Use chimney sweeping equipment


Operate tools and equipment meant to clean debris from chimneys such as dust sheets, torches, mirrors, floor sheets, bags for debris and various rods and brushes.

Alternative labels

using chimney sweeping equipment
use chimney sweeping tools
use equipment for chimney sweeping
use chimney cleaning tools

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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Use chimney sweeping equipment is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Chimney sweep: Chimney sweeps undertake cleaning activities of chimneys for all types of buildings. They remove ash and soot and perform maintenance on a regular basis, following health and safety regulations. Chimney sweeps may perform safety inspections and minor repairs.

Optional skill

Use chimney sweeping equipment is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.




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Last updated on September 20, 2022