Course: FALB: Faller B Certification
Dates: September 17, 2013
Location: Brainerd Forestry shop
Sponsor: Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
Course Description: Faller Class B (FALB) Intermediate Sawyer is a person qualified to conduct general cutting and a limited range of saw work that includes bucking, limbing and falling of trees up to 24 inches diameter breast height including assessing elevated risk trees if to determine if they fall within capability level. Once certified, FALB are qualified to serve as an evaluator for task books for trainee FALB.
Target Audience: Current FALB recertifying in the position and FALA wishing to certify for the first time.
FALB are required to complete the field recerfication every 3 years.
Course Prerequisites: FALB are required to complete the following training:
Faller A's must complete a FALB task book prior to attending a FALB certification session.
Students should bring PPE (including cut resistant boots), saw, wedges, lunch and water.
Class Size: 30
Nominations Due: 2013-09-10
Remarks: Classroom session from: 9 am-11am at shop- field practical portion remainder of day. Students need to bring proper PPE & equipment and dress for the weather. Completed FALB taskbook if you are a FALA trying for a FALB To register for the course please contact Todd Manley.