Wood Chipper Operation & Safety - Douglas

Date: 3/29/2019 8:00 AM - 3/29/2019 3:00 PM

Location: Douglas Fire Station
64 Main St.
Douglas, Massachusetts

Capacity:

28/30


Overview
Course Description
This program will improve your safety skills and knowledge while operating a chipper.  Chipper operator safety depends on the ability to properly maintain and operate equipment, to help avoid serious injury or death. Hands on training will be provided.

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 - Safety helmet, eye & ear protection.

Registration begins at 7:30 am. Class start time 8:00 am.

This event is accessible to people with disabilities and individuals with limited English proficiency. If you need a reasonable accommodation (such as American Sign Language Interpreters, assistive listening devices, handouts in alternate formats, etc.) and/or language assistance (such as translated documents or an interpreter) to fully participate, please contact Cindy Schaedig at 413-577-2762 or cschaedig@ecs.umass.edu at least 14 days prior to the event.  Such services are provided free of charge.

 
Attendees
First Name Affiliation
Ernie Town of Douglas
Mark Town of Douglas
William Town of Longmeadow DPW
Joseph Town of Longmeadow DPW
Trevor Town of Medway
Dave Town of Plainville
Raymond Town of Douglas
Jason Town of Medway
Daryl Town of Medway
Steven Town of Medway
Andrew Town of Saugus
Andrew Town of Plainville
Shawn Town of Plainville
Joe City of Waltham, CPWD
Mike Town of Saugus
Ed City of Waltham, CPWD
Corey Town of Longmeadow
Tom Town of Grafton
David Town of Douglas
Peter Town of Grafton
Joel Town of Grafton
Ernie Town of Grafton
Randy Town of Holliston
Jay Town of Medway
Nicholas Town of Holliston
Felipe Town of Medway
Stephen Town of Plainville
Jason Town of Longmeadow Engineering
Instructors
  • Thomas Boudreau
    Surveyor at Town of Warren