21-08 CS39 Aerial Cutting (20-21 November 2019)

Date(s) - 20/11/2019 - 21/11/2019
9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Berkshire College of Agriculture


This course covers work positioning and using a chainsaw to cut horizontal and vertical sections in the tree. The course covers free-fall and handheld techniques and different types of cuts. Find out more about the aerial cuttting course. You’l also get a chance to use battery operated saws as well as petrol-driven top handled chainsaws. This course was also known as CS39.


  • An additional day will be required for the assessment.
  • This course has pre-requisites, you will need to hold CS30 / 20-03, CS31 / 20-04 and CS38 / 20-13.
  • Although we can supply equipment for hire if required, we would suggest that you bring along your own top-handled chainsaw, fitted with tool strop, and fuel.
  • Climbing equipment must be in-date with LOLER requirements.