General Wood Shop Clearance Test



For experienced woodworkers who can demonstrate the safe, careful, and clean use of the equipment without instruction.

Users who lack experience should take the

Equipment Included:

    • Table Saw
    • Mitre Saw
    • General Purpose Band Saw
    • Panel Saw
    • Drill Press
    • Combination Belt/Disc Sander

Candidates must demonstrate to the satisfaction of the instructor that they can use the equipment:

  1. Safely: with consideration for both their safety and that of other users
  2. Carefully: without harming the equipment
  3. Cleanly: leaving the work area as clean or cleaner than when they started

This Clearance Test is open to all, but users must have an active membership to access the equipment outside of class time.