UNSW Making

Routers & Trimmers

The Routers and Trimmers Badge is an introduction to the safe uses and techniques of wood Routing Machinery and tools.

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Learn safety procedures and practical skills on the handheld Routers and Trimmers. This badge training session is assessed and if you are deemed competent you will receive your Badge.

Pre-requisite Badge/s

  1. Workshop Safety Badge

Please attend in covered footwear and appropriate clothing.

Machine Access

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

  • Router (Trim/Plunge)
Online Component
Safe Work Practice (SWP) Routers
Practical Component
Badge Training

Generally this machine does not have scheduled Badge Training sessions. Instead please complete the above online learning components and then speak with Makerspace Staff in person to arrange some Badge Training on this machine.

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