Safe Use of Nail Guns (Gas & Cartridge Tools) Course

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Course Overview

Our Safe Use of Nail Guns (Gas & Cartridge Tools) Course delivers a minimum of 4 hours of instruction to a maximum of 12 delegates. This course aims at providing training on Nail Guns and Staple Guns, ensuring delegates have the knowledge and understanding to carry out the pre-use inspection and the safe and correct use of gas-powered nail/staple guns in the workplace.

This course consists of a training room lecture, DVD presentation, written and practical assessment.

This course is aimed at personnel who are or could be using, supervising or managing the use of nail guns or staple guns in the workplace. There are no prerequisites for this course, however knowledge and experience of using this equipment would be an advantage.

Delegates should be fit and in good health and free from disabilities, whether physical or psychological, that may pose a threat to their own health and safety or the safety of others who might be affected by the operation of equipment.

Delegates are advised to bring their own nail/staple gun, nails and gas cartridges wherever possible.

At the end of the session delegates must successfully complete both theory and practical assessments. All who successfully complete this course of instruction will receive a Certificate of Training that is valid for three years.

The Paslode Nail Gun course consists of both theory and practical sessions which include:

  • Legislation, Regulations & Guidance
  • Hazards and risk when using equipmen
  • Risk assessment
  • Selection of tools
  • Selection of Cartridges / Fixings
  • Gas operated tools
  • Pre use checks
  • Trouble shooting
  • Maintenance and service
  • Post Firing procedure
  • Accessories
  • Recommended PPE

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