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Beginners Woodturning Course (2 Day)

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Parking: There is parking available on site although our main car park is often busy. We have a green parking initiative in place with reserved parking spaces which are clearly marked. We would be grateful if you do not park in these spaces as they are reserved for our staff that car share. If you have any problems finding a space please speak to our Receptionist. What’s included in the cost of the course: All materials and equipment are provided so it is not necessary for you to bring anything with you. A light lunch and refreshments will be provided. What to wear: Work smocks, ear defenders, masks and safety eyewear are all offered for the duration of the course. For health and safety reasons, sensible footwear must be worn, ie not open toed shoes. Please remove any dangling jewellery and ensure that long hair is tied back. Please note: Axminster Tool Centre, including the Skill Centre, is a totally non-smoking site and you will not be able to smoke within the perimeter of our site. Cancellation If the customer cancels their place on a course within 30 days of the course start date, the company reserves the right to retain the course fee. Should the customer cancel prior to 30 days before the course start date, then a full refund of the course fee will be issued.

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Axminster Skill Centre

Unit 10

Weycroft Avenue

Axminster

EX13 5PH

United Kingdom

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Parking: There is parking available on site although our main car park is often busy. We have a green parking initiative in place with reserved parking spaces which are clearly marked. We would be grateful if you do not park in these spaces as they are reserved for our staff that car share. If you have any problems finding a space please speak to our Receptionist. What’s included in the cost of the course: All materials and equipment are provided so it is not necessary for you to bring anything with you. A light lunch and refreshments will be provided. What to wear: Work smocks, ear defenders, masks and safety eyewear are all offered for the duration of the course. For health and safety reasons, sensible footwear must be worn, ie not open toed shoes. Please remove any dangling jewellery and ensure that long hair is tied back. Please note: Axminster Tool Centre, including the Skill Centre, is a totally non-smoking site and you will not be able to smoke within the perimeter of our site. Cancellation If the customer cancels their place on a course within 30 days of the course start date, the company reserves the right to retain the course fee. Should the customer cancel prior to 30 days before the course start date, then a full refund of the course fee will be issued.
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Embark on your woodturning journey with our two day beginners woodturning course. Learn from your experienced tutor who will guide you through the tools, equipment and accessories you need to create delightful pieces from wood.

What you will learn

Encompassing the basics in woodturning, your two days will cover sharpening techniques, drilling on the lathe and parting off techniques. Furthermore you’ll discuss and learn finishing techniques to enable your designs to really stand out. Finishes include friction polishes, sealers, waxes and oils. With guidance from your tutor, you will gain hands-on experience throughout the course.

What you’ll take home

  • A bud vase
  • A toadstool
  • A bowl
  • Certificate of attendance
  • How to - ‘Course details’

Items you take home can change depending on the resources and materials available on the day.

Additional information

You will start your day with a welcome talk, including a hot drink, health and safety brief and a breakdown and review of the equipment you will be using.

No woodturning experience needed.

The minimum age is 14 years old and anyone under 16 must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the course and must not be left unattended during class hours. If you would like to read our terms and conditions click here.

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Axminster Skill Centre

Unit 10

Weycroft Avenue

Axminster

EX13 5PH

United Kingdom

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Refunds up to 30 days before event

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