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Wood Lathe Badge

Individual Training on the Wood Lathes

Wood Lathe Badge image

This badge gives a basic overview to using the Wood Lathes in a tutorial environment. After attending the Badge Training session Makerspace staff will keep a training log of each users progress.  Once a user has been deemed competent on the machine they will receive the Wood Lathes Badge. 

Pre-requisite Badge/s

  1. Makerspace Safety Induction Badge (MS)

Machine Access

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

  • Wood Lathe
Online Components
Safe Work Procedure (SWP)

Please read the Safe Work Procedures document at the link below. You will be asked to enter your zID and zPass to access the document. Click the "Declare As Read" button on the SafeSys website, then check the declaration below on this page and press Submit.

Click here to Read
Practical Components
Badge Training (Individual)

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.

Please note that due to the complex nature of this machine in most cases multiple training session will be required to become competent on this machine. After attending the Badge Training session Makerspace staff will keep track of user progress via a training log.  Once a user has been deemed competent on the machine they will receive the associated Badge. 

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