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We have a nationwide network of training providers, making it easier than ever to access high quality training no matter where you are. Our members are highly experienced professionals who are experts in their fields and dedicated to providing the best training solutions. We have members located all over Australia, so you can find the right provider for your needs no matter where you are. Our members are passionate about helping you reach your goals and providing the best learning experience possible. With our nationwide network of members, you can be sure you’re getting the best training solutions possible.

Website: www.aplustraining.com.au

Email: ptutt@aplustraining.com.au

Phone: (08) 9459 4610

Mobile: 0457 746 476

Address: 30 Peppermint Drive, Thornlie WA 6108

Contact:

Peter Tutt, Director

Services:

Basic chainsaw operator training; manual tree falling training at basic and intermediate levels; technical service training for all hand held outdoor power products.

Locations:

Western Australia; other states and territories by arrangement.

Website: www.chainsawtraining.com.au

Email: chainsawtraining@bigpond.com
Mobile: 0429 300 323
Fax: (02) 4341 1344
Location: Central Coast NSW

Contact:

Ray Stone, Director

Services:

Full range of chainsaw and tree falling competencies

Locations:

All NSW

Website: www.emtrain.com.au

Email: rod@emtrain.com.au
Mobile: 0493 296 901
Postal Address: PO Box 8 Monbulk, Victoria 3793, Australia

Contact:
Rod Stebbing, Director

Services:
Delivered in conjunction with our partner RTO, National Workplace Services Group Pty Ltd (NWSG) RTO 22148, we offer nationally recognised training and assessment in basic chainsaw safety and maintenance, and chainsaw and felling operations in park and forest work environments (commercial and non-commercial).

Locations: 

Victoria, New South Wales.

Website: https://fits.wa.edu.au 

Email: fitstraining@wn.com.au
Phone: 08 97256322
Postal Address: PO Box 80, Pinjarra WA 6208

Contact: 

Karen Bowell

Services:
FITS Training Services is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO 50716) based in Bunbury WA. Since its inception in 1980, FITS has provided quality nationally recognised training primarily in the area of Forestry, and is the preferred provider to Forest Products Industries in WA but we also provide training to the Civil Construction and Mining Industry. FITS currently provides services in the South West, Goldfields, Great Southern, Mid West, Wheatbelt and Kimberley regions.

FITS Training Service is also funded by the W.A. Department of Training and Workforce Development to offer funded Traineeships in Certificate III Harvesting & Haulage FWP30216, Certificate III Sawmilling & Processing FWP30316, and Certificate III Forest Growing & Management FWP30116.

Locations: 

Western Australia

Website: www.rit.tafensw.edu.au/Tumut/forestindustrytrainingcentre.aspx

Email: david.priem@tafensw.edu.au
Phone: (02) 6981 4800
Mobile: 0428 424 234
Postal Address: PO Box 207 Tumut NSW 2720

Contact:

David Priem, Forest Industry Development Manager

Services:

Qualifications in: Forest Growing and Management, Harvesting and Haulage, Sawmilling and Processing, Wood Panel Products, Forest Operations, chainsaw tree falling courses, short courses customised to client needs.

Locations:

NSW, Victoria, Queensland

Email: waynelemke@tpg.com.au
Mobile: 0427 916 679
Fax: (02) 6291 6679
Postal Address: PO Box 3908 Weston ACT 2611

Contact:
Wayne Lemke, Director

Services:
Chainsaw training, forest growing and management, harvesting and haulage

Locations:
ACT, NSW, Victoria

Website: www.industrytraining.org

Email: ian@industrytraining.org
Phone: (07) 4033 0130
Fax: (07) 4054 6626
Postal Address: PO Box 957N North Cairns Qld

Contact:

Ian McLeod, Director

Services:

Certificate I to Diploma of Forestry; chainsaw; arborist; tree felling; First aid; confined spaces; loadshifting licences; Blue Card licences

Locations:

All states of Australia, PNG, Solomon Islands, Indonesia

Website: www.murraytraining.com.au

Email: phil@murraytraining.com.au
Phone: (02) 4655 2647
Mobile: 0425 552 649
Fax: (02) 4655 2647
Address: Bligh Ave, Camden South, NSW 2570 Australia

Contact:

Phil Murray, Owner

About:

Workplace trainer for over 28 years, training chainsaw operators in all levels 30 years+. Retired manager, applications specialist for Stihl Australia. Original concept designer and author of “Pole Saw operation and maintenance” user guide, sold copy-write to NSW Department of Primary Industries. Currently under partnership/ contract with NSWDPI Tocal College.

Services:

Training and consultancy for machinery operators in horticulture and agriculture services. Key training services are in chainsaw safety and use from first time users to industry professionals.

Locations:

Australia wide and South Pacific Islands.

Formerly TABMA Training

Website: www.ntha.com.au

Email: info@ntha.com.au
Phone: 1800 822 621
Fax: (07) 3456 7099
Postal Address: PO Box 185, Brisbane Market, QLD 4106

 
Contact:

Louise Kinloch – General Manager

Services:

Not-for-profit industry association providing nationally recognised training across all industry sectors, including truss and frame design and manufacture. Full qualifications and short courses, including government funded trainee-ships.

Locations:

Australia-wide

Website: http://www.safetyfireandmedicalaustralia.com.au 

Email: ron@safetyfireandmedicalaustralia.com.au
Phone: 0411656489
Postal Address: 4004 Towradgi, NSW 251

Contact:

Ron Catlin

Services:

We offer the following courses:

  • Use handheld chainsaw

  • Maintain Chainsaws

  • Trim and cut felled trees

  • Fell Trees manually (Basic)

  • Fell Trees manually (Intermediate)

    • Pole saw

Locations:
  • New South Wales

  • Australian Capital Territory

Website: www.southerntraining.com.au

Email: enquiries@southerntraining.com.au
Phone: (02) 6496 1974
Fax: (02) 6496 1976
Postal Address: 15/16 Hopkins St Eden NSW

Contact:

Charlie Waites, Director

Services:

Cert I to Diploma in Forestry, Cert I & II General Construction, national load shifting, confined space, dogging, rigging, OHS, first aid

Locations:

Eastern states of Australia

Website: www.tafegippsland.edu.au

Email: tcuttriss@tafegippsland.edu.au
Phone: (03) 5155 6530
Location: Forestec – Kalimna West VIC

Contact:

Tracey Cuttriss – Administration Officer Forestec

Services:

Building on over 85 years’ experience in training and education TAFE Gippsland is set to provide improved opportunities and outcomes for vocational education students across Gippsland and South Eastern Victoria.

Website: www.timbertrainingcreswick.com.au

Email: info@timbertrainingcreswick.com.au
Phone: (03) 5345 2018
Fax: (03) 5345 1198
Postal Address: PO Box 215 Creswick Vic 3363

Contact:

Rob Rule, Manager

Services:

Sawmilling, timber drying, wood machining, sawdoctoring, forest growing and management, timber manufactured products, chainsaw.

Locations:

Victoria

Email: p.berry@bigpond.net.au
Phone: (02) 6777 2418
Mobile: 0427 772 418
Postal Address: 113w Hill St Walcha NSW 23540

Contact:

Peter Berry, Director

Services:

Chainsaw operation, machinery operation, Certificate III in Harvesting and Haulage

Locations:

Eastern states of Australia

Email: timbertrain@bigpond.com
Mobile: 0409 546 247
Fax: (03) 6352 4443
Location: Scottsdale, Tasmania

Contact:

Greg Howard, Director

Services:

Forest harvesting training and assessment; occupational health and safety; accident investigation

Locations:

Tasmania, southern states

Website: www.ttimbertraining.com.au

Email: bill@ttimbertraining.com.au
Mobile: 0427 447 510
Postal Address: PO Box 2007, Mandurah WA 6210
Location: Mandurah, Western Australia

Contact:

Bill Towie, Director

Services:

Training and assessment in chainsaw maintenance and handling; basic, intermediate and advanced tree falling; treejacking techniques, all aspects of OHS, including safety management systems, incident investigation, training and audits.

Locations:

South-west WA, and other areas in WA by arrangement

Website: www.trainingfortrees.com.au

Email: info@trainingfortrees.com.au
Phone: (07) 3378 8662
Mobile: 0437 734 836
Location: Kenmore East, Queensland

Contact:

Peter Chaffin, Director

Services:

Chainsaw training and assessment. Scope of registration from chainsaw level one up to and including Fall trees manually advanced. AHC20410 Certificate II in Horticulture, AHC20510 Certificate II in Arboriculture and AHC30810 Certificate III in Arboriculture.

Locations:

Queensland and NSW

Website: https://vetcentreqld.com

Email: vince@vetcentreqld.com
Phone: 0414464939
Postal Address: Brooyar Park 522 Thornside Road Widgee, Qld 4570

Contact:

Vince Carige

About:

We offer the following courses:

  • Chainsaw readiness courses

  • Certification of Levels 1-3

  • WHS compliance policy and procedures

Locations covered:
  • Western Australia

  • Queensland

  • South Australia

  • Northern Territory

  • Victoria

  • New South Wales

  • Australian Capital Territory

  • Tasmania

  • Remote regions

Additional Information:

Complete chainsaw trailer with all required PPE and equipment. Travel to the client.

Website: www.vsr.com.au

Email: learn@vsr.com.au
Phone: (02) 6368 7284
Fax: (02) 6368 7206
Postal Address: 2513 Mitchell Highway, NSW Australia

Contact:

Colin MacRae, Director

Services:

Training in chainsaw maintenance and crosscutting, basic tree falling, intermediate tree falling

Locations:

NSW

Email: chainsawtraining@hotmail.com
Phone: 0432 206 104
Postal Address: 189 Bargara Road, Kalkie, Please Select 4670 QLD

Contact:

Wayne Perkins, Trainer Assessor

Services:

Trim and Cut Felled Trees to Advanced Tree Falling in both Non Commercial and Production Harvesting, Loader Operations, Environmental Care and OHS Policy and Procedures

Locations:

Queensland

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