Nail Gun Training

Battery Power – Air – Butane Gas Nail Guns

The purpose of the nail gun training course is to provide operatives on the procedure on how to inspect and use their nail gun irrespective of type, make and model.

Employees, self employed contractors must be trained and have read the manufacture instructions before operating a nail gun.

Many employees and the self employed contractors are injured each year through misuse, negligence or lack of training on the safe use of your nail gun.

Course Aims and Objectives

  • Provide information and Instruction on the safe use of a nail gun in the workplace.
  • Be aware of the hazard and the risk when using a nail gun on site.

Course Content

  • Course Introduction (Previous use experience and knowledge)
  • PUWER (Provision and use of work equipment regulations) 
  • MHSWR (Management of health and safety at work regulations)
  • Collective and Individual safety controls, what does this mean?
  • Nail gun manufacture types
  • Inspection of your your nail gun before use
  • Maintenance service records
  • Identification of the components parts of a nail gun
  • PPE (Personnel protective equipment regulations)  
  • General use and the safety precautions that must be followed
  • procedures of cleaning your nail gun
  • Practical participation of nail gun type by all course candidates
  • Isolating your nail gun after use
  • Importance of correct Storage of your nail gun when not in use
  • Self audit by the user of the nail gun before use and after use
  • Trainer assessment

Duration: 4 hours

Certification: Certified  through CPD, under the banner of safe use of power tools, this evidence can be used as continuous professional development within your industry. (CPD)

The certification is valid for 3 years.

Course location: Apple Group Training, locations are based in Leeds, Rotherham and Birmingham. We also have the use of up to 300 partner training centres in the UK.

If you can not travel to one of our locations then as long as your workplace is suitable, we can provide training onsite to suit.

Benefits: Knowing that your employees will have received training on the safe use of a nail gun to the highest standard.

If you would like more information on the course content, cost of individual open courses or group bookings please contact us.

Additional information

Full UK Coverage

Aberdeen Ayr Airdrie Bath Bangor Brighton Bradford Basingstoke Basildon Barnsley Bristol Bolton Blackpool Blackburn Birmingham Birkenhead Bedford Bournemouth Chester Chesterfield Coatbridge Colchester Crawly Coventry Cumbernauld Cheltenham Chelmsford Cardiff Cambridge Derby Doncaster Dundee Dunfermline Darlington East Kilbride Eastbourne Edinburgh Exeter Glasgow Halifax Hamilton Hastings Hartlepool Hemel Hempstead High Wycombe Huddersfield Ipswich Inverness Kilbride Kilmarnock Kingston upon Hull Kirkcaldy Leeds Leicester Lincoln London Liverpool Livingston Luton Maidstone Manchester Middlesbrough Milton Keynes Newport Newcastle upon Tyne Newport Northampton Norwich Nottingham Nuneaton Oldham Oxford Paisley Portsmouth Preston Perth Peterborough Plymouth Poole Raleigh Reading Rochdale Rotherham Sale Salford Sheffield Stevenage Stirling Stockport Stoke-on-Trent Sunderland Sutton Coldfield Swansea Swindon Southampton Southend-on-Sea Slough Solihull Southport St Asaph St Albans St David’s Swansea Telford Warrington Watford Weston-Super-Mare Wigan Wolverhampton Worcester Worthing York