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Hand Tools - Skill Group Pathway is a Program

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If you work in manufacturing, you may need to use hand tools to perform your job. This course introduces you to different types of hand tools and how they are used.

By the end of this course, you will be able to

  • Explain the purpose and function of a file
  • Describe how to use a hand reamer
  • Describe how to use lapping tools and lapping compounds
  • Explain the purpose of hammers, mallets, punches, and chisels
  • Describe how to use pliers and ratchets
  • Explain the purpose of layout dye and scribing tools
  • Explain how to use an optical center finder and a drill block

Estimated completion time (hours): 3.6