Learn how to sharpen the Tormek way and discover its full potential. The one day sharpening hand tools with Tormek course will introduce you to the whole range of Tormek hand tool jigs. Your tutor will guide you through various hand tools and how to sharpen them using specific Tormek hand tool jigs.
Hand tools you will cover include chisels, plane blades, knives, small carving tools, scissors and axes. Furthermore, you will learn how to get a razor sharp and repeatable square edge to your chisels and plane blades. Your tutor will guide you through the honing process and how to use the stone grader and truing device correctly. We encourage you to bring your own hand tools so we can send you home with them freshly sharpened.
You will start your day with a welcome talk, including a hot drink, health and safety brief and a breakdown of the machines you will be using.
At the end of the course you will take home a certificate of attendance.
The minimum age is 14 years old and anyone under 16 must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the course and must not be left unattended during class hours. If you would like to read our terms and conditions click here.