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Course Info

Certificate III in Sawdoctoring

National Course Code: FWP30716

Overview

The nationally recognised Certificate III in Sawdoctoring will sharpen your skillset and enable you for trade work as a sawdoctor. Learn to assess the quality of cuts, how to sharpen and recondition blades, and make joins using techniques like brazing and soldering.

LEARN NEW SKILLS

Through a mix of theory and practical coursework, learn to:

  • Assess and maintain saw performance
  • Sharpen blades and saws
  • File and set saws
  • Recondition settings for a variety of saws and blades
  • Perform brazing and silver soldering

DEVELOP YOUR TALENT

Develop the attributes to help get ahead:

  • An ability to work in an industrial workshop setting
  • Interest in machinery and tools
  • Be keen to get their hands dirty
  • Great communication skills
  • Able to work in a team
  • Collaboration skills

ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS

Completing this course provides you with:

  • A nationally recognised qualification at Certificate III in Sawdoctoring
  • A strong pathway to continue your study and enhance your career opportunities

Career opportunities:

  • Saw technician
  • Production supervisor
  • Optimisation technician
  • Manufacturing manager
  • Timber advisory manager

GROW YOUR CAREER

Diversify your career further with the:

  • Certificate IV in Timber Processing

This course is superseded. You can still enrol in this course, and you will be contacted if you need to transition into the next version when it is available.

  • Nationally Recognised Training
  • Apprenticeship Allowed

This course is superseded

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