Woodworking Skills Workshop | Beginners Level 1 | Build a Box

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1/10 Hunter St, Parramatta NSW 2150, Australia
$170
The Bower Reuse and Repair Centre
0295686280

Woodworking Skills Workshop | Beginners Level 1 | Build a Box

1/10 Hunter St, Parramatta
10-3pm

Bower Reuse and Repair Centres offers a selection of Introduction to Woodwork Courses to choose from as part of its Maker Series.

Our Build a Box workshop will provide a basic first hand introduction to carpentry and woodworking skills. During the workshop, each participant will build a small crate from reclaimed timber that they can take home with them at the end of the day.

This is a 5-hour workshop.

Learning Outcomes    

At the end of this 5-hour workshop you will:

  • Have a general understanding of safety in the workshop
  • Understand the materials and processes required for a basic carpentry project, including planning and measuring
  • Be able to safely operate a basic tool list including handsaws, hammers, drills, and drivers
  • Be able to safely operate a power saw in a workshop setting
  • Appreciate the benefits of sustainability and reuse in DIY projects
  • Understand basic joining and fixing techniques
  • Feel inspired to take on other creative projects
  • Have your own functional crate!

Skill Level

This course is suitable for beginners (18 years and over) with no prior woodwork experience.

Accessibility

The Bower’s instructors are experienced at facilitating courses for individuals living with disability. Please let us know about any special requirements prior to enrolment so that our staff can prepare in advance.

Tools and Materials

All tools and materials relating to the project will be provided by The Bower, however we do ask that participants ensure that long hair is tied back, and appropriate footwear (closed-in) shoes are worn.

Please bring along the following PPE:

  • Facemask
  • Safety googles/glasses
  • Earmuffs or earplugs

Transportation and Parking

The Bower Parramatta is located 750m from the Parramatta train station. A free shuttle service (Route 900) stops nearby (at the corner of Macquarie & O’Connell Street). Paid parking is available directly above The Bower in the Hunter Street (Justice Precinct) car park.


 


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1/10 Hunter St, Parramatta NSW 2150, Australia
$170
The Bower Reuse and Repair Centre
0295686280