Welcome to the training section of the FISA Web site.

Training renewal due in the Covid Pandemic 

Some training has been undertaken if full adherence to control measures can be met.  Speak to the your training provider to discuss this.  Some training is not available and /or is postponed.  HSE guidance about training and the need to base your approach on a risk based assessment for training renewal must be followed.


Please look around to see what FISA training is available and how to apply. We have a small range of courses available - simply follow the relevant tab to review more details.

Courses currently provided and costs are:

  • Chainsaw Operator Refresher
    • FISA member £128+VAT
    • Non member £178+VAT
  • Chainsaw Supervisor
    • FISA member £110+VAT
    • Non member £185+VAT
  • Forest Works Manager
    • FISA member £110+VAT
    • Non member £185+VAT

Forest Industry Education Fund is able to make awards to some applicants for technical and professional courses such as chainsaw competency. Find out more here.