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Ceramics Studio Induction

Entry level induction to the Ceramics Studio

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During the ceramics studio induction you will get a general induction to the ceramics studio etiquette and firing schedule and learn how to work safely and follow all health and safety procedures in the ceramics studio.

You will be introduced to the following areas within the ceramics studio

  • teaching room 
  • plaster casting room
  • slip casting room
  • glaze lab
  • kiln room
  • overflow backroom

You will also learn how to use the following pieces of fundamental equipment in the studio

  • slap roller
  • wall extruder

Machine Access

Once you have learnt this badge you will be granted access to the following machines:

  • Ball Mill
  • Clay/Glaze/Slip Mixer
Online Component | Must be Completed Before Badge Training
Safe Work Procedure (SWP)

Please read the Safe Work Procedures document at the link below. You may be asked to enter your zID and zPass to access the document. Instructions for use are in the tab 'SWP Steps'. Then check the declaration below on this page and press 'Submit'.

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Practical Component | Face to face training in Ceramics Studio
Badge Training

To book an induction time, if none are available, see staff in the Ceramics Studio in room EB04 or email artdesignceramics@unsw.edu.au

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