Prerequisite: Any Discovery Class 

Please note, this class is required for all new Adam’s Forge members who wish to attend Open Forge sessions.  Existing members must also take the class and have until December 31st, 2023 to successfully complete the class in order to attend Open Forge sessions.  It is also required for any of our bladesmithing classes in which power tools are used.

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Date: October 24, 2023

Time: 6 pm – 10 pm

Location: Adam’s Forge

This class is designed to introduce you to the best practices for safely using our shop equipment with an emphasis on power tools.  From the bandsaw, belt grinders, bench grinder & wire wheel to drill presses and how to safely shutdown the forges, our instructors will demonstrate proper use and guide you as you practice, learn, and finally demonstrate your ability to follow all the safety guidelines.

Once you sign up for the class, you’ll then take a series of online tests, which you must pass with a minimum of 85% prior to the start of your class.  Follow the online instructions to forward the test results to  The on-site class is 4-hours in length and the class size is limited to 4 people.