ERIC Number: ED285002
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: N/A
Engineering Industry Training Board (EITB) Foundation Training. Unit 1.
Engineering Industry Training Board, London (England).
This instructional unit deals with broadly based appreciation training in a range of skills that are appropriate to a wide sector of occupations, including engineering drawing, engineering materials, bench fitting, sheet metal work, turning, milling, welding, and electricity/electronics. The materials presented are intended for instructors and trainees to use as a reference work and self-teaching aid. The unit consists of an instructor guide booklet, two-part training guide, skill and training specification listing and checklist, booklet of trainee guide notes, off-the-job work record book, and work experience guide and log book. The two-part trainee guide contains instructional text covering the following topics: general safety; fire procedures; first aid; engineering drawings; care and use of measuring equipment; procedures in measuring and marking out; materials; hand tools; techniques in tapping and screwing; sheet metal work; techniques for joining, turning, and milling; oxyacetylene and manual metal arc welding, electricity, electrical conductors and wiring, solder, electronic components, and circuit boards. (MN)
Descriptors: Check Lists, Electricity, Electronics, Engineering Drawing, Equipment Utilization, Fire Protection, Foreign Countries, Hand Tools, Machine Tools, Measurement Techniques, Off the Job Training, Postsecondary Education, Records (Forms), Safety, Sheet Metal Work, Trade and Industrial Education, Welding
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Students; Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Engineering Industry Training Board, London (England).
Note: For unit 2, see CE 048 048.