McDougall's Power Equipment are pleased to announce we are now running a chainsaw operation and maintenance courses in conjunction with GlobalNet Academy.  They are being ran by Marcus Thalmann a friendly and relaxed qualified trainer.


The course will be run usually from 9:00am to 4:30 pm.

Courses are generally ran in the Kingborough region.

Current dates scheduled for 2021:   February 27th, March 27th, April 24th, May 29th

Some of you may wish to do the course simply to try out a range of chainsaws to see which one may suit your requirements.  We will be using:


Husqvarna 395xp

Husqvarna 562xp

Husqvarna 550xp II

Husqvarna 450E

Please click on the link below which will take you to GlobalNet Academy's (RTO 60058) website to register with them.  The unit is: AHCMOM213 – Operate and maintain chainsaws.  The cost of this is $300


All participants can complete the first part of the course, and gain an assessment certification up to 12 months after the course.  

Please bring steel cap boots, gloves, safety glasses, sunscreen if needed, drinks, morning tea and lunch with you.


Helmet, earmuffs and chainsaw chaps will be provided.

You can bring your own chainsaw if you wish, as long as it is in good working condition and all safety devices are operational.