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Skills to Compete Turning- Evenings

The aim of the programme is to enable the learner develop the knowledge, skills and
competence to safely operate, under supervision, a centre lathe.

Start Date: 30-01-2023Hours/week: 08 Hrs 00 MinsDuration: 4 weeks

Timetable

Day Mornings Afternoons Evenings
Monday
Wednesday
Education Requirements
Applicants must have achieved a QQI Level 3 Major Award or its equivalent

Age Requirements
Applicants must have reached the current statutory school leaving age


Learning Aptitude
Good numerical and communication skills are essential including verbal and written command of the English language.


Previous Experience
N/A

Module Award Body
Turning – 4N2890 Turning (4N2890) QQI
Induction (Evenings)
On completion of the Training Programme learners will be able to:

1- Explain the various parts of the centre lathe and their operations.

2- Explain how the centre lathe is setup to produce production pieces.

3- Apply safe working practices while operating a centre lathe.

4- Interpret simple component drawings, including the following features: parallel and stepped diameters, drilled, reamed or bored holes, knurling (medium diamond) and chamfering.

5- Prepare a centre lathe to produce production pieces, including the tools and equipment needed to machine parallel and stepped diameters, drill, ream and bore holes, cut medium diamond knurls, part off and face component.

6- Operate a centre lathe to produce production pieces to specification, including machining parallel and stepped diameters, drill, ream and bore holes, cut medium diamond knurls, part off and face component.

7- Maintain the centre lathe, tools and equipment as per manufacturers recommendations.

Provider

Evening Training


Location

Waterford Training centre, Cork Road , Waterford , X91 PX02


Facilities

  • Free Parking
  • Wheel Chair Access
  • Tea/Coffee Making

Contact Details

Course Contact:
Teresa Greene Catherine Prendergast

Email:
teresagreene@wwetb.ie

Phone:
051 301564/ 051 301593