Power tools are one of the most important tools used in construction and manufacturing. They provide the power and precision necessary to quickly and accurately complete a variety of tasks. There are many types of power tools that can be used for different operations, such as drilling, cutting, grinding, and polishing. It is essential to know how to properly operate and manage these tools for any construction or manufacturing project. In this course, we'll discuss the different types of power tools, their operations, and management techniques. We'll start with the fundamental safety precautions for power tools and the laws that govern their use. You'll learn how to work safely with a power drill machine and how to prepare for a safe drilling procedure, including the fundamentals and components of electric drills to help you find the best one for your needs. After that, we'll discuss how to use a pneumatic drill and its applications in construction.
There are many types of power tools on the market such as saws, routers, blenders and more. Some tools provide a wide range of functions, while others provide more specialised operations. We'll delve into the most common types of saws and what each saw is best used for. You’ll learn about the circular saw, one of the most versatile tools in any workshop, and its various blades, each designed for different cutting tasks. We will also cover the essentials of jigsaws and chainsaws, including identifying key components, exploring their various uses, and discussing potential safety hazards. When it comes to sanding and smoothing out surfaces, electric sanders are an extremely useful tool in any workshop. We will discuss the various types of electric sanders and their applications, so you can decide which type is the best option for your project.
Next, we will cover the safe operating basics of an electric hammer and the differences between electric hammers and rotary hammers. We will demonstrate how to properly use an angle grinder on different objects. On top of that, we’ll show you the different types of routers and how to use them efficiently. The drill press, a commonly used machine tool, is primarily used for drilling holes. We'll explore the different parts of a drill press and its working procedure including the different parts of a lathe machine. This course is important for engineers, industrial workers and anyone who is enthusiastic about power tools. Power tools are an essential part of any workshop, garage or construction site. By understanding these tools and their proper usage, you can ensure that your projects are completed safely and efficiently. Join the course today and power up your knowledge of power tools for free! Start Course Now
What You Will Learn In This Free Course View All Learning Outcomes View Less
All Alison courses are free to enrol study and complete. To successfully complete this course and become an Alison Graduate, you need to achieve 80% or higher in each course assessment. Once you have completed this course, you have the option to acquire an official Diploma, which is a great way to share your achievement with the world.
Your Alison is:
- Ideal for sharing with potential employers
- Include it in your CV, professional social media profiles and job applications.
- An indication of your commitment to continuously learn, upskill & achieve high results.
- An incentive for you to continue empowering yourself through lifelong learning.
Alison offers 3 types of Diplomas for completed Diploma courses:
- Digital : a downloadable in PDF format immediately available to you when you complete your purchase.
- : a physical version of your officially branded and security-marked , posted to you with FREE shipping.
- Framed : a physical version of your officially branded and security marked in a stylish frame, posted to you with FREE shipping.
All are available to purchase through the Alison Shop. For more information on purchasing Alison , please visit our FAQs. If you decide not to purchase your Alison , you can still demonstrate your achievement by sharing your Learner Record or Learner Achievement Verification, both of which are accessible from your Dashboard. For more details on our pricing, please visit our Pricing Page