To provide a level of competence in the inspection of Power Presses and in safe working practice in relation to Power Press setting.
The basic requirements of the legislation associated with setting and operation of Power Presses.
The causes of accidents with Power Presses and the losses incurred.Basic operating mechanisms of Power Presses with particular reference to clutch systems, braking systems, principal components and their interrelationship.Methods of operating Power Presses with particular reference to techniques for loading material to the tools.
Key features of press guarding systems referring to: Fixed Guards, Interlocking Gate Guards (Electrical, Mechanical), Automatic guards, Photoelectric Curtains
Understanding the concept of the closed tool.
Safety Inspection of Power Presses
Principles relating to thorough examination
Demonstrate competence in the safe setting Power Presses and related adjustment.
Rochdale Training Certificate
Multiple choice questions
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