry technician, groundskeeper, landscaper, self-employed, and OH&S roles.