S-212, Wildland Fire Chainsaws, 2012
This instructor-led course has pre-course work (estimate 1 hour). Additional information about the course can be found on the Overview page.
- Read the S-212 Chainsaw Glossary of Terms to become familiar with terminology used in this course.
- Review this Chainsaw Safety video which discusses recent events regarding refueling accidents. A short discussion about this will be discussed in class.
These materials are for instructor-led delivery.
Click the individual links to download material or download all materials in one zip file (note zip file is 2 GB).
The Instructor Guide may contain references to appendices with presentations, exams, or ordering information. All materials from the course CD/DVD/USB are available here under the appropriate content title. While the CD/DVD/USB for this course is no longer sold through the cache, other materials might be. Reference the NWCG NFES Catalog - Part 2: Publications, PMS 449-2.
|Unit 1: Safety Requirements|
|Unit 2: Chainsaw Parts, Maintenance, and Operation|
|Unit 3: Fireline Construction and Mop Up|
Unit 4A: Chainsaw Tasks and Techniques:
Unit 4B: Chainsaw Tasks and Techniques:
Unit 4C Part 1: Chainsaw Tasks and Techniques:
Unit 4C Part 2: Chainsaw Tasks and Techniques:
Unit 4C Part 3: Chainsaw Tasks and Techniques:
Unit 4D: Chainsaw Tasks and Techniques:
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