OPERATE BRUSH-CUTTERS IN COMMERCIAL FORESTRY

Skills Programme – 123243 123 Credits at NQF Level 3 The brush cutter machine is a dangerous piece of equipment. It is a high-speed, fast cutting power tool and if it is not used correctly, it can cause injury and sometimes even death to the operator, as well as to other people, animals or property […]

Skills Programme – 123243
123 Credits at NQF Level 3

The brush cutter machine is a dangerous piece of equipment. It is a high-speed, fast cutting power tool and if it is not used correctly, it can cause injury and sometimes even death to the operator, as well as to other people, animals or property close to the area of work. People credited with this unit standard are able to prepare to operate the brush-cutter, demonstrate operating techniques and methods of brush-cutting and maintain equipment.

A qualified learner will be able to:

  • Prepare to operate the brushcutter.
  • Demonstrate operating techniques and methods of brushcutting.
  • Maintain equipment.

Entry Requirements:

  • Communication and Mathematical Literacy at NQF Level 1