Wood Chipper Operation & Safety

Course Description
Wood Chipper Safety is not a subject to be taken lightly. Serious injury and death can happen in the blink of an eye. Have you and your employees ever had any training on what many consider to be the most dangerous piece of equipment a municipality can own? Wood chippers are often used on a daily basis and in adverse conditions. Make sure you and your crew are properly trained! 

Who Should Attend
Anyone who uses a Chipper in their daily/occasional work to maintain property, do storm damage cleanup, right-of-way clearing, etc. can benefit from this workshop.

Participants must bring the following PPE (shared or personal): PPE - Safety helmet (preferably a forestry one), eye & ear protection, Boots, long pants, gloves are REQUIRED

Credit Hours

Road Scholar Hours

Continuing Education Credits (CEUs)


Road Scholar Credits

Select A Session

Date Session Name Location  
7/10/2024 8:00:00 AM Wood Chipper Operation & Safety - Hyannis Barnstable Public Works View Session
7/16/2024 8:00:00 AM Wood Chipper Operation & Safety - Wellesley Wellesley Department of Public Works View Session
8/1/2024 8:00:00 AM Wood Chipper Operation & Safety - Becket Becket Town Hall View Session
8/29/2024 8:00:00 AM Wood Chipper Operation & Safety - Athol Athol Public Library View Session