Year 10 Metalwork

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Year 10
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This is a full year program at 3 hours per week. The students will be prepared for entry into Level 1 Metal work the following year. Students will be taken through a basic workshop safety course. They will learn to measure and draw to scale and be able to interpret plans. Students will learn sheetmetal skills, cutting, folding, riveting and welding. Students will learn to turn and mill a variety of different metals to produce finished components, they will learn to measure precisely, to tap holes and cut threads. Students will understand how to make patterns for casting and will make moulds and pour aluminium to produce components for their projects.