• Course name Sawdoctor Block 4 – Band and Circular Saw Maintenance 1
    Duration 1 week at Creswick with some assignment work
    2nd year course. This block develops skills in saw sharpening and introduces techniques for leveling, tensioning and welding. Maximum 6 participants.
  • Will be by demonstration of skills and answering related questions.
  • Content Sharpen bandsaws Sharpen circular saws File and set saws Level and tension circular saws Join bandsaw blades Maintain wide bandsaw blades Perform routine gas metal arc welding
  • Enrolment in FWP30711 Certificate III in Sawdoctoring Note: This block is only available to students undertaking the sawdoctor apprenticeship.
  • FWPSAW3207B Sharpen bandsaws (40 hrs) FWPSAW3208B Sharpen circular saws (30 hrs) FWPSAW3210B File and set saws (40 hrs) FWPSAW3213B INTRO- Level and tension circular saws (50 hrs) FWPSAW3214B INTRO- Join bandsaw blades (40 hrs) FWPSAW3220B INTRO- Maintain wide bandsaw blades (50 hrs) MEM05050B INTRO- Perform routine gas metal arc welding (20 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: $675.00 (State Government of Victoria Subsidised) Total Cost: $675.00