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EFESC General assembly 2017

The EFESC General assembly took place at Arnhem, the Netherlands. The hosting organization was IPC Groene Ruimte the largest education centre in the Netherlands for the whole green sector.

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ECC in German FSC-Standards

The European Chainsaw Certificate is now part of the revised FSC-standards in Germany (version 3.0, valid from mid 2017). In a nutshell: as from 01/07/2020, all professional chainsaw users working in FSC-certified forests, must have an ECC3-certificate or an equivalent national certificate.

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EFESC Standards Committee meeting

On 18th and 19th of May, the EFESC Standards Committee held a meeting at the IPC Groene Ruimte in Arnhem in the Netherlands.

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Updated versions of ECS available

The EFESC Standards Committee has recently revised European Chainsaw Standards 1, 2 and 3. The updated versions of the standards are now available on our download page. You will also find a version with highlighted changes to compare previous versions of the standards.

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Successful ECC Assessor workshop

The Assessor Workshop last week was a great success, thanks to the contribution of 16 participants including 6 members of the Standards Committee. A 'heavy' agenda was completed each day under the determined direction of meeting chairman Roland Tromp, with positive results.

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ECC assessor workshop

EFESC is holding a Training Workshop for ECC Assessors in Brussels, Belgium

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