• Course name Sawdoctor Block 2 – Brazing, Tipping and Sharpening Tipped Blades and Hand Tools
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    Duration 1 week at Creswick with some assignment work
    1st year course. This course is aimed at providing skills for replacing tungsten tips, the sharpening of tipped saws and hand sharpening of cutting tools. Maximum 8 participants.
  • Will be by demonstration of skills and answering related questions.
  • Content
    1. Hand sharpen knives and blades
    2. Sharpen tipped circular saws
    3. Replace tungsten tips
    4. Perform brazing/ silver soldering
  • Enrolment in FWP30711 Certificate III in Sawdoctoring Note: This block is only available to students undertaking the sawdoctor apprenticeship.
  • FWPCOT3201B Hand sharpen knives and blades (20 hrs) FWPSAW3212BA Sharpen tipped circular saws (30 hrs) FWPSAW3218B Replace tungsten tips (30 hrs) MEM05006C Perform brazing/ silver soldering (30 hrs)
  • FWP11 Pathways Chart
  • 2014 Subsidised: The student fee is indicative only and subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Additional fees may apply such as student services and amenities fees. Indicative Tuition Fee: $200.00 (State Government of Victoria Subsidised) Total Cost: $200.00