Woodworking Tools Course Scotland

The Woodworking Tools Course Scotland is designed to provide operatives with the necessary skills and knowledge to enable them to safely Manage/Supervise/Operate/Inspect Woodworking tools.

Duration: 1 Day
Location: On-Site or Wilson Adrain Training Centre
Delegates: Maximum of 12 People

Aims of the Course:

To provide operatives with the necessary skills and knowledge to enable them to safely Manage/Supervise/Operate/Inspect Woodworking tools (Powered Saws, Nail Guns & all other woodworking power tools) provided & used at work. In compliance with PUWER 98.

Course Objectives:

By the end of the course, delegates will be able to:

  • Identify and control potential hazards arising from the use of Work Equipment.
  • Understand the correct method for storing, handling and transporting and tool selection.
  • Understand the BS/EN marking systems.
  • List and explain the function of the Controls used on Work Equipment.
  • Demonstrate competence in carrying out and recording daily/weekly checks.
  • Demonstrate the correct method of how to quarantine defective items.
  • Be aware of the legal requirements under PUWER 98.

PPE/Equipment Required:

  • Hi-Vis (jacket or vest)
  • Safety Boots
  • Gloves
  • Eye Protection
  • Ear Protection
  • Dust mask

Please Note: all must be in reasonable condition and fit for purpose.

Method of Delivery:

  • Presentation
  • Verbal Theory Session
  • Theory Test
  • Demonstration
  • Practical Exercises
  • Assessment

The Woodworking Tools Course Scotland is suitable for operatives that are required to and supervise and manage work woodworking equipment & other associated tools on site.

If you require further information on the course or any other Wilson Adrain Safety Management Training courses, please contact the Health & Safety Department on 0141 563 0330 or email enquiries@wilsonadrainsafety.co.uk.

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