This course is aimed at individuals who are already employed in the engineering sector working in a Tool Maker job role.
The work role should include at least one of the following:
- Manufacture and maintenance of tools
- fixtures and moulds used in manufacturing
- using a wide variety of machining
- welding and hand finishing techniques
The Manufacture of prototype components for new product development using a wide variety of machining, welding and hand finishing techniques
The course can be used to gain formal recognition in the way of a qualification for a learners' understanding of theory and practical application of tool making skills.