This subject provides students the opportunity to improve hand skills learnt in previous subjects as well as developing new techniques. The student is encouraged to develop confidence in the workshop situation as well as working independently. Students who do this practical subject will work through a variety of different projects. This subject covers:
- sheet metal construction,
- varied lathe processes including spinning and shouldering,
- joining metal using rivets, threading and soldering,
- bench work including marking out principles and threading.