Spindle Sander Certification

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Spindle Sander Certification
Version 0.1.0
Approval Date 2020-11-03
Document/Printout Spindle Sander Certification
Required For Tools/Shops

Training Check-Off List:

Tool Anatomy

  • Mitre Guide
  • Sanding Drum
  • On/Off Switch
  • Sanding Table
  • Belt Attachment


  • Safety precautions are followed - safety glasses, proper clothing, work area cleared, etc
  • Dust collector is used properly
  • Demonstrates safe sanding procedures on a small piece of lumber that has an arc.


  • Demonstrates proper usage of abrasive belt cleaning block. (Big Eraser)


  • Work area is cleaned

Allowable Materials

  • Can name all the materials that can be sanded on wood shop sanders
  • Can state the 3 requirements of wood that is sanded on wood shop sanders

Lockout/Tagout Procedure

  • Tool unplugged and plug wrapped in safe/visible location, barrel covers and locks, tag filled out and posted, front desk notified