Impact Wrench

Training

Candidates will receive training and instruction on the safe set up and use of the Impact Wrench. Candidates will demonstrate correct installation and removal on various components in preparation for assessment.

Overview

  • Attachment: Bance Auger Attachment, 8 Point Impact Rated Sockets (1.1/8, 1.3/8 & 1.6/8)
  • Inspection of impact wrench
  • Risk assessment of area
  • Safe set up of impact wrench
  • Safe operation of impact wrench

Candidate requirements

Candidates are required to bring the following items:

  • Sentinel Card
  • Hi Vis clothing, Top and Bottom (BS EN 471:2003 class 3 dry / BS EN 343: 2003 class 3 wet)
  • Hard Hat (BS EN 397: 1995)
  • Safety Boots (BS EN ISO 20345: 2004)
  • Gloves (EN388: 2003)
  • Safety Goggles (BS EN 166 B)
  • Ear Defence (BS EN 352-1)

Assessment

  • Candidates Knowledge will be assessed using RMF training academy questions both written and oral. Candidate’s practical ability will be assessed through formal observation.

Validity

  • Candidates that are deemed competent will receive a certificate of competence valid for 3 years. Delegates will also be given a card to display their competencies for which tools they can operate prior to the successful completion of this course.