• Introduction to Power Tools - Gauteng

For Gauteng customers

Introduction to power tools training provides individuals with a foundational understanding of various power tools, emphasizing safety, proper usage, and maintenance. Here's an overview of what such training might cover:

Overview of Power Tools:

  • Introduction to the different types of power tools commonly used in various industries and applications.
  • Understanding the differences between handheld, stationary, and cordless power tools.

Safety Protocols:

  • Emphasizing the importance of safety when working with power tools.
  • Explanation of personal protective equipment (PPE) and its proper use.
  • Understanding the specific safety features of different power tools.

Basic Components and Functions:

  • Identification of key components of power tools.
  • Understanding the functions of switches, handles, guards, and other essential parts.

Types of Power Tools:

  • Overview of categories such as drills, saws, sanders, routers, and grinders.
  • Specific applications and best practices for each type of power tool.

Selecting the Right Tool for the Job:

  • Guidance on choosing the appropriate power tool based on the task at hand.
  • Considerations for material type, size, and the desired outcome.

Proper Tool Handling and Technique:

  • Instruction on the correct grip, stance, and control when using power tools.
  • Demonstrations of proper cutting, drilling, or sanding techniques.

Maintenance and Tool Care:

  • Importance of regular maintenance to ensure optimal performance.
  • Tips for cleaning, lubricating, and inspecting power tools.
  • Guidance on blade and bit changes, as well as accessory maintenance.


  • Common issues encountered with power tools and how to troubleshoot them.
  • Understanding warning signs for potential malfunctions.

Corded vs. Cordless Considerations:

  • Pros and cons of corded and cordless power tools.
  • Guidance on battery maintenance for cordless tools.

Practical Exercises:

  • Hands-on activities allowing participants to apply the knowledge gained.
  • Simulated or supervised use of power tools in a controlled environment.

Legal and Regulatory Compliance:

  • Overview of relevant safety regulations and standards.
  • Importance of adhering to local workplace safety guidelines.

Introduction to power tools training aims to empower individuals with the skills and knowledge needed to use these tools effectively, safely, and responsibly. The goal is to build confidence in handling power tools while minimizing the risk of accidents or injuries.

Event TypeTraining Course
Organiser NameElaine Symons
Organiser Emailelaines@vermontsales.co.za
Organiser Telephone0655846504
Dates2024-02-06 09:00:00 - 2024-12-31 16:00:00
Event Reminder Google Calendar Microsoft Live Download .ical reminder
Class/Event Length7 Hours
LocationVermont Sales Headquarters
192 Tsessebe Crescent
South Africa
-25.9497578 , 28.1407782
Seats available9993

Introduction to Power Tools - Gauteng

  • Code: CG-ITPT-2024
  • Availability: Seats Available!
  • Free!

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