M101 - Hand and Power Tools

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2 days - 1.9 Continuing Education Units Awarded

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USD 895.00


This course is directed toward the most fundamental of skills including: Basic Mechanical Tools and Fasteners, Power Tools, and related safety issues. This course is very advantageous to new personnel in the mechanical maintenance field.

(Recommended Prerequisites - None)

  • Safety is objective #1. Learn the safe way to use hand and power tools.
  • Learn the proper use of metal fasteners for different applications

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  1. Identify and properly use hand tools
  2. Perform the safe operation of hand tools
  3. Demonstrate the proper use of metal fasteners used in a plant
  4. Perform the proper selection and use of power tools
  5. Understand the safe operation of power tools

Day One

  • Basic Hand Tools

Day Two

  • Power Tools
  • Plant Safety
 What You Will Receive:
  • 1 copy of HPC Technical Services' textbook, Hand & Power Tools.
  • A "Certificate of Completion" with 1.9 CEUs, authorized for issue by the International Associate of Continuing Education/Training.


This course is a requirement for Power Plant Maintenance Certification.  Those who attend this course are automatically qualified to take HPC Technical Services' Certification Examination.  This examination is offered at no additional expense to the participant.  An 80% passing grade is required.  The examination length will not exceed 2-hours.  Those who complete this examination will receive a revised "certificate of completion" that recognizes this accomplishment along with two-copies of a "To Whom It May Concern" letter that states their accomplishment.  (Two copies are provided, one for the participants' employer and one for the participants' personal file.)  

Consult HPC's website for detail on this certification program.