Brush Cutter Training (Unit Standard 264182)

Course Content:

  1. Introduction
  2. Safety Precautions
    • PPE
      • Types of personal protective equipment.
      • Important information about PPE
      • PPE to wear when using a brush cutter
      • Maintenance of your PPE
    • Safety hazards
      • Steps to take to minimise hazards
      • Work safely with fuel
  3. Attachments
    • Parts
      • Grass cutting blade
      • Brush knife
      • Circular saw blade
      • Mowing heads
      • Nylon line head
  4. Cut and Trim
    • Use the brush cutter
      • Before starting the engine
      • Operate the brush cutter
      • Using the circular saw blade
  5. Preventative Maintenance
    • General precautions
    • Maintenance chart