This one day awareness programme is designed for maintenance employees and is intended to give sufficient knowledge and understanding of workshop hazards and safety precautions to be applied when working with workshop equipment including pedestal drills, bench and off hand grinders, lathes and milling machines.
The following topics are covered on this programme:
- Workshop hazards
- Safe use of drills, offhand grinders and lathes
- The functions of all components and tooling used with pedestal drills, bench and off-hand grinders, lathes and milling machines
- Machine terminology
- Knowledge of principles of workshop practices to include drill angles, drill faults, tool angles and work holding devices