Event Calendar

Thursday, September 19, 2024

Hazard & Danger Tree Cutting & Felling

Start Date: 9/19/2024 9:00 AM EDT
End Date: 9/19/2024 3:00 PM EDT

Venue Name: City of Livonia DPW

Location:
12973 Farmington Rd
Livonia, MI  United States  48150

Organization Name: Michigan Green Industry Association

Contact:
Silvia Eichen
Email: silvia@landscape.org
Phone: (248) 646-4992


Hazard & Danger Tree Cutting & Felling

Thursday, September 19, 2024 (9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.) 

Instructor:  Phillip Kelley, Rowen Tree Training

This material was prepared under a Consultation Education and Training (CET) Grant awarded by the Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration (MIOSHA). MIOSHA is part of the Michigan Department of Labor and Economic Opportunity (LEO). Points of view or opinions stated in this document do not necessarily reflect the view or policies of LEO.

CEUs: 5.5 CTSP; 5.5 ISA Requested
 
This course will address the challenges of trees found in high-risk environments, which arborists must often deal with, such as uprooted, toppled, or suspended trees, and storm damage. Chainsaw safety, ergonomics and maintenance will be covered, as well as technical cutting, and both large and small tree felling. Hazard cutting techniques will be discussed and demonstrated.
 
** Please bring basic PPE (hardhat, safety glasses, hearing protection) for the outdoor portion of this seminar **
** Attendance limited to first 40 participants to register! **
 
Location: City of Livonia DPW, 12973 Farmington Rd, Livonia, MI 48150     
Registration: 8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.         Class: 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Cost: MGIA Members $45       Non-Members $45
All sales are final. No refunds. Same-day attendee substitutions are allowed. No credit applied to future classes.