• Course name Sawdoctor Block 6 – Band and Circular Saw Maintenance 2
    Duration 1 week at Creswick with some assignment and on the job work
    2nd year course. This course builds on skills introduced in Blocks 4 & 5, and is aimed at providing intermediate skills associated with saw maintenance. Maximum 8 participants.
  • Will be by demonstration of skills and answering related questions.
  • Content: 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: Persons enrolling in this course must be enrolled in the Certificate III in Sawdoctoring apprenticeship and have significant previous experience in the maintenance of saw blades.
  • FWPSAW3213B Level and tension circular saws (50 hrs) FWPSAW3214B Join bandsaw blades (40 hrs) FWPSAW3220B Maintain wide bandsaw blades (50 hrs) MEM05050B Perform routine gas metal arc welding (20 hrs)
  • FWP11 Pathways Chart
  • 2014 Subsidised: Completion of units commenced & invoiced in Block 4.