Power Press Legislation

How can our training course be of benefit to your business?

For most organisations, having a well motivated and competent Power Press Maintenance and Production staff is essential.

NWTC will ensure that your staff are trained in accordance with current legislationill give them the skills and knowledge needed to safely operate power presses.


Course Content

  • Background of previous legislation
  • Details of the safety requirements including:-
  • Current legislation and codes of practice
  • Safety precautions
  • Nomenclature and identification of various types of press
  • Functions and classification
  • Programme cycles
  • Fixed and moveable guards
  • Trip and distance guards
  • Routine maintenance
  • Diagnostic monitoring and systematic fault finding
  • Routine maintenance and inspection
  • Daily certification
  • Recording procedures

Who should attend ?

Anyone required to operate or maintain a Power Press


Some operation experience required


On successful completion of this course, candidates will be issued with a North West Training Council Certificate.

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