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    Using Cranes in Tree Removal (in Spanish)

    • December 03, 2022
    • 7:45 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Hyde Farm Cobb County - 721 Hyde Rd Marietta, GA 30068

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    Using Cranes in Tree Removal (in Spanish)

    Instructor: Tierson Boutte

    with Nahun Lemus and Gabriel Martinez


    Cost: $25 includes light breakfast and lunch, Registration required
    Location: Hyde Farm Cobb County - 721 Hyde Rd Marietta, GA 30068

    CEUS: 6 ISA Credits, SAF, and TCIA

    instruction 7:45-5 pm


    Description:  

    The course begins with a presentation on theoretical issues of cranes and their use in trees. Afterwards there will be a demonstration of how to remove a tree with a crane. The instructors talk with the participants about the application of theoretical topics in real life through interactive radios. -

    • Terminology 
    • Crane components and inspection 
    • Safety Standards and Federal Regulations 
    • Load charts and how to read and use them 
    • Methods of determining load before cutting in trees 
    • Crane sitting on steep or difficult terrain 
    • Frames and their uses in tree sections 
    • How to perform cuts successfully 
    • Dynamic loads

      Participants must bring:   

      • PPE: Hard hat, safety glasses, hearing protection, work boots, proper clothing including Hi-Viz 

      Georgia Arborist Association


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      Phone:  (404) 913-1422
      Address:  GAA ~ P.O. Box 2516, Decatur GA 30031

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